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Oklahoma City has traded reserve point guard Eric Maynor to the Portland Trail Blazers, according to Yahoo Sports' Marc Spears.
The Blazers' bench is super thin. Maynor, averaging 2.8 points and 2 assists, gains a little value, in only the deepest leagues.
Thunder has traded reserve point guard Eric Maynor to Blazers, a source told Y! Sports.
— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) February 21, 2013
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