The Rockets have acquired Russell Westbrook and they let go of Chris Paul to do it.
Houston has picked up Westbrook in a trade with the Thunder, according to ESPN.
In the deal the Rockets gave up Paul and first-round picks in 2024 and 2026.
The teams have swapped picks in 2021 and 2025.
The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, league sources tell ESPN.
– Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 12, 2019
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