MINNEAPOLIS The Minnesota Timberwolves waived training camp invitees Will Conroy and Devean George on Wednesday.Conroy, a 6-2 guard who was undrafted in 2005, has played parts of two seasons in the NBA, most recently appearing in five games for the Houston Rockets in 2009-10, averaging 1.2 points and 1.4 assists. Conroy played for the Memphis Grizzlies (three games) and Los Angeles Clippers (four games) during the 2006-07 season.
George, a 6-8 swingman from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, was selected by the Los Angeles Lakers in the first round (23rd overall) of the 1999 NBA draft. He spent eight years with the Lakers, winning NBA championships his first three seasons. He was signed as a free agent by Dallas in 2006 and spent three years with the Mavericks. George then played with Golden State in 2009-10. His best season was 2003-04, when he appeared in 82 games for the Lakers and averaged 7.4 points and 4.0 rebounds.