Trade season began Wednesday for Charlotte.
Sources: Charlotte is sending Johnny O'Bryant and two second-round draft picks to the Knicks for Willy Hernangomez.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 2018
A little more than a day before the trade deadline, Charlotte made a deal to send Johnny O’Bryant, their 2020 and 2021 second round picks to the New York Knicks for center Willy Hernangomez. The move is puzzling as it seems to double down on the Hornets deepest position (center), while adding future salary commitments beyond this season. For a team that has been rumored to trying to reduce payroll this seems strange. This might be a sign of more moves to come. Could Dwight Howard or Cody Zeller be on the trade block? Stay with Queen City Hoops for all the latest news!