Phoenix Suns separates roads with guard Austin Rivers, league sources told ESPN.
The pages agreed that Rivers, which came to trade with Washington wizards over the weekend, fits better with a more veteran team continuing the playoffs, sources said.
When rivers, 26, clear exemptions, rivers will become an unlimited free agent. He earns $ 1
2.6 million this season. While there have been conversations with teams at potential destinations, Rivers do not seem to have a decision imminent at their next stop, sources said.
Rivers, 26, were sent to the suns with Kelly Oubre forward Trevor Ariza in a River did not play very well in 29 games with the wizards this season, with an average 7.2 points in 23 minutes at 39 percent shooting. He counted on a career-best 15.1 points, four rebounds and 2.4 helping Clippers last season — before a low season deal to Washington. Rivers showed versatility in both guard positions as his Clipper’s career developed.
Rivers, 26, was the 10th pick in the 2012 draft of New Orleans. This is his seventh NBA season.