The Phoenix Suns are separating from the Austin Rivers guard, sources in the league told ESPN.
The sides agreed that Rivers had entered a deal With the Washington Wizards at the weekend, this fits better with a more experienced team that tracks the playoffs, sources said.
Once Rivers, 26, makes waivers, Rivers becomes an unrestricted free agent. He earns $ 1
Rivers, 26, was sent to the sun with Kelly Oubre for striker Trevor Ariza The deal was officially completed on Monday.
Rivers did not perform very well this season in 29 games with the Wizards, averaging 7.2 points in a 23-percent shooting in 23 minutes. He scored a career best of 15.1 points, 4 rebounds and 2.4 assists for the Clippers last season. Rivers was versatile in both watch positions as his career progressed as a clippers.
Rivers was the 10th choice in the NBA Draft from 2012 to New Orleans. This is his seventh NBA season.