Rocket to Christian Wood to trade for numbers from Mavericks. 26 picks in 2022 NBA Draft, multiple players, per report

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The Dallas Mavericks have agreed to trade numbers. In the 2022 NBA Draft, a total of 26 picks, Boban Marjanovich, Trey Burke, Marquez Chris and Sterling Brown were replaced by the Houston Rockets in exchange for Christian Wood. According to Shams Charania.

The trade will not be completed until Draft Night as Mavericks are set to give the New York Knicks a top 10 protected pick in 2023. “Stepan Roll” – You can read more about it here. – Prevents teams from being without a first-round pick in a consecutive season. This means that Mavericks will eventually score. Pick up 26 rockets, then trade this player as part of the trade.

Wood, who has been with the Rockets since 2020, averaged 17.9 points, 10.1 rebounds and one block per game, while shooting 51 percent off the field and 39 percent off 3 points off the ground. He is in the final year of a three-year, $ 41 million deal, and will be eligible for an extension six months after the trade is completed, if the Mavericks want to go that route.

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The Rockets signed Wood ahead of the 2020-21 season, hoping to be a complement to James Harden and Russell Westbrook. That, of course, never happened, as both Harden and Westbrook were forced out before the season, and the Rockets became a rebuilding team. Now, at least, they’ve managed to turn it around for a first-round pick.