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The Brooklyn Nets are in talks with Kyrie Irving and James Harden in order to extend their contracts.

According to Malika Andrews of ESPN, Nets GM Sean Marks said Brooklyn wants to agree to a deal with both superstars before the start of the training camp in late September. The other member of the Big-3, Kevin Durant, has already signed his contract extension.

In his second season with the Nets, Kyrie Irving averaged 26.9 points, 4.8 rebounds and six assists in 54 games. Meanwhile, Harden, who joined Brooklyn via a trade from Brooklyn, had 24.6 points, 10.9 assists and 8.5 boards in 36 games.

For his part, Marks also noted that both Irving and Harden are working on returning to shape ahead of the 2021/22 season.