NBA Trades: Stephen Jackson, Andrew Bogut, Josh Smith

There was a trade that was made tonight, it involves the Milwaukee Bucks and Golden State Warriors. Bucks trade Jackson, Bogut for Ellis: The Milwaukee Bucks agreed to trade Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson to the Golden State Warriors, a person with direct knowledge of the deal said Tuesday night.

The Bucks will receive guard Monta Ellis, forward Ekpe Udoh and center Kwame Brown, according to the sources. -ESPN

Josh Smith trade rumors dispelled: “The likelihood of us trading Josh at the trade deadline is as close to zero as you can get,” Bruce Levenson told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

However a source close to Smith confirmed to ESPN.com that he indeed did tell Hawks management over a year ago that he would prefer to be traded and the request stands. _AP