Raptors Trade Jermaine O’Neal To Heat For Shawn Marion

Shawn MarionTotal Pro Sports – Say you heard it here first, the Toronto Raptors have traded Jermaine O’Neal and Jamario Moon to the Miami Heat for Shawn Marion and Marcus Banks.

The trade is pending league review according to ESPN via The Sporting News.

Marion’s name has come up in trade rumors the entire season, as his $17 million contract expires at the end of this season. He is averaging 12.0 points and 8.7 rebounds.

The Pacers traded O’Neal to the Raptors in the offseason. He has been sidelined several games this season because of knee problems and is averaging 13.5 points and 7.0 rebounds.

This settles all reports back on January 17th that: Shawn Marion would be traded For Jermaine O’Neal?

Check back later for an in depth analysis of the trade.

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