Monday, December 22, 2014

Report: Turner, Allen traded to Pacers

UPDATE 10:14 p.m.: The Sixers officially announced the Evan Turner-Danny Granger via Twitter.

Report: Turner, Allen traded to Pacers

UPDATE 10:14 p.m.: The Sixers officially announced the Evan Turner-Danny Granger via Twitter.

The 76ers have traded Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen to the Indiana Pacers in exchange for Danny Granger, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.

Granger, who has an expiring contract, has played in 29 games with season with just two starts.   The forward, who averaging 8.3 points and 1.1 assists,  is making $14 million this season.

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The 30-year-old missed majority of the last season after undergoing left knee surgery.

Turner was the Sixers lead scorer at 17.4 points. The second overall pick in the 2010 draft also averaged six rebounds and 3.7 assists. Allen averaged 5.8 points and 3.5 rebounds as the backup center

 

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004 and took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

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