They negotiated Steven Adams. Photography / Getty
It’s Steven Adams ’NBA trade deal.
After seven seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Kiwi star is said to have been exchanged for pelicans in New Orleans.
Respected NBA reporter Shams Charania reported that he was first in talks to send Thunder Adams to the pelicans, adding that ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski would be part of the Jrue Holiday deal originally alleged by Adams when the Milwaukee Bucks picked up the high. -In exchange for the choice of various sketches of profile pelican guards.
Charania has since tweeted that the trade is over.
Adams has spent his entire NBA career with the Thunder since joining in 2013, playing 530 regular seasons and 59 playoffs, but the Thunder are rebuilding their roster for the future, focusing on collecting Adams and $ 27.5 U.S. drafts. a million-dollar contract for the upcoming 2020-21 season — become less valuable.
Adams, 27, has one year left on his initial four-year contract before becoming a free agent at the end of the 2020-21 season.
The Pelicans have the necessary cap to get Adams ’important contract into their books ahead of the season and are likely to be associated with a rising sensation and no chance of a 2019 Zion Williamson 1 draw at the Pelicans’ starting front.
When Adams leaves Oklahoma City, he will come out all the time in 10 games for the franchise, second in offensive rebounds, seventh in total rebounds, fifth in blocks and first goal percentage.
New Orleans has had a New Zealand influence on his team before, and Sean Marks played 79 games in the two seasons 2008-2010, when the franchise became known as the New Orleans Hornets. New Zealand Breakers guard Corey Webster also led the pre-season with the national team in 2015.