Report: Pistons Have Discussed Deal with Pelicans Centered Around Reggie Jackson

The Detroit Pistons and New Orleans Pelicans have discussed a trade that would send Reggie Jackson to the New Orleans Pelicans, according to Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders.

Detroit would receive shooting guard E’twuan Moore and Alexis Ajinca back in the deal, Scotto reports.

Jackson has been a part of trade talks throughout the entire 2016-2017 season, and Detroit has previously spoken with New Orleans on Jackson/

Jackson averaged 14.5 points and 5.2 assists per game last season. He shot a career-high 35.9 percent from the three-point line.

UPDATE

Quincey Pondexter could also be included in the deal, reports Scotto in a full report. Pondexter is a combo forward who hasn’t played for two straight seasons. 

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