CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cavaliers Cavaliers traded the point guard and forward Channing Frye to the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday for guard Jordan Clarkson and forward Larry Nance Jr., according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
The Lakers also get the Cavaliers’ protected first-round pick in 2018. The trade deadline is at 3 p.m. ET Thursday.
Thomas was acquired from the Celtics in August in the deal for Kyrie Irving.
Thomas was rehabbing from a hip injury and ended up only playing 15 games for the Cavs. He averaged 14.7 points, but Cleveland went 7-8 in those games.
Clarkson averages 14.5 points per game on 45-percent shooting. Nance averages 8.6 points and 6.8 rebounds per game. His father Larry Nance played for the Cavaliers. Clarkson is under contract through 2019-20, and Nance’s deal runs through 2018-19.
The Cavaliers also traded Dwyane Wade, Derrick Rose, Jae Crowder and Iman Shumpert for Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance Jr., George Hill and Rodney Hood in other trades on Thursday.