The NBA trade deadline season is awesome – and it’s getting started early. The Blazers and Nuggets are exchanging centers and some draft picks.
Denver is trading center Jusuf Nurkic to Portland, league sources tell the @TheVertical.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) February 12, 2017
Full trade details below:
Full trade details:
Nuggets get: Mason Plumlee, 2018 second round pick.
Blazers get: Jusuf Nurkic, 2017 first round draft pick. (Memphis)
— Legion Hoops (@LegionHoops) February 12, 2017
Mason Plume was having his best year as a pro this season and it’ll be interesting to see how he fits in with Nikola Jokic in Denver. As for Portland, they now own THREE first round picks in this years loaded draft.