Trade grades Mavericks Acquiring Christian

Trade grades Mavericks Acquiring Christian

Trade grades Mavericks Acquiring Christian Wood The Dallas Mavericks have agreed to trade the No. 26 overall pick in the 2022 NBA Draft, Boban Marjanovic, Trey Burke, Marquese Chriss and Sterling Brown to the Houston Rockets in exchange for Christian Wood, according to Shams Charania. Mavericks Acquiring Christian This trade will not be completed until draft night due to the fact that the Mavericks owe the New York Knicks a top-10 protected pick in 2023. The Stepien Rule which you can read more about here prevents teams from being without first-round picks in consecutive seasons. Mavericks Acquiring Christian That means the Mavericks will end up making the No. 26 pick for the Rockets, then trading that player as part of the trade.

The Rockets signed Wood ahead of the 2020-21 season, hoping he would be a complementary piece to help James Harden and Russell Westbrook. That, of course, never came to pass, as both Harden and Westbrook forced their way out prior to the season, and the Rockets became a rebuilding team. Now, at least, they’ve been able to flip him for an extra first-round pick. This trade will not be completed until draft night due to the fact that the Mavericks owe the New York Knicks a top-10 protected pick in 2023. The Stepien Rule which you can read more about here prevents teams from being without first-round picks in consecutive seasons. That means the Mavericks will end up making the No. 26 pick for the Rockets, then trading that player as part of the trade.

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