SALT LAKE CITY (AP) A person with knowledge of the deal says the Utah Jazz have agreed to trade for backup point guard Shelvin Mack from Atlanta, sending the Hawks a second-round pick in the deal.
The person spoke to The Associated Press Thursday on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced.
The trade is pending league approval.
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Mack averaged 3.9 points, 1.6 assists and 7.5 minutes in 24 games this season. The 25-year-old is shooting 42.1 percent from the field and a career-low 14.8 percent from 3-point range in his fifth season. He's under contract through the 2016-17 season with the final year not guaranteed, according to Basketball-Reference.com.
The Jazz have been in the market for point guard depth since Dante Exum tore his ACL during the summer.