The Athletic's Grizzlies beat writer Omari Sankofa II and Suns beat writer Gina Mizell discussed the parameters of the trade, what went wrong with Jackson in Phoenix and if he can turn things around in Memphis.
The 38-year-old played with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Utah Jazz during the 2018-19 campaign where he averaged 8.6 points with 39.7 percent shooting from beyond the arc.
More specifically - the Sixers might be in the running to bring Kyle Korver back to the team that drafted him.
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The Grizzlies get a free look at Jackson, but have long evaluated Melton as a guard with an National Basketball Association staying power.
Carter spent his rookie season playing for both the Grizzlies and their G League affiliate, the Memphis Hustle.
The sharpshooter has knocked down 42.9% of his 3-point attempts over his 16-year career. He later played six games for the Phoenix Suns, but shot a porous 27.6 percent from the field while averaging 3.7 points.