Replace Bojan Bogdanovic with the Detroit Pistons for Kelly Olynyk

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.

The Pistons trade for the Utah Jazz as a striker Bojan Bogdanovic opposite the center Kelly Olynyk The Free Press confirmed Thursday morning, guard Sabine Lee.

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.

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