• 2017 NBA trade deadline hub: Time, date, completed deals, latest buzz
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    2017 NBA trade deadline hub: Time, date, completed deals, latest buzz

    As the NBA's trade deadline inches closer, teams are shuffling to improve their rosters for a playoff run or to better position themselves for the future. For all things NBA trade deadline, from completed deals to latest rumblings, USA TODAY Sports is your one-stop shop. Note: Completed deals are at the bottom of the page. Everything else is in chronological order, continuously updating. Trade deadline date: Thursday, Feb. 23 Time: 3 p.m. ET Latest buzz Paul George says he plans to stay with the Pacers. Thunder are no longer interested in Wilson Chandler. Nemanja Bjelica is part of the Knicks/Derrick Rose talks. Is Reggie Jackson staying put? GALLERY: Trade deadline tracker: Players on the move

  • Wizards' rookie Sheldon McClellan now goes by Sheldon Mac, who is not Shelvin Mack
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    Wizards' rookie Sheldon McClellan now goes by Sheldon Mac, who is not Shelvin Mack

    Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Mac plays for Washington. Mack plays for Utah This is Sheldon McClellan. He’s currently a rookie with the Washington Wizards. He’s changing his last name. Sheldon will now go by Sheldon Mac. It's real: #Wizards

  • Report: Los Angeles Lakers still attempting to trade Nick Young
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    Report: Los Angeles Lakers still attempting to trade Nick Young

    Magic Johnson and the Los Angeles Lakers might not be done wheeling and dealing yet as we move closer to Thursday's NBA trade deadline. While the Purple and Gold accomplished one of their goals in acquiring a 2017 first-round pick in exchange for Lou Williams, the franchise is reportedly looking to move another one of their veteran wing players. According to Arash Markazi of ESPN.com, the Lakers' other goal going into the trade deadline was to find an NBA team that would be willing to take Nick Young off of their hands for just about anything. Even though Young has enjoyed one of the best seasons of his career under Luke Walton, he's averaging 13.8 points per game while shooting 41.3% from beyond