Marc Stein and Chad Ford are reporting a variation to the Mo Williams/Lamar Odom trade people have been speculating over recent days:
Sources told ESPN.com that the Jazz are willing to take on Mo Williams in a three-team trade scenario that would send Odom to the Clippers and enable the Mavericks to shed Odom’s salary without taking back any salary.
UPDATE: Sources tell Ramona Shelburne that Mo Williams would be willing to accept trade to Utah.
UPDATE: Dan Woike reports that Mo Williams will pick up his option.
UPDATE: Now reports that the deal is not close.
UPDATE: Here’s the latest from Utah’s side.
One last in-post update:
Source says Mo Williams will join Jazz.
— Brian T. Smith (@tribjazz) June 29, 2012
Williams’ decision completes trade sending Lamar Odom to Clippers without Mavs having to take back salary.
— Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) June 29, 2012