The Hawks get Patty Mills in exchange for sending Garuba, Rudy Gay, TyTy Washington and a second-round draft pick to the Thunder
On July 1, it was announced that the Houston Rockets, now with Ime Udoka on the bench, had traded Garuba and Washington to the Hawks
The Spanish usman garubajust a week after joining the Hawks, will leave Atlanta Oklahoma City Thunderthe ESPN network reported this Saturday.
Adrian Wojnarowski, one of the best-sourced journalists in the NBA, revealed it to ESPN The Hawks get Patty Mills in exchange for sending Garuba, Rudy Gay, TyTy Washington and a second-round draft pick to the Thunder.
On July 1st it was announced that the Houston Rocketsnow with I am Udoka on the bench they switched to Garuba already Washington for the hawks. The Spain international and former Real Madrid player was picked 23rd by the Rockets in the 2021 draft.
Garuba ended up in the NBA at the hands of some Rockets in complete reconstruction and installed themselves at the end of the west, so much so that in the 2021-2022 season they were the last in their conference (20-62) and last year they occupied the penultimate position (22-60).
The center played 24 games in his freshman season, averaging 10 minutes in which he averaged 2 points and 3.5 rebounds per game. In his second year at the NBAand after overcoming the physical woes of his rookie course alongside his participation in the G League development league, Garuba increased his presence with the Rockets with 75 games played averaging 12.9 minutes, 3 points and 4 ,1 rebounds in a duel.