The 2018 NBA Draft has its first huge trade as the Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks swap the 3rd and 5th positions, planning to swap Luka Doncic and Trae Young. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Marc Stein report that Dallas will also send Atlanta a future first-round pick in the deal.
Atlanta and Dallas have agreed to a deal, league sources tell ESPN. They'll trade Nos. 3 and 5 picks, sending Luka Doncic to Dallas and Trae Young to Atlanta, sources said. Dallas will send Atlanta a future first.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 21, 2018
Dallas will send a future first-round pick with various protections over the next five seasons to Atlanta along with No. 5 to acquire the third overall pick from Atlanta, league sources say— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) June 21, 2018
Shams Charania of Yahoo adds the future pick details.
Sources: Dallas is sending 2019 protected first-round pick in deal to acquire Luka Doncic at No. 3 from Atlanta, for No. 5.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 21, 2018
Sources: Protection on Dallas' 2019 first-round pick to Atlanta in Luka Doncic/No. 3 deal: 1-5.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 21, 2018