Pistons Roster & Starting Lineup After Blake Griffin Trade


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Blake Griffin and Tobias Harris are swapping teams.

The Los Angeles Clippers have traded Blake Griffin after months of rumors surrounding the former All-Star forward. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Griffin is headed to Detroit along with Willie Reed and Brice Johnson in exchange for Avery Bradley, Boban Majanovic, and a protected first round draft pick.

Here’s a look at the projected starting lineup and depth chart for the Pistons with the addition of Griffin.
C- Andre Drummond, Willie Reed, Eric Moreland
PF- Blake Griffin, Anthony Tolliver, Henry Ellenson, Jon Leuer, Brice Johnson
SF- Reggie Bullock, Stanley Johnson
SG- Langston Galloway, Luke Kennard, Reggie Hearn
PG- Ish Smith, Dwight Buycks, Reggie Jackson, Kay Felder

Griffin is averaging 22.6 points, 7.9 rebounds and 5.4 assists in 33 games this season. The power forward has struggled with injuries over his career, but has remained relatively healthy this season. Griffin has not played in more than 70 games since the 2013-14 season. He has only played in 70 or more games in three of his seven NBA seasons heading into this year.