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After cutting ties with Michael Carter-Williams and Carmelo Anthony, the Houston Rockets traded guard Brandon Knight and center Marquese Chriss to Cleveland in a three-team deal which landed them guard Iman Shumpert. Houston also lost its 2019 first round draft pick in the complex transaction. The
What do Carmelo Anthony, James Ennis, Marquese Chriss, Michael Carter-Williams and Brandon Knight have in common? All five are now former Rockets, which is a public acknowledgment that the team's past offseason didn't go exactly as planned. Credit to Daryl Morey for upgrading that disappointing
The Trade Cleveland Cavaliers Receive: Marquese Chriss, Brandon Knight, 2019 first-round pick (lottery protection, via Houston) Houston Rockets Receive: Wade Baldwin, Iman Shumpert, Nik Stauskas Sacramento Kings Receive: Alec Burks, second-round pick Grades Cavaliers: A- Really, the Cavaliers could get
Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN: The Houston Rockets are acquiring guard Iman Shumpert in a three-way deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Sacramento Kings, league sources told ESPN. The Rockets will send guard Brandon Knight, forward Marquese Chriss and a 2019 lottery protected first-round pick to the Cavaliers, league sources said. The Cavaliers will send guard Alec Burks to the Kings, and guards Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin to the Rockets, league sources said.