Boston Celtics Complete Trade With Phoenix Suns

BOSTON – The Boston Celtics announced today that they have acquired a future conditional Minnesota first round pick and a trade exception from the Phoenix Suns in exchange for forward/center Brandan Wright.

Wright, who was acquired from the Dallas Mavericks on December 18, has appeared in eight contests for the Celtics and averaged 3.3 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 10.7 minutes per game over that span. On the season, Wright is averaging 7.5 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.3 blocks in 16.9 minutes per game.