Done Deal – Timberwolves Get Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett, and Thaddeus Young
The Minnesota Timberwolves waited for 30 days to get Andrew Wiggins. Today, Wiggins is officially going to the Wolves. Three teams (Timberwolves, Cleveland, and Philadelphia) were involved in this blockbuster trade, ultimately sending Kevin Love to the Cavaliers to form a new 'Big Three' with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving.
Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the deal on August 6th and then the deal couldn't be completed until August 23 (today).
Here's the details of the trade:
Wiggins, Anthony Bennett (last two No. 1 overall draft picks) from Cleveland, Thaddeus Young from Philadelphia, and a 6.3 million dollar trade exception.
Luc Mbah a Moute, Alexey Shved, and a Miami Heat first-round draft pick.