Report: Timberwolves Open To Buying and selling No. 1 Decide In 2020 NBA Draft
The groups with the top-two picks of the 2020 NBA Draft—the Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors—are in win-now mode and have a number of stars on their roster.
For that motive, the Timberwolves could be serious about buying and selling the No. 1 decide for “a win-now participant,” as The Ringer‘s Kevin O’Connor reviews.
Executives across the NBA say the Timberwolves desire to commerce down or out of this decide to herald a win-now participant to assist Karl-Anthony Cities and D’Angelo Russell.
In September, Bleacher Report‘s Jonathan Wasserman additionally steered that Minnesota’s precedence is to commerce the No. 1 decide.
The Timberwolves should resolve how effectively a high prospect would match with their star duo of Karl Anthony-Cities and D’Angelo Russell. As a result of KAT and Russell primarily play middle and level guard, respectively, it will appear to decrease the potential influence of James Wiseman and LaMelo Ball.
In Anthony Edwards, the Timberwolves’ determination is not any easier. Final season, capturing guard Malik Beasley averaged 20.7 factors per recreation after being traded to Minnesota. The 2019-20 season was additionally capturing guard Jarrett Culver’s rookie season for the Wolves.