A league source (whose team inquired about George) said yesterday that George would be massively expensive to obtain in trade, suggesting his team did not have nearly the assets to pursue a George trade. The same source said that anything involving him would require almost everything a team had to offer based on the stance the Pacers had this week.
There have been reports that both the Boston Celtics and LA Lakers view the price tag on George as too high, especially considering George could be a free agent in 16 months.
Source: Steve Kyler, Basketball Insiders
REPORT: Utah Jazz Will Stand Pat at Deadline
SOURCE: Boston Celtics to Stand Pat at Deadline
Wolves Walked Away From Knicks Deal?
After several days of talks, the Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly walked away from talks with the New York Knicks at the trade deadline and did not consummate the long-rumored Ricky Rubio for Derrick Rose trade.
On Deadline Day, Minnesota ultimately decided to walk away from the Ricky Rubio-for-Derrick Rose trade, league sources say
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) February 23, 2017
Source: Marc Stein via Twitter