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Reports: Grizzlies deal Wright to Mavericks

By NBA.com Global on Jul 08, 2019 07:28 AM

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Delon Wright #2 of the Memphis Grizzlies passes the ball against the Atlanta Hawks on March 13, 2019 at State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

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The Dallas Mavericks have added another young guard to their mix, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

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In a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies, the Mavs will reportedly acquire guard Delon Wright via a sign-and-trade deal. The Mavs, in return, will send two second-round picks to Memphis in the deal. Wojnarowski also reports the deal Wright is expected to sign will be a three-year deal.

The trade was also confirmed by Brad Townsend of the  Dallas Morning News.

Wright was acquired by the Grizzlies in the trade deadline-day deal of Marc Gasol to the Toronto Raptors in 2018-19. In 26 games with the Grizzlies, Wright averaged 12.2 points, 5.4 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game.

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