Mavericks trade F Barnes to Kings

The Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets and Sacramento Kings have completed a three-team trade, according to multiple reports. Additionally, the Cavs will send Alec Burks to the Kings, and guards Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin to the Rockets.

Iman Shumpert is headed to Houston after the Rockets made a significant cost-cutting move, including a lottery-protected 2019 first round pick to unload the contracts of Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss. The Rockets acquired Stauskas and Baldwin from the Cleveland Cavaliers, who acquired them from the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday. Shumpert, known for his defensive prowess, has been hitting a near-career-best 36.6 percent of his career-high 4.8 3-point attempts per game.

Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni drafted Shumpert with the 17th pick in 2011 when he was coach of the New York Knicks. That means the Hawks will only receive a pair of second-round picks in exchange for Korver.

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The 26-year-old Barnes, who has a $25 million option for next season, played in the Mavericks' 99-93 home victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday.

This marks the third time in four days the pair were traded, together. With Shumpert making $11 million this season on an expiring contract, the trade will also free Houston from paying the $15.6 million Knight is owed next season.

Today is the National Basketball Association trade deadline so it only makes sense that National Basketball Association general managers have been active when it comes to making deals. Shump is averaging close to nine points per game in addition to three rebounds and two assists.

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