Derrick Williams Traded By Timberwolves to Kings for Luc Mbah a Moute

by November 26, 2013

A minor trade between Sacramento and Minnesota was announced today — going to the Kings is Derrick Williams, in exchange for Luc Mbah a Moute. From the press release: “We are excited to acquire a solid veteran player in Luc Mbah a Moute,’ said Flip Saunders, Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations. ‘Luc is known as one of the premier defensive players in the league with an ability to guard multiple positions. He adds a lot of energy, grit and a high basketball IQ to our team. We thank Derrick for his contributions to our organization and wish him well in Sacramento.’ Mbah a Moute, a 6-8 forward, has averaged 6.8 points and 5.3 rebounds per game over parts of six seasons with Milwaukee and most recently Sacramento. […] Williams averaged 10.1 points and 4.9 rebounds per game over 2+ seasons with the Wolves. The 6-8 forward is averaging 4.9 points and 2.4 rebounds in 14.7 minutes per game this season.”