MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves finalized a contract Thursday with guard Austin Rivers.
The 6-foot-4 son of Philadelphia coach Doc Rivers spent final season with Denver, the place he averaged 6.0 factors, 1.7 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 67 video games.
Rivers had his finest yr within the NBA in 2017-18 with the Los Angeles Clippers, averaging 15.1 factors, 2.4 rebounds and 4.0 assists in 61 video games. He has performed 10 seasons within the league for six groups, showing in 60 playoff video games. Rivers was the tenth total choose within the 2012 draft by New Orleans, popping out of Duke.
After signing Karl-Anthony Towns to a contract extension and making the most important commerce with Utah to get Rudy Gobert earlier this summer season, the Timberwolves additionally added free agent position gamers in Kyle Anderson and Bryn Forbes earlier than choosing up Rivers.
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