Santa Cruz Warriors Acquire Forward Shawn Taggart From Springfield
Paul Carter & Fifth Round Draft Pick Sent to Armor

The Santa Cruz Warriors have acquired forward Shawn Taggart from the Springfield Armor in exchange for forward Paul Carter and a fifth round pick in the 2013 NBA D-League Draft.

Taggart, 27, has played 13 games with the Springfield Armor this season, averaging 8.1 points and 4.8 rebounds per contest. The Memphis product played four games with the Toronto Raptors in NBA Summer League in the 2009-2010 season, averaging 6.25 points and 4.0 rebounds.

Carter, 25, was acquired last week in a trade with the Idaho Stampede.