Western Conference teams upgrade at trade deadline

Western Conference teams upgrade at trade deadline

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The NBA Trade Deadline had a flurry of activity in the final hours, with many of the contenders in the Western Conference upgrading as some of the top teams in the league make a run for seeding in the NBA Playoffs.

PORTLAND (36-17, 3rd in Western Conference)

Acquired:

SG Arron Afflalo (From Denver) - 14.5 PPG, 33.7% 3-point shooter

SF Alonzo Gee (From Denver) - 4.9 PPG

Traded Away:

PF Thomas Robinson (To Denver)

SF Will Barton (To Denver)

C Victor Claver (To Denver) & First Round Pick

HOUSTON (36-17, 4th in Western Conference)

Acquired:

PG Pablo Prigioni (From New York) - 4.7 PPG, 2.4 APG

SF K. J. McDaniels (From Philadelphia) - 9.2 PPG, 3.8 RPG

Traded Away:

PG Isaiah Canaan (To Philadelphia) & 2nd Round Pick

SG Alexey Shved (To New York) & Two second round picks

PHOENIX (29-25, 8th in Western Conference)

Acquired:

PG Brandon Knight (From Milwaukee) - 17.8 PPG, 5.4 APG

SG Marcus Thornton (From Boston) - 8.9 PPG, 41.2% 3-point shooter

SF Danny Granger (From Miami) - 6.3 PPG, 2.7 RPG

C Justin Hamilton (From Miami) - 2.8 PPG, 2.0 RPG & 2 First Round Picks

PG Kendall Marshall (From Bucks - INJURED

Traded Away:

PG Goran Dragic (To Miami)

PG Isaiah Thomas (To Boston)

C Miles Plumlee (To Milwaukee)

PG Tyler Ennis (To Milwaukee)

PG/SG Zoran Dragic (To Miami)

Lakers 1st Round Pick (To Philadelphia)

OKLAHOMA CITY (28-25, 9th in Western Conference)

Acquired:

C Enes Kanter (From Utah) - 13.8 PPG, 7.8 RPG

SF Steve Novak (From Utah) - 2.2 PPG, 48.5% 3-point shooter

PG D.J. Augustin (From Detroit) - 10.6 PPG, 4.9 APG

SF Kyle Singler (From Detroit) - 7.1 PPG, 40.6% 3-point shooter

Traded Away:

PG Reggie Jackson (To Detroit)

C Kendrick Perkins (To Utah)

LOCALS TRADED:

Former Memphis Tigers:

Will Barton (From Portland to Denver)

Shawne Williams (From Miami to Phoenix to New Orleans)

Memphis preps:

Thaddeus Young (From Minnesota to Brooklyn)

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