NBA trade deadline tracker: Latest rumors, news, updates on 2019 deadline day

first_imgUtah, meanwhile, has not abandoned its pursuit of Mike Conley, league sources say, even knowing Conley’s preference is to go to the East if he is dealt today. As discussed here yesterday, Memphis may decide its trade options for Conley broaden by waiting until closer to the draft— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) February 7, 201910:20 a.m. — Marc Gasol isn’t leaving Memphis just yet. The Grizzlies and Hornets still have work to do.There are still gaps needing to be bridged in Marc Gasol discussions between Memphis and Charlotte, league sources tell ESPN. Talks continued this morning.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20199:30 a.m. — Harrison Barnes was traded during Wednesday night’s game between the Mavericks and Hornets, which made for some awkward moments around the bench. However, it turns out Barnes knew a deal could be coming and elected to play anyway.Harrison Barnes and agent Jeff Schwartz were apprised before Wednesday’s game that Barnes was being pursued by Sacramento and Charlotte, league sources say. The Kings’ offer won out and Barnes, as explained by Paul Pierce late last night on ESPN, opted to play rather than sit— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) February 7, 20199 a.m. — It’s going to be a short trip in Dallas for Zach Randolph. He is expected to be a buyout candidate.Zach Randolph appears headed for what will be a sizable buyout market after Sacramento dealt him to Dallas in the Harrison Barnes deal. The Mavericks, I’m told, won’t necessitate that Randolph reports— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) February 7, 2019 MORE: Ranking worst trades of last decadeBut it all came to an end Thursday afternoon. Any contenders looking to make roster upgrades must now investigate the buyout market. SN’s deadline day tracker has all of the deals you may have missed below. Here’s the full recap…Latest NBA trade rumors, news, updates on deadline day(All times Eastern)3:40 p.m. — Ben McLemore, who has logged minutes in only 19 games this season, is no longer a member of the Kings.The Kings are waiving Ben McLemore, per source. The sixth-year guard who was drafted 7th overall by the Kings in 2013, then had a stop in Memphis in between, will be on to his next stop.— Sam Amick (@sam_amick) February 7, 20193:30 p.m. — Well, that didn’t take long. Wes Matthews will be heading to Indiana.Wesley Matthews will be released by the New York Knicks today and plans to sign with the Indiana Pacers, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium. Major wing addition for the Pacers.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 2019Vet minimum ($2.3M), prorated for the rest of the season, for @WessyWes23 in Indiana once buyout with Knicks is complete, per league source.— David Aldridge (@davidaldridgedc) February 7, 20193:25 p.m. — More buyout action. Expect Robin Lopez to land with a contender.The Bulls and Robin Lopez are expected to engage soon in talks about a possible contract buyout, league sources tell @malika_andrews and me.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20193:20 p.m. — The Pistons are searching for some outside shooting. Wayne Ellington could be exactly what Detroit needs.Detroit will be among the most aggressive teams in trying to sign guard Wayne Ellington in the buyout market, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20193:15 p.m. — TRADE: We are officially past the deadline, but deals are still trickling through. Another move here by the Raptors.Sources: Toronto is trading Greg Monroe and a second-round pick to Brooklyn.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 20193:10 p.m. — TRADE: The Celtics will send Jabari Bird to the Hawks, creating a roster spot for Boston. Boston trading guard Jabari Bird to Atlanta, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) February 7, 2019The Hawks are waiving former Celtics draft pick Jabari Bird, sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 20193:05 p.m. — Add another big man to the buyout corner…Reporting with @IanBegley: The Knicks and center Enes Kanter are working on a separation that could be completed as soon as today.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20193 p.m. — No deal for “Frank the Tank.” To the buyout line he goes!The Hornets were not able to find a trade partner for Frank Kaminsky, source tells SN. He is expected to be a buyout candidate in Charlotte.— Sean Deveney (@SeanDeveney) February 7, 20192:55 p.m. — Take a deep breath, folks. There will be no Anthony Davis trade.Anthony Davis’ agent Rich Paul tells me Davis is not being traded today— Joe Vardon (@joevardon) February 7, 20192:50 p.m. — The Knicks acquired Wes Matthews in the Kristaps Porzingis trade, but he won’t be staying in New York.The Knicks plan to keep DeAndre Jordan but intend to grant Wes Matthews a buyout once the trade deadline passes, league sources say. Matthews is at the top of the buyout brigade with expected interest from Indiana, Golden State, Houston and maybe more.— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) February 7, 2019Wesley Matthews will agree to a contract buyout with the New York Knicks, and the Indiana Pacers are frontrunners to sign Matthews, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 20192:45 p.m. — TRADE: Wow. The 76ers are sending former No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz to Orlando.Orlando is trading for Markelle Fultz, league source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019The Magic are sending Jonathon Simmons, a Thunder first and Cavs second to the Sixers for Fultz, per source.