The NBA Trade 2020 has already ended, and it was full of excitement and frustration to see your favorite NBA player get a trade. If you did not receive any updates about your best team and players, here is a summary of the NBA news trade.
Minnesota Timberwolves, Golden State Warriors, and Miami Heat
This year the team received Jacob Evans, D’Angelo Russell, Omari Spellman, and James Johnson. For 2020, the Warriors receive only Andrew Wiggins but will have first and second-round picks in 2021. The team of Heat has stepped up because of Andre Igoudala, Solomon Hill, and Jae Crowder.
Memphis Grizzlies, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Detroit Pistons
Gorgui Dieng, James Johnson, Justice Winslow, and Dion Waiters are now part of the Grizzlies. Cleveland accepted only Andre Drummond. Pistons have Brandon Knight and John Henson for this year. But, in 2023, they will have a second-round pick.
Los Angeles Clippers, New York Knicks, and Washington Wizards
Clippers acquire this 2020 only two NBA players; Isaiah Thomas and Marcus Morris. The Knicks have a 2020 first-round pick and obtained Maurice Harkless. Shabazz Napier and Jerome Robinson were traded to the Wizards for this year.
Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks, and Sacramento Kings
For this 2020 NBA news trade, Philly acquires Glenn Robinson, Alec Burks, and will have a second-round pick in the future. This year, the Hawks obtained three notable NBA players, Derrick Walton Jr., Skal Labissiere, and Dewayne Dedmon. For this current year, Sacramento acquired Alex Len and Jabari Parker as an addition to their team.
Houston Rockets, Denver Nuggets, and Orlando Magic
Three players have recently become a part of the rockets. They are Jordan Bell, Robert Covington, and Bruno Caboclo. The Nuggets just received Jordan McRae and Noah Vonleh, Gerald Green, Keita Bates-Diop for a first-round pick. James Ennis II is now a part of the Magic team.
On other NBA trading team news
On February 7, a tweet made by David Aldridge confirmed that the Clippers will no longer keep Isaiah Thomas and since the player has been traded by Washington in a three-team deal with the New York Knicks. This information, according to Aldridge, came from the league source.
Another tweet made by Shams Charania stated that the Philadelphia 76ers are also interested in getting Trey Burke as their shooting guard. On the other hand, Detroit is interested in getting Tim Frazier as their guard. All this information came from an ESPN source.
During that day, February 7, was also the same deadline day for all trade-ins and deals. However, basketball teams such as the Thunder, Bucks, Lakers, Raptors, Pacers, and Spurs decided not to go into the deals.
although the Lakers did not make any deal, they decided to give their free agent JR Smith a deadline audition in the following week and will keep their favorites such as Darren Collison.
Even with the pandemic, NBA news trade for this year was completed. Through the cooperation of different teams, some have received NBA players that came from the other team. Finally, the players hope this pandemic will end so that their respective games will continue and no cancellations.