Report: Suns trade P.J. Tucker to Raptors for Jared Sullinger, two second-round picks

Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker (17) in the first quarter during an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

The Suns have traded P.J. Tucker to the Raptors in exchange for Jared Sullinger and two second-round picks, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski

Tucker, 31, is averaging 7 points and 6 rebounds per game. Raptors players reportedly wanted the team to trade for P.J. Tucker because they felt they needed someone who can guard LeBron James. 

Sullinger, 24, is averaging 3.4 points and 2.5 rebounds per game. 

Toronto is 33-24 and sits in fourth in the Eastern Conference standings. 

 

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