Utah continued to renew its roster on Thursday, with the Jazz agreeing to send forward Bojan Bogdanovic to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for forward Kelly Olynyk and point guard Saben Lee, according to a person with knowledge of the trade.
The person confirmed the exchange on Thursday to The Associated Press at condition of anonymity because not all details – such as physicals and league approval – were completed, which prevented the deal from being announced by any team.
Detroit will become the fifth NBA club for Bogdanovic. He averaged 18.1 points for the Jazz last season in 69 games, all of them as a starter, and averaged 15.0 points in eight seasons with Brooklyn, Indiana, Washington and Utah.
Olynyk is also joining his fifth team after stints with Boston, Miami, Houston and the Pistons. He played in 40 games for Detroit last season, averaging 9.1 points.
Lee averaged 5.6 points in each of his first two NBA seasons, both with the Pistons. He appeared in 85 games for Detroit, all but seven of them off the bench.
The move means that all but one of Utah’s regulars from last season are no longer in the Jazz. Bogdanovic had Utah’s second-highest scoring average last season, behind Donovan Mitchell, who was traded to Cleveland. The Jazz also traded Rudy Gobert to Minnesota and Royce O’Neale to Brooklyn during this offseason.
The only player who started more than six games for Utah last season and is still on the Jazz roster is point guard Mike Conley, who started 72 games.