2019 Trade Deadline Diary

Sources: Grizzlies-Hornets Marc Gasol Trade ‘not completely dead’

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In Memphis-Charlotte talks, sources say Tuesday night’s Marc Gasol deal was indeed at finish line, short of agreeing on the contracts to match salary. Some involved believe when Memphis prematurely sat Gasol—whereas Charlotte’s roster remained active—the Grizz forfeited leverage.

Grizzlies-Hornets discussions are not completely dead, sources say. Similar to the Brooks fiasco, teams remain optimistic in striking a deal.

Source: Jake Fischer on Twitter