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Washington Wizards: Davis Bertans will bring needed three-point shooting

The Washington Wizards acquired Davis Bertans from the San Antonio Spurs in a three-team deal that included the Brooklyn Nets, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The complete trade looks like this:

  • Brooklyn Nets receives: Rights to Aaron White
  • San Antonio Spurs receives: DeMarre Carroll
  • Washington Wizards receives: Davis Bertans

The Wizards will use their $8.6 million trade exception to acquire the “Latvian Laser.”

Davis Bertans is a 26-year-old, 6-foot-10, 225-pound, power forward out of Latvia. He began his professional career in the Latvian basketball league, then went to play in Slovenia where he gathered interest from the NBA.