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Jason Thompson
Jason Thompson
Position: C-F
Born: 07/21/86
Height: 6-11 / 2.11
Weight:250 lbs. / 113.4 kg.
Salary: $6,431,250
Last Friday, he was traded to the Sixers along with Carl Landry, Jason Thompson, a future first-round pick and the right to swap first-round picks in 2016 and 2017 for the rights to Arturas Gudatis and Luka Mitrovic. “It’s going to be a great opportunity to have a new start,” said Stauskas, who played two years of college at Michigan, including helping the Wolverines to the national championship game his freshman year. “It was a rough year for me in Sacramento. I didn’t play the way I wanted to. There were a lot of different coaching changes. “We have a young group [with the Sixers] and kind of rebuilding. It’s a great opportunity to prove myself in this league.”
via CSNPhilly.com
The Sacramento Kings cleared about $16 million in salary-cap space on Wednesday night, unloading two significant contracts onto the Philadelphia 76ers, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Kings traded forwards Carl Landry and Jason Thompson and 2014 No. 8 overall draft pick Nik Stauskas to the 76ers for the rights to overseas players and a future second-round draft pick, sources said. The Kings will send the Sixers a protected future first-round draft pick as part of the deal, league sources told Yahoo Sports.
via Yahoo! Sports