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Cavaliers send Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

Cavaliers send Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

Cavs general manager Koby Altman traded six players, including Isaiah Thomas, Dwyane Wade and Derrick Rose, and two future draft picks in moves created to not only help them in the short term but could potentially help keep LeBron James beyond this season.

The Cavs have made the trade deadline their show, orchestrating several blockbuster deals.

For many years, it appeared that two of the best players to come out of Chicago in the last generation in the National Basketball Association would be calling one place their home for the majority of their careers. Wade, who averaged 11.2 points per game, the lowest of his career, will get to finish his phenomenal career with his long-term team, the Miami Heat.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, who will remain with the Cavaliers.

That has now ended.

Thomas was dealt with forward Channing Frye and one of the Cavs' two first-round draft picks to the Lakers for point guard Jordan Clarkson and forward Larry Nance Jr, said the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the teams need National Basketball Association approval before the trade can be completed.

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Wade is far removed from his Heat days with Shaq or LeBron, but he was an important veteran voice in the Cavs' locker room and led the second unit with his scoring and playmaking.

And if all that wasn't enough, the Cavs then dealt Wade to Miami for a protected 2024 second-round pick.

At the same time, according to a Yahoo Sports report, Rose is likely to be released upon his arrival in Utah, allowing him to sign with another team.

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Cleveland is sending Dwyane Wade to Miami, Jae Crowder and Derrick Rose to Utah, and Iman Shumpert to Sacramento.

After a quick stop, Isaiah Thomas is moving again.

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