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NBA Draft

2018 NBA Draft: Tracking each transaction made on draft night

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In 2017, 14 trades were made on draft day. Fourteen .

While last year's figure may be hard to top, the 2018 draft could see big names on the move as contending teams look to retool in order to compete with the back-to-back champion Golden State Warriors.

The first move was made ahead of the draft when the Brooklyn Nets acquired Dwight Howard from the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday. The Nets are reportedly negotiating a contract buyout that will make Howard a free agent this offseason.

NBA.com will provide the details of each reported trade as they become available…

Brooklyn Nets acquire Dwight Howard from Hornets

• Charlotte acquires the No. 45 pick, Timofey Mozgov and a future second-round pick

• Brooklyn acquires Dwight Howard

Atlanta Hawks and Dallas Mavericks swap picks

Per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski

• Dallas receives the draft rights of Luka Doncic (No. 3 pick)

• Atlanta receives the draft rights of Trae Young (No. 5 pick) and the Mavericks' 2019 first-round pick (Conditional)

Hornets send Gilgeous-Alexander to Clippers

According to Yahoo's Shams Charania

• Los Angeles receives the draft rights of Shai Gilgeous Alexander (No. 11 pick)

• Charlotte receives the draft rights of Miles Bridges (No. 12 pick) and two future second-round draft picks from the Clippers

Suns receive draft rights of Mikal Bridges from 76ers

According to Yahoo's Shams Charania

• Phoenix acquires the draft rights of Mikal Bridges (No. 10 pick)

• Philadelphia acquires the draft rights of Zhaire Smith (No. 16 pick) and a first-round pick in 2021 (via Miami).

Hornets acquire draft rights of Devonte' Graham from Hawks

• Charlotte receives the draft rights of Devonte' Graham (No. 34 pick)

• Atlanta receives two future second-round picks

Kings send Gary Trent Jr. to Trail Blazers

Reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski

• Portland receives the draft rights of Gary Trent Jr. (No. 37 pick)

• Sacramento receives two future second-round picks.

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