Latest NBA Trade News: Teams Make Big Moves Ahead of Playoffs
The NBA trade deadline has passed, and teams have made big moves to improve their rosters ahead of the playoffs. The biggest trade involved the Philadelphia 76ers sending Ben Simmons to the Sacramento Kings in exchange for Buddy Hield and Marvin Bagley III. The trade was seen as a win for both teams, as the Kings get a star player to build around, while the 76ers get two talented young players who can contribute right away.
Other notable trades include the Boston Celtics trading Kemba Walker and their first-round draft pick to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Al Horford, Moses Brown, and a second-round pick. The Charlotte Hornets acquired veteran center Dwight Howard from the Brooklyn Nets for a package that included two second-round picks.
The NBA trade deadline is always an exciting time for fans, as teams look to make moves to improve their chances of winning a championship. This year’s deadline did not disappoint, with several big trades that could have a major impact on the playoff race.
Stay tuned for more NBA news and updates as the playoffs approach!