Detroit Pistons Third year general manager Troy Weaver celebrates the first day of autumn in the best way he knows how: with trade, of course.
Bogdanovic, 33, has spent the past three seasons with the Jazz, averaging 18.4 points and shooting 39.7% on 6.8 3-point attempts per game, as Utah holds the playoffs each year. Instantly become the most accomplished 3-point shooter in pistons, Make two 3s per game During his eight-season career in the NBA with Brooklyn, Washington, Indiana and Utah. pistons gone 29th in the NBA last season At 3 points the percentage made 32.6%.
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Bogdanovic, who was representing the Croatian national team and was Its leading scorer During the 2016 Olympics, he signed a four-year, $73.1 million contract with Jazz in 2019. He has one year left of $19.6 million and will be an unrestricted free agent after this season.
The Pistons will earn more this season, as Olynyk is listed for $12.8 million and Lee will earn $1.8 million. But it will save Detroit money in 2023-24, because Olenik had a $3 million partial guarantee that season, giving the Pistons more cover space as they look to potential strikes to boost rebuilding.
Pistons Lee, 23, with the 38th overall pick in 2020, drafted Weaver’s first draft as GM. Lee appeared in 85 games over two seasons, starting at seven as a rookie, and earned the NBA second-team honor at the Motor City Cruise last season. He has a club option for 2023-24.
Oleinik, 31, signed a three-year, $37 million contract in 2021 as a free agency. During his only season with the Pistons, he averaged 9.1 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.8 assists, but injuries limited him to 40 games.
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Bogdanovic started all 204 games he’s played for Utah, helping the Jazz team become one of the most efficient offenses in the league while playing aggressively forward. But jazz has suffered from disappointing interlude performances every year. Danny Inge, in his first full season as Head of Basketball Operations, has a Led a complete shredding of the core of UtahAll-Stars dealt Rudy Gobert to Minnesota and Donovan Mitchell to Cleveland in blockbuster deals earlier this season.
The Pistons now have 16 players on the roster, one of whom is over the limit, but is expected to buy Kemba Walker to get to 15.
This is the latest pistons trade During a busy summer. They took on Jerami Grant to Portland, used Galen Doreen’s overnight takeover draft with the 13th pick in the 2022 NBA draft and completed a salary dump deal with the Knicks.
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The Pistons also re-signed Marvin Bagley III/center Marvin Bagley III to a three-year, $37.5 million contract, and agreed to a two-year deal with striker Kevin Knox II.
Training camp begins next week and the Pistons host their first four pre-season games Oct. 4 at the New York Knicks. The Pistons open the regular season on October 19 against Orlando.
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