LA Clippers have reportedly traded Patrick Beverley and Rajon Rondo to the Memphis Grizzlies, per Andrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
The LA franchise received Eric Bledsoe, who was recently traded by the Pelicans to Memphis. The deal also includes Daniel Oturu, who will join Beverley and Rondo in Memphis.
Beverley spent the last four years of his career in LA for the Clippers. He has 468 NBA games under his belt with averages of 8.8 points, 3.4 assists and 4.3 rebounds per contest.
He and Rondo can provide veteran leadership to a young Memphis’ group of players, if they opt to remain with the Grizzlies.
As for the Clippers, they receive Bledsoe, who has two years remaining in his deal. He could provide two-way play and good defense in the Clippers’ perimeter.