Final week when free company negotiations started, original reports had Doug McDermott agreeing to signal a 3 12 months take care of the San Antonio Spurs for $42 million.
Now that the settlement has turn into official, it appears a sign-and-trade was used between the Spurs and Indiana Pacers to get McDermott to San Antonio.
Together with McDermott, the Spurs acquired a 2023 protected second spherical decide and the fitting to swap 2026 second spherical picks with Indiana.
For the Pacers, they may get the Spurs’ 2023 protected second spherical decide and create a commerce exception for one 12 months.
McDermott will put on quantity 17 on the roster.
To this point the Chandler Hutchison and Doug McDermott acquisitions are the Spurs’ first two strikes from this offseason to be made official.
The workforce nonetheless has to formally acquire Thaddeus Young, Al-Farouq Aminu, and future picks from the Chicago Bulls, and sign Bryn Forbes, Zach Collins, and Jock Landale.
https://projectspurs.com/2021/08/08/san-antonio-spurs-acquire-doug-mcdermott-via-sign-and-trade-with-pacers/ | San Antonio Spurs purchase Doug McDermott and future picks from Pacers