Lakers trade talks involving Kyle Kuzma, Montrezl Harrell's player option decision, Gary Trent's market value, and NBA draft trade talks.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to trade center Jonas Valanciunas to the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for center Steven Adams, guard Eric Bledsoe and an exchange of first-round choices in this week's draft, a person familiar with the situation said. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday because no trade can become official until Aug. 6. The trade, first reported by ESPN, sends New Orleans' 10th and 40th overall draft choices to Memp
The Pelicans free up $35 million off their books in 2022-23 with the move while Memphis upgrades draft picks.