Walker dealt to Miami and Jones to Memphis in five-team blockbuster
=== Walker dealt to Miami and Jones to Memphis in five-team blockbuster ===
Memphis, TN (Sports Network) – The Boston Celtics have traded forward Antoine
Walker to Miami as part of a five-team blockbuster that was announced Tuesday
night. The Memphis Grizzlies acquired guard Eddie Jones from the Heat and
guard Raul Lopez from the Utah Jazz in the deal, that also involved the New
In the deal, the Grizzlies sent guards Jason Williams, Andre Emmett and
guard/forward James Posey to Miami and traded newly-acquired center Greg
Ostertag to Utah.
As part of the five-team trade, Miami dealt Rasual Butler to New Orleans and
traded Qyntel Woods, two second round draft picks and the draft rights to
Albert Miralles to Boston. The Jazz traded Curtis Borchardt to the Celtics and
Kirk Snyder to the Hornets. The Hornets traded the draft rights to Roberto
Duenas to Miami.
The five-team trade is subject to all players passing team physicals.
Details to follow…