Found July 31, 2013 on RealGM:
The NBA owners have voted to reimburse the Oklahoma City Thunder a sum of $8 million for the gap between Kevin Durant's contract under the old collective bargaining agreement and the new on that was agreed upon in December of 2011. Durant's deal became a super-max due to his presence on All-NBA teams. The $8 million is half of the gap between the two contracts for Durant.
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