Report: Pelicans trade for Heat forward Jarnell Stokes

Report: Pelicans trade for Heat forward Jarnell Stokes

(WVUE) - The New Orleans Pelicans have traded for Miami Heat forward Jarnell Stokes in a deadline day deal, according to a report published by Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports.

Stokes is averaging a point a game, and has only played in seven contests this season. Stokes played three minutes in his last game against the Spurs, scoring a point.

Stokes was drafted in the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft out of the University of Tennessee.

The NBA trade deadline is at 2 p.m. today.

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