Robert Covington is trading with the Portland Trail Blazers for Trevor Ariza and two first-round picks, according to ESPN’s Adrian Voynarovsky, Voynarovsky wrote in the deal minutes ago.
The Rockets are finalizing a deal to send Robert Covington to Portland for Trevor Ariza and a first-round pick in 2020 and a first-round defensive pick until 2021, ESPN sources said.
– Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 17, 2020
The 29-year-old striker is a seven-year veteran on tour in Philadelphia and Minnesota, as well as in Houston. During his career he played all three positions in front, although he is only 6̵
Ariza is in the final year of her contract to earn $ 12.8 million next season. Covington will earn $ 12.1 million in 2020-21, $ 13.0 million in 2021-22.
Stay tuned, as our owner Eric Griffith will soon be along with an analysis of Covington’s trade, history and utility, and all the implications of the restriction.