The Raptors And Grizzlies Have Reportedly Agreed To A Marc Gasol Trade

Rumors: Pacers made an offer for Mike Conley

The person spoke Thursday to the AP on condition of anonymity because the National Basketball Association has not held the trade call.

However, due to Lowry's dip in performance this past year, most notably when his free-throw rate dropped several points, it was Valančiūnas who became a better trade for the Grizzlies.

The Raptors are sending Jonas Valanciunas, Delon Wright, CJ Miles, and a 2024 second-round pick to the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for Marc Gasol.

Gasol, a three-time all-star, is averaging 15.7 points, 8.6 rebounds, 4.7 assists, 1.2 blocks and 1.1 steals per game this season. Big-name players like Tobias Harris and Harrison Barnes already have been traded, and many others could be on the move before 3 p.m. ET. He's still a really, really good basketball player, and with his addition, the Raptors suddenly have a major upgrade in their frontcourt, something they could use in a seven-game postseason series against someone like Joel Embiid or Al Horford. But at just 20 years old, Fultz likely will generate continued interest on the trade market.

"Experience does that for you", Valanciunas told reporters in Atlanta on Thursday morning.

Marc Gasol will have a chance to contend for a title with the Toronto Raptors. Toronto (39-16) is two games back of the Milwaukee Bucks (40-13) atop the Eastern Conference. "I love Toronto and I want to stay there". Valanciunas is a solid player, but he doesn't make much sense for the Grizzlies long term, and neither does Miles. Wright is a nice wing to add, and extra picks are never bad, but a second-rounder from the Raptors isn't exactly that exciting.



Latest news

Darren Weir Handed Four Year Ban By Racing Board
Weir's counsel Patrick Wheelahan said the trainer did not agree with RV's submissions but wanted a quick end to the inquiry. Weir had offered no expression of remorse, and had not given an explanation why that was the case, Mr Gleeson said.

Skype's background blurring will hide your disgusting habits
This feature will enable you to blur the background while on video calls to protect you from embarrassing moments. To activate the feature, you can hover over the Skype video button and select " blur my background ".

France recalls ambassador to Italy after yellow vest meeting
In January, France summoned Italy's ambassador after Mr Di Maio said Paris had "never stopped colonising tens of African states". And the Italian government last fall accused France of dumping underage migrants over the border without authorization.

Woody Allen sues Amazon for ending movie deal
This story originally appeared on the New York Post and is republished with permission. In total, the suit seeks $68 million in minimum guarantee payments from Amazon.

Measles cases in Europe tripled a year ago , World Health Organization says
Only two provinces, Ontario and New Brunswick, require children to have updated vaccination records in order to enter school. Measles infections in Europe hit a decade high in 2018, despite more children than ever before receiving vaccinations.

Other news