Knicks' loss is Trae Young's profit.
The Hawks star tweeted Wednesday, saying thatAtlanta had acquired Dejounte Murray from the Spursin three first round picks and Danilo Gallinari. This is now real. "
"Let's get busy with my brother @DejounteMurray," Young also wrote with an additional photo of him standing with Murray in the 2022 All-Star Game in Cleveland. I am.
Murray confirmed the move on Wednesday in agoodbye tweetto San Antonio. The team chose him in the 29th overall selection in the 2016 NBA Draft, and thanked Spurs fans for accepting him. ..
"San Antonio I love you forever ..... I thank @spurs and the whole city for believing in me and accepting me from day one," Murray wrote. .. "I want to write the whole book, but it's not easy. We're a family and we're always bigger than basketball !!!"
Last Thursday 2022 Knicks was interested in the 25-year-old security guardas Murray's sweepstakes accelerated after the NBA Draft. The team has 11 first round picks over the next seven years, but it's not clear what New York was trying to give up.
Murray is ready to team up with Madison Square Garden's villain Young to form a dominant pair. With the first All-Star nod last season, Murray is a dynamic defender and ball handler who can help create space for the Atlanta elite scorer Young.
Murray averaged 21.1 points, 8.3 rebounds and 9.2 assists per game last season Was recorded. His current four-year transaction of $ 64 million is expected to expire in 2024 when he comes and becomes an unlimited free agent.