Eric Bledsoe is “expected” to be traded on NBA Draft day, according to report

Eric Bledsoe - photo by Mark J. Terrill | AP
– photo by Mark J. Terrill | AP

The  and  are “expected” to complete a trade on Thursday, the day of the 2013 Draft, reports Mark Heisler of Sports City.

In the deal, which has been rumored since late May, the Magic would send veteran swingman Arron Afflalo to the Clippers in exchange for point guard Eric Bledsoe and veteran swingman Caron Butler.

Orlando would gain, in Bledsoe, a young and athletic point guard. In his three-year career, the former Kentucky Wildcat owns averages of 6.7 points, 2.6 boards, three assists, and 1.2 steals in 19.6 minutes.

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