The Seattle Seahawks have needed help on the offensive line for a while and made a big move to address that need Monday by trading for three-time Houston Texans Pro Bowl offensive tackle Duane Brown, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
The trade was supposed to send cornerback Jeremy Lane to Houston, but he failed his physical. Instead, the Texans will get a 2018 third-round pick and a 2019 second-round pick, while the Seahawks will receive a 2018 fifth-round pick:
Brown will presumably make life much easier for the Seahawks offense and can immediately help a team that has big flaws up front, but is still 5-2 and very much in the NFC playoff picture.
Grant is averaging 9.0 points, 6.6 assists and 2.0 turnovers in 30.6 minutes per game. Dunn made his Bulls debut on Saturday in a 101-69 blowout loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder and had five points, three assists and four turnovers in 22 minutes.
Dunn also had three steals, a sign of his aggressive mentality on defense.
“Kris is a very good player,” Grant told The Chicago Tribune. “I think that pushes us both to be better players.”
Rookie forward Lauri Markkanen, the seventh overall pick Cheap Jerseys Sale in the 2017 draft, has given Chicago a boost by averaging 15.6 points and a team-high 9.6 rebounds. He Cheap Jerseys Sunglasses is second on the team in scoring and in effective shooting, a statistic that takes into account three-pointers.
The Bulls are trying to find more shots within their offense for Markkanen.