Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Memphis Grizzlies, Boston Celtics and
Oklahoma City Thunder completed a three-team trade on Tuesday.
The Grizzlies acquired guard Courtney Lee and a 2016 second-round draft pick
from the Boston Celtics in exchange for guard Jerryd Bayless.
The Thunder also sent forward Ryan Gomes to Boston and received a conditional
2017 second-round draft pick from Memphis.
Boston then waived Gomes.
Bayless averaged 8.0 points, 1.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists with the Grizzlies
this season. The 25-year-old well-traveled veteran holds career averages of
8.3 points, 1.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists with the Portland Trail Blazers, New
Orleans Hornets, Toronto Raptors and Memphis Grizzlies
Lee averaged 7.4 points, 1.6 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 16.8 minutes in 30
games as a reserve with Boston this season. He joins the Grizzlies with career
averages of 9.4 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 395 games with the
Orlando Magic, New Jersey Nets, Houston Rockets and Celtics.
Gomes, an eight-year veteran, has appeared in five games for the Thunder this
season totaling six points and four rebounds in 34 minutes played.
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