Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Pelicans complete Taylor trade


— New Orleans general manager Dell Demps says a trade with Brooklyn sending guard Tyshawn Taylor and cash to the Pelicans in exchange for the draft rights to Edin Bavcic is complete.

The trade, first reported Saturday, sends Taylor to a Pelicans squad missing starting guard Jrue Holiday, who is sidelined indefinitely with a stress fracture in his right shin.

Taylor was selected by the Nets out of Kansas University in second round of the 2012 NBA draft. He has appeared in 29 games this season for Brooklyn, averaging 3.9 points and 1.6 assists in 11.7 minutes per game.


Ashwin Rao 8 years, 10 months ago

Sounds like a positive move for Taylor! Hope he gets/uses more chances than in Brooklyn!

Popy Suthiwan 8 years, 10 months ago

Please add to the stats + 1 spilled cup of soda.

Erich Hartmann 8 years, 10 months ago

How about wishing a Jayhawk trying to make it in the NBA some good luck and success. RockChalk, Tyshawn! Go get em! Tyshawn was the best penetrator we had since Keith Langford, although Mario was pretty good at it, as was Sherron. Tyshawn with the above the rim game, though, and ridic speed...

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