Lin was traded to Atlanta for an unprotected 2020 second-round pick via Portland and.
ESPN first reported the deal, saying the Nets and Hawks would swap future second-round picks.
Russell could be in line for a rookie-scale extension, but he will have to show more than what he has during his 48 games as a Net to warrant the franchise taking a long-term gamble on his future.
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Wojnarowski noted that league sources indicated the Lin trade will likely speed up the process of the Hawks trading guard Dennis Schroder this summer.
Lin, who was on an expiring $12.5 million contract, hasn't played since rupturing his patellar tendon during the opening game last season.
Lin became an worldwide sensation during the 2011-2012 season. The Hawks then acquired the rights to high-scoring former Oklahoma star Trae Young in the draft.
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Detectives are working to identify the source of the contamination, police said, but a source has not yet been established. He said public health advice was "not to pick up any odd items such as needles, syringes or unusual containers".
Since leaving the Knicks, Lin has played with the Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, the Charlotte Hornets and the Nets.
The trade with the Nuggets was a salary dump for Denver. Lin averaged 14.5 points, 5.1 assists and 3.8 rebounds in 36 games for the Nets during the 2016-17 season while dealing with a lingering hamstring injury.
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Seasonal monsoon rains flooded the vast cave complex unexpectedly and cut off their exit route. At other times, they endured dives lasting up to half an hour in the pitch-black waters.