OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- With Reggie Jackson taking over as the backup to All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook, the Oklahoma City Thunder shipped free-agent-to-be Eric Maynor to Portland on Thursday and picked up a trade exception to use during the offseason or early next season.
The Oklahoma City Thunder unloaded free-agent-to-be Maynor in a trade deadline deal with Portland on Thursday, picking up a trade exception and the rights to Greek forward Georgios Printezis.
The Scoop:Maynor had been a reliable backup for All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook over his first two seasons in Oklahoma City, ranking among the top 10 in the league in assist-to-turnover ratio. He missed almost all of last season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, but regained his spot in the Thunder rotation during training camp before getting replaced by second-year guard Reggie Jackson in mid-December.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Oklahoma City Thunder unloaded free-agent-to-be Eric Maynor in a trade deadline deal with Portland on Thursday, picking up a trade exception and the rights to Greek forward Georgios Printezis.
The Thunder sent backup point guard Eric Maynor to the Trail Blazers and acquired Ronnie Brewer from the Knicks.
The Scoop: None.
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