Former All-Star dumped in $23m master plan; Aussie drafted, Giddey gets boost: LIVE
The Detroit Pistons acquired veteran guard Kemba Walker from the New York Knicks as part of a three-team trade involving the Charlotte Hornets that also saw the Pistons acquire the draft rights to Jalen Duren on Thursday night, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Walker and the Pistons are expected to discuss a contract buyout that will allow him to become a free agent, sources told Wojnarowski.
The 32-year-old Walker is on an expiring $9.2 million salary for this upcoming season, according to ESPN's Bobby Marks. The likelihood is Walker will go into the trade exception created once the Pistons finalize dealing forward Jerami Grant to the Portland Trail Blazers, Marks reported.
In February, the Knicks and Walker agreed that the four-time All-Star would be sidelined for the remainder …
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