The Dallas Mavericks reached agreement on a deal to acquire Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel, league sources told The Vertical.
Ersan Ilyasova played 53 games for the 76ers. As Atlanta Hawks general manager Wes Wilcox promised, the franchise has turned into a trade-deadline buyer. The Hawks completed a trade with the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday to acquire forward Ersan Ilyasova.
The Washington Wizards are acquiring forward Bojan Bogdanovic in a trade with the Brooklyn Nets, league sources told The Vertical.
Paul George is averaging 22.3 points and 6.2 rebounds for the Pacers this season. The Indiana Pacers are gauging the trade market on All-Star forward Paul George, league sources told The Vertical. The Pacers are working the trade deadline on parallel fronts: Pursuing deals that will bring talent into
After sweeping changes to install Magic Johnson as president of basketball operations, the Los Angeles Lakers have hired prominent player agent Rob Pelinka as general manager, league sources told The Vertical. Pelinka was the longtime agent for Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant, who was a strong advocate
DeMarcus Cousins played seven seasons with the Kings. After promising DeMarcus Cousins privately and publicly that he wouldn’t be moved prior to Thursday’s NBA trade deadline, the Sacramento Kings unloaded the three-time All-Star center to the New Orleans Pelicans, league sources told The Vertical.
In a move to fortify their roster for a playoff run and beyond, the Toronto Raptors reached agreement to acquire Orlando Magic forward Serge Ibaka, league sources told The Vertical. The Raptors will send guard/forward Terrence Ross and a 2017 first-round draft pick to the Magic, league sources said.
Mason Plumlee is in his fourth NBA season. The Portland Trail Blazers traded center Mason Plumlee and a future second-round draft pick to the Denver Nuggets for center Jusuf Nurkic and a 2017 first-round pick, league sources told The Vertical. Portland owns three picks in the talent-rich 2017 NBA draft
Phil Jackson doesn’t appear to be helping the Knicks’ situation with Carmelo Anthony. New York Knicks president Phil Jackson’s public campaign to pressure Carmelo Anthony into waiving his no-trade clause is working to harden Anthony’s resolve to remain with the franchise, league sources told The Vertical
Anderson Varejao signed a minimum deal to return to Golden State last summer. The Golden State Warriors are waiving veteran Anderson Varejao, clearing the way to sign guard Briante Weber to a 10-day contract, league sources told The Vertical. Golden State has the NBA’s best record (43-7) and is making