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Eric Bledsoe traded to Phoenix Suns in three team deal

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Former Parker high standout Eric Bledsoe will be traded to the Phoenix Suns in a three team trade.

Yahoo! Sports was the first to report the deal.

The Suns get Bledsoe and forward Caron Butler from L. A., while the Clippers get Phoenix forward Jared Dudley and guard J. J. Reddick from Milwaukee.

The Bucks get a pair of second round draft picks.

Bledsoe will get a chance to be a starting point guard for the first time in his career.

He attended Hayes and Parker high school in Birmingham. He played one season in college at Kentucky.

The Clippers drafted Bledsoe in the first round of the 2010 NBA draft.

The trade can't become official until July 10th when free agents are allowed to sign contracts.