Detroit Piston Trades Bruce Brown to Nets to Dawson Moses, draft pick

Omari Sankyo II

| Detroit free press

The Detroit Pistons made their first trade offseason.

The team is trading forward Bruce Brown for the Brazilian Nets for Dazhanan Moses and a 2021 second-round pick, a source confirmed to the Free Press. The source requested anonymity because the deals could not be completed until Monday afternoon, when the NBA’s hold on the transaction would be lifted.

ESPN’s Adrian Wojrowski first reported it.

Drafted 42nd overall by the Pistons in 2018, Brown started 99 games in two seasons and played as one of the best perimeter defenders on the roster. He averaged 8.9 points, four assists and 4.7 rebounds in 28.2 minutes per game last year.

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Musa is a 6-foot-9 forward who was drafted 29th overall by the Nets in 2018. He appeared in 40 games last year, while averaging 4.8 points at 37.2% and 3.4 points from the line at 24.4%.

The 2021 second-round pick will be sent via Toronto to Detroit.

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