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Thunder Commerce Hamidou Diallo to Pistons for Svi Mykhailiuk and Second Spherical Decide

The Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder have reportedly agreed to commerce guard Hamidou Diallo to the Detroit Pistons for Svi Mykhailiuk and a second spherical choose.

Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN first reported the information Friday evening.

Diallo, 22, is within the midst of a breakout season, averaging profession highs in factors per sport (11.9), rebounds per sport (5.2), and assists per sport (2.4).

Mykhailiuk, 23, is capturing under his profession common from the sector and from three this season.

Each Diallo and Mykhailiuk will grow to be restricted free brokers on the finish of the 2020-2021 season.

In response to Woj, the Pistons view Diallo as a part of their new core, and can work to signal him to an extension.

Pistons normal supervisor Troy Weaver was a part of the entrance workplace in Oklahoma Metropolis when Diallo was drafted by the Thunder in 2018.

Diallo has lengthy been seen as a “challenge participant” with huge upside.

However previous to this yr, he was far too inconsistent to play common minutes for a group in “win now” mode.

In Detroit, Diallo may have an opportunity to grow to be a starter alongside fellow younger gamers like Killian Hayes, Saddiq Bey, and Isaiah Stewart.