J.J. Redick Traded To Milwaukee
The Orlando Magic have dealt guard J.J. Redick to the Milwaukee Bucks, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. According to Wojnarowski, the Magic will receive Doron Lamb, Tobias Harris and Beno Udrih from the Bucks while Gustavo Ayon and Ish Smith will be sent to Milwaukee.
In a separate deal, the Magic have sent forward Josh McRoberts to the Charlotte Bobcats in exchange for forward Hakim Warrick. The deal was first reported by Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer.
Lamb, the 42nd overall pick in the 2012 draft, has appeared in 23 games, averaging 3.4 points per game on 34.7 shooting from the field and 25.0% shooting from beyond the arc. Lamb is a 6’5 shooting guard from Kentucky.
Harris, a second year forward out of Tennessee, is averaging 4.9 points and 2.0 rebounds per game on 46.1% shooting from the field and 33.3% shooting from beyond the arc in 28 games.
The Magic also acquired Udrih, who has an expiring contract. Udrih is averaging 6.7 points, 3.5 assists and 2.0 rebounds per game while shooting 47.5% from the field.
Warrick, who was selected 19th overall in the 2005 NBA draft by the Memphis Grizzlies, is averaging 6.9 points and 3.2 rebounds per game. He’s shooting 40.5% from the field.
UPDATE: Per Sam Amick, the Magic are expected to waive Warrick.
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