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Trail Blazers Acquire Unprotected 2017 First Round Pick from Cleveland
Team sends 2018 first round pick to Cavaliers
PORTLAND, Ore. (Jan. 6, 2017) – The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired an unprotected first round draft pick from the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for a 2018 first round pick, it was announced today by president of basketball operations Neil Olshey.
The 2018 pick sent to Cleveland was originally acquired from the Cavaliers along with Anderson Varejao in exchange for a future second round selection on Feb. 18, 2016.
Portland now holds two first round selections in the 2017 NBA Draft.