NBA 2020-21: Kevin Durant full of praise for his Brooklyn Nets’ teammate Kyrie Irving

NBA 2020-21: The Brooklyn Nets played Washington Wizards in their first NBA preseason live. But. the highlight was Kevin Durant coming back after 522 days. Durant was injured and did not play the whole season with the Nets. Kyrie Irving also missed a majority of the last season. Both, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving are back.

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Kevin Durant started the scoring for the Brooklyn Nets with a slam. He played for a healthy 24 minutes. While on the court, he scored 15 points, dished out 3 assists, and grabbed 3 rebounds.

Kyrie looked incredible,” Durant said after Sunday’s preseason game, per Joe Vardon of The Athletic. “He’s unstoppable, he’s a master of his craft. He can pretty much do whatever he wants out on the floor.

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Kyrie Irving finished with 18 points in 17 minutes of the 119-114 win over the Washington Wizards, shooting 7-of-9 from the field.

Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving were full of confidence.

Irving had an excellent field goal percentage of 77% as he knocked down shots left, right, and center. He scored 18 points in 18 minutes. He also dished out 4 assists and grabbed 1 rebound.

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NBA 2020-21 Schedule: The tentative NBA schedule calendar for the 2020-21 season:

 • Dec. 11-19, 2020: Preseason games

 • Dec. 22, 2020 – March 4, 2021: First Half of regular season

 • March 5-10, 2021: All-Star break

 • March 11 – May 16, 2021: Second Half of regular season

 • May 18-21, 2021: Play-In Tournament

 • May 22 – July 22, 2021: 2021 NBA Playoffs

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