The Washington Wizards and Houston Rockets have agreed to trade their guard points to John Wall and Russell Westbrook respectively. There’s also a 2023 protected first-round pick involved in the deal.
The trade, which involves both players on maximum contracts with three years remaining, has rocked the NBA with current and former players reacting to the trade on Twitter:
– Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) December 3, 2020
– DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) December 3, 2020
It was great for both teams.
– 🏁 Jamal Crawford (@JCrossover) December 3, 2020
Sheesh !!!!! https://t.co/MEj3KdAK5Z
– Jared Dudley (@ JaredDudley619) December 3, 2020
– Thad Young (@ yungsmoove21) December 3, 2020
You can say whatever you want about Russ, but all I know is when Paul George played alongside him he was a star contender and MVP.
He’s going to push Bradley Beal to another level! Continue…
– Kendrick Perkins (@KendrickPerkins) December 3, 2020
The city of Houston is chasing James Harden trying to convince him to stay 🤣😂 pic.twitter.com/d8LnKdjwKu
– Richard Jefferson (@ Rjeff24) December 3, 2020
Someone, please help me understand that the Houston-Wizards trade. pic.twitter.com/fCxw6506AX
– Channing Frye (@channingfrye) December 3, 2020
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