Kings agree to trade for Mavericks forward Barnes

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The Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets and Sacramento Kings have completed a three-team trade, according to multiple reports.

The Kings have acquired shooting guard Alec Burks to round out the deal.

The Rockets will send point and shooting guard Brandon Knight, power forward and center Marquese Chriss to the Cavaliers, according to Wojnarowski.

The Rockets are about to acquire Iman Shumpert.

Update: The Rockets will also receive Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin from the Cavaliers, per Wojnarowski.

Houston had been looking for a 3-and-D guard since losing Trevor Ariza via free agency over the summer.

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In the case of Burks, the 6-foot-6 guard had averaged 11.6 points per game on 37.8 percent from beyond the arc since being acquired by the Cavaliers from the Utah Jazz in late November in the Kyle Korver trade. He has two years left on his contract and is averaging 3.0 points this season.

Shumpert, 28, could become a key bench player for the Rockets as they pursue a deep run in the Western Conference playoffs.

Barnes, 26, is averaging 17.3 points and 4.3 rebounds on the season.

The Bulls and Wizards swapped a trio of former first-rounders, with Otto Porter soon to be sporting a Chicago jersey while Bobby Portis and Jabari Parker are DC-bound along with a 2023 second-round pick.

Cleveland will bring in Knight, 27, and Chriss, 21.

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