NAVARRO DEAL DONEPosted on January 14, 2013 by FantasticWiz
Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has acquired a future first round draft pick from the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for the rights to Juan Carlos Navarro. Ã¢â‚¬Å“WeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re pleased to acquire a first round pick, which gives us an additional asset,Ã¢â‚¬ � said Grunfeld. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Our backcourt, led by Gilbert Arenas, DeShawn Stevenson, Antonio Daniels and our recent draft pick Nick Young, is deep and versatile. By trading the rights to Juan Carlos Navarro Ã¢â‚¬“ a former second round pick of the Wizards Ã¢â‚¬“ we have greater flexibility to build our team.Ã¢â‚¬ � Navarro was originally drafted by the Wizards with the 40th overall pick in the second round of the 2002 NBA Draft.
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