LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLORIDA – AUGUST 18: Khris Middleton #22 of the Milwaukee Bucks dribbles around … [+] James Ennis III #11 of the Orlando Magic in the first half during Game One in the first round of the NBA playoffs at The Field House at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on August 18, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kim Klement-Pool/Getty Images)
For a while now, the Brooklyn Nets have searched for a third star to come join Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. One name often associated with the Nets is Bradley Beal from the Washington Wizards.
Beal, who averaged over 30 points and six assists this season, is a dynamic offensive player who is one of the most dangerous scorers in the NBA. He would undoubtedly make Brooklyn one of the most potent offensive teams in the league, should he get traded there.
Yet, with the presence of Irving and Durant who, for the sake of argument, is assumed to return to roughly the same standard as before he tore his Achilles, is scoring a big need?
If anything, Milwaukee Bucks swingman Khris Middleton might prove to be the best complementary star to the aforementioned duo. Middleton, while not as prolific a scorer as Beal, is still a highly productive offensive player.