Originally written on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 3/15/12
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With about an hour left before the NBA trade deadline, there's word that the San Antonio Spurs may be making a move.  ESPN's Ric Bucher reports the Spurs and Warriors are discussing trading Richard Jefferson for a familiar face.

"Source: RJefferson for SJackson being discussed."

That's right, there's a chance Stephen Jackson could be coming back to San Antonio.  Jackson was just traded from Milwaukee to Golden State as part of the Monta Ellis-Andrw Bogut swap.  Jackson and Jefferson make roughly the same money, with Cap'n Jack having only this year and next remaining on his contract. Jackson is averaging ten points, three assists and three rebounds.  When you look at their production, both guys are pretty equal and Jackson's shooting percentages are actually really bad.  But he's aggressive and still a pretty good defender.  He also has a very good relationship with Coach Popovich, Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili.  The deadline is 2 PM San Antonio time.  Check back then to see if this deal or any other goes down.

UPDATE: Yahoo!'s Marc Spears tweets that Warriors and Spurs are in advanced discussions to swap Jefferson and Jackson.

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