— Kevin O’Connor (@KevinOConnorNBA) February 7, 20192:40 p.m. — Mike Conley will NOT be leaving Memphis. The Grizzlies apparently didn’t find the right deal before the deadline.The Grizzlies are keeping Mike Conley, league sources tell ESPN. Memphis discussed deals with multiple teams, but ultimately decided to hold onto their franchise point guard.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20192:35 p.m. — TRADE: And the Grizzlies just keep rolling right along…The Grizzlies have traded guard Shelvin Mack to the Hawks, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20192:30 p.m. — TRADE: A little Western Conference action on the fringes…The Kings have traded Skal Labissiere to the Blazers for Caleb Swanigan, league source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20192:30 p.m. — TRADE: This is not the deal Lakers fans wanted to see.The Clippers are trading Mike Muscala to the Lakers for Michael Beasley and Ivica Zubac, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019The deal opens a roster spot and gives the Lakers a chance to sign a player in the buyout market. Muscala gives Lakers some shooting too.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019The Lakers plan to evaluate the full buyout market once it takes shape, but Carmelo Anthony is expected to be among the considerations too, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20192:20 p.m. — Marcin Gortat just cleared out his locker in Los Angeles. That’s another useful player on the buyout market.The Clippers are waiving center Marcin Gortat, sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 2019Yahoo Sources: Marcin Gortat, who will be waived by Clippers, has interest in joining the Warriors but the defending champs plan to wait until the dust settles to get a clearer picture of what is available on the market.— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) February 7, 2019It was great ride!— Marcin Gortat🇵🇱 (@MGortat) February 7, 20191:55 p.m. — TRADE: That’s a legitimate WOJ BOMB. Marc Gasol is joining the Raptors. The Eastern Conference just got a lot more interesting.Memphis is finalizing a trade to send center Marc Gasol to Toronto, league sources tell ESPN. Details soon.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019Toronto is planning to send Jonas Valanciunas, Delon Wright, CJ Milles and a 2024 second-round pick to the the Grizzlies for Gasol, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20191:55 p.m. — TRADE: The Grizzlies sell off a few pieces, and the Clippers shift $2 million off the books.Memphis has traded Garrett Temple and JaMychal Green to the Clippers for Avery Bradley, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 20191:45 p.m. — Ricky Rubio with breaking news!… Joe Ingles had two coffees this am league source tell Ricky 🤪— Ricky Rubio (@rickyrubio9) February 7, 20191:30 p.m. — It’s not a trade, but the Nets are getting a big piece back. Terrific news for Caris LeVert.🚨 Coach on @CarisLeVert: 🚨“He’s in. He’s in tomorrow.”— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) February 7, 20191:10 p.m. — TRADE: Poor Nik Stauskas just can’t find a team that wants him.Houston is trading Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin to the Pacers, league source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019Sources: Rockets will send only a second-round pick to Pacers, no cash in deal. Pacers will waive Stauskas and Baldwin.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 201912:55 p.m. — TRADE: Oh boy. The Bucks are really going for it this year.Sources with Zach Lowe: Nikola Mirotic to Milwaukee.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019Bucks will send Jason Smith and Stanley Johnson to Pelicans for Mirotic, per source.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019New Orleans-Milwaukee trade will include Pistons and send multiple second-road picks to the Pelicans for Mirotic, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 201912:35 p.m. — Back in January, Sporting News’ Sean Deveney reported the Hornets were ready to move Frank Kaminsky. He’s in Charlotte for now, but that could change quickly.The Hornets are pushing hard to find a new home for Frank Kaminsky and there are some murmurs they might have success before today’s 3 PM deadline— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) February 7, 201912:15 p.m. — TRADE: The Rockets are sending James Ennis to the Sixers.Sources: Houston is trading James Ennis to Philadelphia.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 2019Rockets traded James Ennis for swap rights to a 2021 second-round pick, sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 201911:55 a.m. — So yeah, this Anthony Davis trade probably isn’t happening. No communication between the Lakers and Pelicans.Nearly 3 hours away from the NBA’s trade deadline and … the Lakers-Pelicans talks on Anthony Davis are dormant, league sources tell ESPN. No communication, nor an expectation that they’ll even speak today. Pelicans seem content to run out the clock.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 201911:30 a.m. — If you’re curious where things stand in the race for Anthony Davis, Sporting News’ Sean Deveney has got you covered. For the latest on trade talks with the Pelicans, Lakers and Celtics, check out the full story here.11 a.m. — In other Grizzlies news, the Jazz remain interested in acquiring Mike Conley. Just last month, it appeared the NBA trade deadline would be relatively quiet with only minor movement and smaller deals involving role players.Yeah, about that… Once Anthony Davis made his trade request and told the Pelicans he had no intention of re-signing with the team, the league went crazy. Rampant rumors seemingly touched every team in the last few days, including Wednesday morning’s stunner that sent Tobias Harris to the 76ers.last_img

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