NBA: Teams pull off 3-way trade
UNDATED (AP) — New Orleans, Portland and Sacramento agreed to a three-team trade sending guard Tyreke Evans to the Pelicans, center Robin Lopez to the Trail Blazers and guard Greivis Vasquez to the Kings.
Portland is sending second-round draft pick Jeff Withey to New Orleans and a future draft pick to Sacramento as part of the deal.
The trade also sends guard Terrel Harris to Portland.
• NEW YORK (AP) — J.R. Smith and Pablo Prigioni are staying in New York to help the Knicks build on their best season in nearly decades. The Sixth Man of the Year and the point guard from Argentina both agreed to multiyear deals, their agents confirmed.
• CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly reached an agreement on a two-year contract with free agent forward Earl Clark. Clark, who played for the Los Angeles Lakers last season, met for two days with the Cavs earlier this week. The deal is worth $9 million.
• CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Bobcats agreed to a three-year, $40.5 million contract with free agent center Al Jefferson from the Utah Jazz. Jefferson will make $13.5 million in each year of the deal, with the third season being a player option.