• The Brooklyn Nets' big three era ended prematurely due to injuries, trade requests, and a lack of consistent culture within the organization.
  • Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, and James Harden were unable to stay together as a trio, with Harden eventually being traded for Ben Simmons.
  • Durant's decision to request a trade was influenced by Simmons' unavailability and frustrations with the team's inconsistent culture and lack of accountability.