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Pacers trade Danny Granger to 76ers for two players

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The Indiana Pacers pulled off one more, bold move before Thursday’s NBA trade deadline.

Less than three weeks after signing Andrew Bynum, Indiana agreed to a trade that will send Danny Granger and a second-round draft pick in 2014 to Philadelphia in exchange for former first-round pick Evan Turner and forward-center Lavoy Allen, a person with knowledge of the details told the Associated Press. The person requested anonymity because the deal was still pending league approval.

If the deal goes through, as expected, the Pacers would get two more young forwards — players who could help them dethrone two-time defending NBA champion Miami and finally win their first NBA title.

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