- Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus series
- Formerly a consultant with the Indiana Pacers
- Developed WARP rating and SCHOENE system
The New York Knicks have agreed to acquire guard Derrick Rose in a trade with the Detroit Pistons, sending out Dennis Smith Jr. and the Charlotte Hornets’ 2021-second round pick.
How much will this deal help the Knicks’ surprise playoff push this season? It is a positive or negative sign for the direction of the franchise? And how will Smith fit in Detroit?
Kevin Pelton hands out his trade grades.
New York Knicks get: Derrick Rose
Detroit Pistons get: Dennis Smith Jr., 2021 second-round pick (via Charlotte)
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