June 21, 2018, 11:07 pm
The Kings have selected guard Gary Trent Jr. with the 37th overall pick in the 2018 draft, but have traded him to the Portland Trail Blazers for two future second round picks.
Portland will send Sacramento to two future second-round picks for Trent, league sources tell ESPN. https://t.co/epxA4sHMS5
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 22, 2018
Trent Jr. is considered one of the best shooters in the draft class, but the Kings already have a handful of guards and he would have struggled to get playing time.
We’re still awaiting specific information on the two second round picks the Kings are getting.