Found June 03, 2013 on
The Minnesota Timberwolves and their president Flip Saunders want some added scoring on the roster and higher pick in the first round of this months draft.
To that end, The Pioneer Press is reporting that the T-Wolves are shopping the #9 pick and forward Derrick Williams to try to move up in the draft.
Looks like TWolves will try to deal Derrick Williams and No. 9 pick to move up in NBA draft.
— Charley Walters (@Charley_Walters) June 3, 2013
Williams was the #2 pick in 2011, and averaged 12 points and 5.5 rebounds this season.
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As the NBA Draft approaches, there are several teams that are reportedly looking to trade down. Flip Saunders and the Minnesota Timberwolves are looking to go in the other direction, as Charley Walters of The Pioneer Press reports the team will attempt to trade Derrick Williams and the No. 9 overall pick to move up in the draft.Looks like TWolves will try to deal Derrick Williams...
The Minnesota Timberwolves are reportedly shopping their No. 9 pick and third-year forward, Derrick Williams, in hopes of moving up in this year’s NBA draft. Since being chosen second overall in the 2011 NBA draft, Williams has averaged 10.5 points and 5.1 rebounds per game for Minnesota.
According to Charley Walters, Pioneer Press:
Looks like TWolves will try to deal Derrick Williams...
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