Jalen Duren, Kemba Walker To Pistons In Three-Team Trade
The Knicks have officially announced their part of the trade with the Hornet
The Knicks and Pistons can’t complete their half of the trade until Detroit opens up cap room in July.
The Pistons are expected to reach a contract buyout with Walker, who has one year and $9.2 million remaining.
The 6-foot-11 center weighs 250 pounds, has a 7-5 wingspan and a 42-inch vertical leap.
As a freshman for the Tigers, Duren averaged 12.0 points, 8.1 rebounds, 2.1 blocks and shot 59.7% from the floor.
Also, he's one of the youngest players in the NBA draft
Duren projects as a rim-protector and an interior force, with elite finishing ability. Duren is an old-school center
Duren played just three years in high school and one year in college at a non-Power Six school, but already has NBA ties.
His days at Memphis he was coached by former Magic star Penny Hardaway
"No matter what state we're in or what city, it's just constant work," Duren said
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