Sixers send Davies to Brooklyn for Kirilenko

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Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia 76ers have acquired veteran forward Andrei Kirilenko from the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for forward Brandon Davies.

In addition, the Sixers also obtained guard Jorge Gutierrez, a 2020 second- round draft pick and the right to trade second-round choices in 2018.

Kirilenko has appeared in just seven games for the Nets this season, playing 36 minutes without making any of his five attempted shots. He averaged 5.0 points in 45 games last season for Brooklyn.

The 33-year-old Russian native has career averages of 11.8 points and 5.5 rebounds in 797 games with Brooklyn, Minnesota and Utah. He spent 10 seasons with the Jazz, who made him a first-round pick in 1999.

Gutierrez, has played just nine games for the Nets this season, averaging 1.8 points in just 4.3 minutes.

Davies, a 23-year-old BYU product, has appeared in 71 games for Philadelphia over the last two seasons and has averaged 3.8 points with 2.6 rebounds. He has averaged 6.3 points and 3.7 rebounds in 20 games this season.

The Nets also created a $3.4 million trade exception and another trade exception of $916,000 with the transaction.