Hawks deal #3 to Mavericks for #5, future pick
ABS-CBN Sports on Jun 22, 2018 08:19 AM
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The Atlanta Hawks executed the first draft-day trade of the 2018 NBA Draft, swapping picks with the Dallas Mavericks.
In a tweet, the team announced that they traded Luka Doncic, whom they selected with their third overall pick, to the Dallas Mavericks, who will give back the fifth choice, Trae Young, plus a 2019 first-round pick.
We have agreed to terms with the @dallasmavs on a trade for the rights to Trae Young and a 2019 first-round pick in exchange for Luka Doncic.— Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) June 22, 2018
According to media reports, the pick of the Mavericks in 2019 is protected 1-5.
Sources: Protection on Dallas' 2019 first-round pick to Atlanta in Luka Doncic/No. 3 deal: 1-5.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 21, 2018