As part of the three-team trade, the Nets are getting guard James Harden from the Rockets. In exchange, Houston is receiving forward Caris LeVert, forward Rodions Kurucs, 3 preliminary draft choices and the rights to switch 4 very first round draft selects from Brooklyn.
CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired center Jarrett Allen and forward Taurean Prince from the Brooklyn Nets as part of a three-team trade that also includes the Houston Rockets, Cavaliers General Manager Koby Altman announced from Cleveland Clinic Courts. In exchange, Cleveland is sending guard Danté Exum and a 2022 unguarded very first round draft pick through Milwaukee to Houston, and the lesser of Utah and Clevelands 2024 second round draft picks to Brooklyn. The Cavaliers have also acquired from Brooklyn the draft rights to Aleksandar Vezenkov, who was picked by the Nets with the 57th overall choice in the 2017 NBA Draft.
In related relocations, the Cavaliers have waived center Thon Maker and launched guard Yogi Ferrell. Maker (7-0, 221) played in eight video games with Cleveland this season, balancing 3.8 points and 2.3 rebounds in 9.5 minutes. He joined the Cavaliers in the 2020 Preseason. Ferrell (6-0, 178) was signed to a 10-day agreement by Cleveland on Jan. 11 and appeared in 2 video games for the Cavaliers this season, balancing 9.5 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.5 helps and 1.5 takes in 20.0 minutes.
Over five NBA seasons, he has played in 272 video games (204 starts) for Atlanta and Brooklyn, owning career averages of 11.4 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.9 helps in 26.0 minutes. Prince, who played 4 years collegiately at Baylor University from 2013-16, was picked by the Utah Jazz with the 12th general pick in the 2016 NBA Draft and was traded to the Hawks prior to the start of his rookie campaign.
Exum (6-5, 214) appeared in six video games (3 starts) this season for the Cavaliers, averaging 3.8 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 19.3 minutes. He was acquired by Cleveland in a trade with the Utah Jazz on Dec. 24, 2019. Exum played in 30 overall games (four starts) for the Cavaliers over parts of 2019-20 and 2020-21, balancing 5.3 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.5 helps in 17.3 minutes.
CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Cavaliers have actually obtained center Jarrett Allen and forward Taurean Prince from the Brooklyn Nets as part of a three-team trade that likewise includes the Houston Rockets, Cavaliers General Manager Koby Altman revealed from Cleveland Clinic Courts. In exchange, Cleveland is sending out guard Danté Exum and a 2022 unguarded first round draft pick via Milwaukee to Houston, and the lesser of Utah and Clevelands 2024 2nd round draft picks to Brooklyn. Maker (7-0, 221) played in 8 video games with Cleveland this season, averaging 3.8 points and 2.3 rebounds in 9.5 minutes. Ferrell (6-0, 178) was signed to a 10-day agreement by Cleveland on Jan. 11 and appeared in 2 video games for the Cavaliers this season, averaging 9.5 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 takes in 20.0 minutes.
Allen (6-11, 243) has appeared in 12 games (five starts) for Brooklyn this season, balancing career highs of 11.2 points on.677 shooting from the field, 10.4 rebounds and 1.6 blocks in 26.7 minutes. He ranks third in the NBA this season in basket percentage (.677 ), ninth in offending rebounds per video game (3.2 ), 11th in blocks per game (1.6 ), 11th in rebounds per game (10.4) and tied-11th in double-doubles (5). Over four seasons with the Nets, Allen has played in 234 video games (180 starts), owning profession averages of 10.1 points on.612 shooting, 7.9 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 24.4 minutes. Allen leaves Brooklyn as the franchises all-time leader in field objective portion (.612) and completed third in the league in that classification in the 2019-20 season by shooting a Nets single-season record.649 from the field. He also converted 177 dunks last season, which marked the most by a Nets gamer considering that the very first season that information was readily available (1997-98). Allen made 2 postseason berths with Brooklyn, playing in nine video games (all starts) through the 2019 and 2020 Playoffs with averages of 10.7 points on.589 shooting, 10.3 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.1 blocks in 26.9 minutes. He played one year collegiately at the University of Texas in 2016-17 and was chosen by Brooklyn with the 22nd general choice in the 2017 NBA Draft.