Essendon and GWS have completed a trade to land Devon Smith at the Bombers.
The Giants will receive Pick 11 and a 2018 third round selection from the Bombers, while Essendon receive Smith, Pick 24 and GWS' 2018 second round pick.
Essendon's new draft selections will prove vital in securing the services of Jake Stringer and Adam Saad who have both nominated the Bombers as their preferred destination club.
Smith has played 108 games for the Giants since debuting in 2012.
More to come