The Charlotte Hornets are acquiring center Mason Plumlee and the No. 37 pick from the Detroit Pistons in exchange for the No. 57 pick, sources tell ESPN.
ANALYSIS: With the emergence of Isaiah Stewart, Plumlee's role in Detroit diminshed as the 2020-21 season went on. Now, Detroit clears the $8.1 million salary Plumlee is owed for next season. Heading to Charlotte, Plumee has the opportunity to become their starting center alongside an intriguing young core headlined by LaMelo Ball.