Billy King talked to reporters about the draft and free agency Wednesday at the Nets wound up a two-day draft workout at the PNY Center in East Rutherford. King appeared to be lowering expectations on the draft while raising them on the team's ability to retain its core.
Billy King said chances are the Nets won't get into the first round tomorrow. Second round is more of a possibility.— Stefan Bondy (@NYDNInterNets) June 25, 2014
King confirmed Alan Anderson will opt out of contract. Said it's expected. FWIW, minutes later Anderson popped out and went to weight room.— Rod Boone (@rodboone) June 25, 2014
As we've been saying for weeks, Billy King reiterates he expects Kevin Garnett to come back next season.— Tim Bontemps (@TimBontemps) June 25, 2014
King also talked a bit about the summer league and the Nets training camp.
Plumlee, Teague and Gutierrez will be on the summer league squad, #Nets not going to #Duke for camp doing it here cause of China trip— Mike Mazzeo (@MazzESPN) June 25, 2014
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