Trail Blazers' GM Neil Olshey said that while he liked Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, the opportunity to land Mason Plumlee was too good to pass up.
Brooklyn will send C Mason Plumlee and rookie Pat Connaughton to the Blazers for rookie Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and G Steve Blake, according to Yahoo! Sports.
The Brooklyn Nets would reportedly be open to trading Mason Plumlee if they were able to move into the lottery, according to a league source.
The Nets are still exploring "trade possibilities" for Mason Plumlee prior to Thursday's draft, according to ESPN's Marc Stein.
The Nets may be considering trading Mason Plumlee in an effort to move up in the draft.
The Nets may explore the marketplace for Mason Plumlee this offseason, according to sources of Marc Stein.
According to Nets general manager Billy King, Mason Plumlee will play in the summer league.
Mason Plumlee shifted to the bench with Thad Young (knee) healthy on Tuesday, finishing with only four points, three rebounds and one block in 12 foul-plagued minutes.
Mason Plumlee moved into the starting lineup for Friday's win over the Cavs, scoring two points on 1-of-3 shooting with eight rebounds and one block in 24 minutes.
Mason Plumlee will start in place of Thaddeus Young (knee) on Friday night against the Cavs.
Mason Plumlee played just 17 minutes and missed all four of his shots in Tuesday's loss to the Pelicans, finishing with one point, two rebounds and two assists.
Mason Plumlee came off Brooklyn's bench on Sunday and finished a disappointing loss to the Jazz with four points, two rebounds, two assists and one steal in 12 minutes.
Mason Plumlee played 13 minutes against the Suns on Friday with three points, two boards and one steal.
Mason Plumlee scored seven points on 3-of-7 shooting with seven rebounds and two steals over 22 minutes in Monday's win over the Warriors.