Bucks deal Van Horn to Dallas
Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) – The Milwaukee Bucks reportedly traded
forward Keith Van Horn to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for forwards Calvin
Booth, Alan Henderson and cash considerations.
According to the Dallas Morning News, the deal was completed just prior to
Thursday’s 3 p.m. (et) trade deadline.
It was the second deal of the day for the Bucks, who earlier shipped Mike
James to Houston.
The Bucks are believed to have made both deals with the objective of inking a
multi-year contract extension with All-Star Michael Redd, who will be a free
agent after this season.
Going to his fifth team in eight seasons, Van Horn has averaged 10.4 points
and five rebounds in 33 games this season for Milwaukee. The 6-10 forward, who
has also spent time in Philadelphia, New Jersey and New York, has played in
493 games and posted career averages of 17 points and 7.3 boards.
In his sixth season, Booth is averaging 2.4 points and 1.7 rebounds in 34
games this year. He has posted 4.3 points and 3.3 boards in 233 career
Henderson is averaging 3.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in 52 games this season. In
537 career games, Henderson has posted 8.9 points and 5.4 rebounds per outing.