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Bulls acquire MCW from Rockets, release him before contract guaranteed

By on January 7, 2019
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The Houston Rockets and Chicago Bulls completed a minor trade on Monday.

The Rockets have sent veteran guard Michael Carter-Williams and cash to the Bulls in exchange for a future conditional second round draft pick.

Immediately following the deal, the Bulls decided to release Carter-Williams before today’s 5:00pm deadline that would have guaranteed he receive the entirety of his $1.75 million deal for the season.

The 27-year old has averaged 4.3 points and 1.3 assists in 16 games this season.

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