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Thon Maker

Thon Maker

Power Forward, Detroit Pistons

Age: 21 Height: 7-1 Weight: 223 lbs School: No College

Detroit Pistons

Thon Maker News

Aussie big man Thon Maker has wasted no time making an impression in Detroit. Maker impressed in his just his second appearance since being traded by Milwaukee — showing Pistons fans what he's all about in a single play. The centre stood his ground on a fierce dunk attempt by Washington's Bobby

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks have acquired forward Nikola Mirotic from the New Orleans Pelicans in a three-team deal. The Bucks made the announcement in a news release on Thursday. Milwaukee also will send forward Thon Maker to the Detroit Pistons and center Jason Smith and four future second-round

With the best record in the NBA and one of the most potent offenses this side of Golden State, the Milwaukee Bucks seemed to have been in the market for a young, shutdown defender. On Wednesday, they traded Thon Maker to Detroit for 22-year-old Stanley Johnson, a developing offensive talent, yet a young

Bucks land Nikola Mirotic, Raptors get Marc Gasol before NBA trade deadline originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com The Sixers made a blockbuster move on Wednesday and the East's top two teams responded. The Bucks on Thursday added Nikola Mirotic and the Raptors acquired Marc Gasol, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Milwaukee will send Jason Smith and Stanley Johnson - who was just acquired Wednesday from the Pistons for Thon Maker - to New Orleans for the veteran power forward.

Australian big man Thon Maker is headed to the Detroit Pistons and Ben Simmons' Philadelphia 76ers have added elite Los Angeles Clippers forward Tobias Harris to put themselves in position to claim the NBA title. Maker has been pushing for a trade from the Milwaukee Bucks despite the team holding the best record in the NBA. The Pistons, who according to ESPN are offering forward Stanley Johnson for the athletic, 216cm tall Maker, are in ninth in the weak Eastern Conference and may miss the playoffs.

Player Role

Backup C

Draft Rankings

Overall

#295

Among PFs

#61