NBA Trades 2016: Jeff Green to LA, Markieff Morris to Wizards, Foye to OKC
With the NBA's trade deadline this week, here's the moves that were made around the league.
The Los Angeles Clippers acquired forward Jeff Green from the Memphis Grizzlies, in exchange for Lance Stephenson and a future first-round draft pick -- a lottery-protected 2019 first-rounder.
The Detroit Pistons picked up Tobias Harris from the Orlando Magic, in exchange for veterans Brandon Jennings and Ersan Ilyasova. Harris gives Detroit a young forward to play alongside Andre Drummond, while Orlando gets two vets to help their young roster.
In a separate deal, Detroit got Donatas Motiejunas and Marcus Thornton from the Houston Rockets, while sending them Joel Anthony and a first-round pick in the 2016 draft.
Courtney Lee was shipped to the Charlotte Hornets, alongside cash considerations, while the Memphis Grizzlies got P.J. Hairston from Charlotte, Chris Andersen from the Miami Heat and four, future second-round draft picks. Miami got Brian Roberts from Charlotte in the deal.
In a three-team deal, the Cleveland Cavaliers picked up Channing Frye (from Orlando) and a future second-round pick (from Portland); the Magic got a second-round pick in the 2020 draft (from Cleveland) and Jared Cunningham (from Cleveland); and the Trail Blazers got Anderson Varejao and a future first-round draft pick (both from Cleveland).
The OKC Thunder picked up guard Randy Foye in a trade with the Denver Nuggets, who picked up D.J. Augustin, Steve Novak, two second-round draft picks, and cash considerations.
The Wizards executed a trade with the Phoenix Suns, picking up Markieff Morris, while giving up DeJuan Blair, Kris Humphries, and a first-round pick in the 2016 draft.
For more trades, see the full list of transactions at NBA.com.