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Oladipo Admits to Feeling ‘Shocked’ Upon Being Traded

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Victor Oladipo sat on an airplane en route to North Carolina when he heard the news.

The Orlando Magic had traded him, Ersan Ilyasova and 11th overall pick Domantas Sabonis to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Serge Ibaka.

“I was a little shocked at first,” Oladipo recalled Saturday in a phone interview. “But after it all soaked in, I was excited and looking forward to the opportunity. I’m glad where I am. Sometimes change is good.”

Source: Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel

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2018 NBA Draft Diary

Karl-Anthony Towns Has Not Asked For A Trade

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[Tom] Thibodeau and [Karl-Anthony] Towns have spoken on the phone this offseason, league sources told The Athletic, and there is expected to be more substantive dialogue in the coming weeks when Towns returns from his travels.

According to several people familiar with the situation, there has not been an impasse between the two. Towns has not asked for a trade and the Wolves are not considering trading him. As contract extension talks kick off for Towns this summer, the communication only figures to increase.

Source: Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic

 

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2018 NBA Draft Diary

Spurs Listening On Trade Offers For Kawhi Leonard

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Spurs are willing listeners on Kawhi Leonard trade proposals, but haven’t been proactive in chasing down offers, league sources tell ESPN. For now, make an offer and they’ll add it to their board. Spurs and Lakers have had no dialogue on Leonard.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN

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Bucks Looking To Trade Down, Unloading Matthew Dellavedova

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The Bucks are pursuing trades using the no. 17 pick to dump point guard Matthew Dellavedova, who has two years and $19.2 million remaining on his contract.

Milwaukee, however, is only looking to trade down in the draft, not to use a deal as an outright salary dump.

Source: Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer

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