Raptors deal Kapono to Sixers

Updated: June 9, 2009, 5:56 PM ET
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

The Toronto Raptors and Philadelphia 76ers have completed the first trade of what is being widely forecast as an active month for NBA transactions by agreeing to swap sharpshooting guard Jason Kapono for rebounding specialist Reggie Evans.

The Sixers targeted Kapono -- two-time winner of the NBA's Long Distance Shootout at All-Star Weekend and a career 45.4 percent marksman from 3-point range -- to address their well-chronicled lack of outside shooting since dealing Kyle Korver to ...

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