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All-Star Jimmy Butler changed teams on Thursday night, but the other biggest name on the trade market did not join him during a relatively busy 2017 NBA draft. Indiana Pacers wing Paul George was mentioned in several rumors and reports, but he was not dealt just four days after informing the team that he will not re-sign when his contract expires next summer. The Pacers will have to get some value for George before he leaves for nothing, and that means he’ll have to go at some point before next season’s trade deadline.
Josh Jackson may have made the Boston Celtics' decision to select Jayson Tatum an easier one.