Anthony goes to the Hawks in the deal, but will be bought out and waived, sources told ESPN and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The Thunder packaged a protected 2022 first round NBA Draft pick in the deal to the Hawks. The Thunder are getting Shroder and the 76ers' Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot. The Hawks' Mike Muscala will go to Philadelphia and the 76ers are sending Justin Anderson to the Hawks.
Anthony, 34, averaged a career-low 16.2 points per game in 2017. He also posted 5.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists per bout in 78 starts. Schroder, 24, posted a career-best 19.4 points per game, along with 6.2 assists and 3.1 rebounds per bout in his fifth NBA season.
Shroder is signed through 2020, banking $15.5 million annually. Anthony was due $27.9 million in 2018. The 10-time All-Star has made more than $230 million in on the court salary since breaking into the league as the No. 3 overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft.