After weeks in which the future of Kyrie Irving stole all the headlines, it seemed that the Nets were finally putting all the pieces together to come back stronger next season. Unfortunately, it didn't last long.

In a shocking turn of events, the Nets would lose their biggest superstar ahead of the 2022-23 NBA season. On Thursday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reported that Kevin Durant has requested a trade out of Brooklyn.

While multiple GMs are already trying to figure out how to land the 12-time NBA All-Star, people on social media have immediately reacted to the bombshell news. Here, let's take a look at some of the best memes and reactions.

Kevin Durant requests trade out of Brooklyn: Best memes and reactions

Unsurprisingly, as soon as Shams broke the news, people started to predict where KD could land this offseason. Others have also remembered the fact that Kyrie just opted into his player option with the Nets.