Rockets Trade McDaniels to Nets for Cash

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The Houston Rockets have traded shooting guard KJ McDaniels to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for cash.

McDaniels, 24, has been in the NBA for 3 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 37 games and averaged 6.4 minutes per game, 2.4 points per game, 1.1 rebounds per game, 0.3 assists per game, 0.2 blocks per game, and 0.2 steals per game. He shot 40.3% from the field, 28.0% from 3-point range, and 80.0% from the free throw line.

This season, McDaniels has played in 29 games and averaged 7.3 minutes per game, 2.8 points per game, 1.0 rebound per game, 0.1 assists per game, 0.3 blocks per game, and 0.2 steals per game. He is shooting 45.6% from the field, 33.3% from 3-point range, and 90.0% from the free throw line.

Over his 3-year NBA career, McDaniels has played in 128 games and averaged 14.1 minutes per game, 5.1 points per game, 2.1 rebounds per game, 0.7 assists per game, 0.7 blocks per game, and 0.4 steals per game. His career shooting percentages are 40.4% from the field, 29.2% from 3-point range, and 76.9% from the free throw line.



-Asher Fair