As a wild trade deadline approaches, two former Blazers are on the move just days after leaving Rip City.
Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin IV have been traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Houston Rockets as part of a three-team trade that also involves the Sacramento Kings, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.com
Cleveland will send Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin to the Rockets in the three-way deal, league source tells ESPN. Cavaliers acquired those two guards in Sunday's trade with Portland that sent Rodney Hood to the Blazers.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019
The trade is sending Brandon Knight, Marquese Chriss, and a protected 1st round pick from the Rockets to the Cavaliers. The Cavaliers will send Alec Burks to the Kings, and Baldwin and Stauskas to the Rockets. The Kings are sending Iman Shumpert to Houston.
The Cavaliers had acquired Baldwin and Stauskas from the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday in exchange for Rodney Hood.