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Houston trades All-Star guard James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets in a 4-team trade
Breaking news, the Houston Rockets traded All-Star guard James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets in a 4-team trade with the Indiana Pacers, and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Rockets receive guard Victor Oladipo, the Indiana Pacers get guard Caris LeVert, center Jarrett Allen and forward Taurean Prince are going to the Cavaliers.
According to reports, the Rockets will also receive the Nets three unprotected first-round draft picks, 2022, 2024, and 2026. They also will pick swaps in 2021, 2023, 2025, and 2027.
The mega deal, reunites Harden with his former teammate from Oklahoma City Thunder 2-time NBA champion, and 2-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant.
According to sources, the Rockets didn't want Harden in their team's presence no longer, after he made comments about his former team wasn't good enough to win a championship after the Rockets 117-100 lost to the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.
The Rockets will face the Nets on March 3rd.