Philadelphia 76ers acquire George Hill in 3-team trade

By Field Level Media
Jan 19, 2021; Denver, Colorado, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard George Hill (3) dribbles the ball up court against the Denver Nuggets in the third quarter at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

The Philadelphia 76ers are acquiring guard George Hill as part of a three-way trade involving the Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks, ESPN reported Thursday.

Per the report, Hill is being sent from the Thunder to the 76ers in exchange for center Tony Bradley and second-round picks in the 2025 and 2026 drafts.

Philadelphia acquires Ignas “Iggy” Brazdeikis from the Knicks. New York receives forward Terrance Ferguson from Oklahoma City. Guard Austin Rivers heads from New York to the Thunder to complete the trade.

Hill, 34, is averaging is 11.8 points and 2.1 rebounds in 14 games this season with Oklahoma City. He is averaging 11.1 points, 3.2 assists and 3.1 rebounds in 799 career games with the San Antonio Spurs, Indiana Pacers, Utah Jazz, Cleveland Cavaliers, Sacramento Kings, Milwaukee Bucks and Thunder.

Bradley, 23, is averaging 5.5 points and 5.2 rebounds in 20 games (eight starts) for Philadelphia this season.

Brazdeikis, 22, has averaged 1.5 points in 13 career appearances off the bench for New York.

Ferguson, 22, has averaged just 3.8 minutes per game in 13 contests off the bench for the 76ers this season.

Rivers, 28, is averaging 7.3 points in 21 games (two starts) for the Knicks this season. He has averaged 9.1 points and 2.3 assists in 573 career games with the New Orleans franchise, Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets, Washington Wizards and Knicks.

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