Grizzlies Ship J-Will to Heat for Eddie Jones in 5-team Swap - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

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Grizzlies Ship J-Will to Heat for Eddie Jones in 5-team Swap

The Memphis Grizzlies just went from one of the youngest teams in the NBA to Older and Much more experienced.

The Grizzlies send starters Jason Williams, James Posey and second year guard Andre Emmett to Miami for 11-year veteran heat forward Eddie Jones.

The 6'6" Jones started 80 games with the Heat last season and is a proven playoff veteran. averaging almost 13-points and 5 boards a game.

The Grizzlies also ship newly acquired center Greg Ostertag to Utah for guard Raul Lopez.

The 5-team deal also sends Utah's Curtis Borchardt and and Kirk Snyder, players the Grizz were originally reported to get, to Boston and New Orleans respectively.

Also part of the deal, former Memphis High School star Qyntel Woods goes from Miami to Boston.

And the Stro Show officially becomes part of the Rockets..

Swift leaves Memphis for a 5-year deal worth $26-to-$30-Million dollars

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