This article is cross-posted at Spurs World. The Golden State Warriors traded swingman Stephen Jackson to the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday for small forward Richard Jefferson, the rights to T.J. Ford (who announced his retirement earlier this week ), and a conditional first-round draft pick this year.The Spurs are hoping that the veteran swingman responds to the challenge now that he is back in San Antonio.San Antonio’s pick is lottery protected, but the Spurs are in second place in the Western Conference so that will probably not be an issue.Jackson has averaged 10.5 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 26 games this season.Jefferson on the other hand, has averaged 9.2 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 41 games with the Spurs this season. He could be in Bay Area in...

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