HoopsHype Luc Richard Mbah a Moute rumors

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Embiid was not considered a lottery pick entering the season, but quickly made his way up the draft boards with his ability to score in the post and also change the game on the defensive end. He's only been playing basketball for a few years. Embiid told ESPN earlier in the season that he was "strongly considering" returning to Kansas for his sophomore campaign. However, sources told ESPN that he was advised to come out after this season, especially after suffering the back injury. One of his key advisors is countryman and Minnesota Timberwolves forward Luc Richard Mbah a Moute. ESPN.com

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That said, Love admitted that making a personnel change during the season can be difficult. “It’s pretty tough,” Love said. “I would say it would be a little bit more tough had D-Will been a starter or something, playing 25-, 30-plus minutes a night. But it’s always tough losing somebody. I really enjoyed having D-Will around. And, like I mentioned, Sacramento will enjoy him. But having Luc, he’ll come in and fit in immediately.’’ Minneapolis Star-Tribune

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Marc J. Spears: Trade sending D Williams to SAC from MIN for Luc Mbah a Moute to be completed if latter passes physical Tue due to knee concerns,source says. Kings forward Luc Mbah a Moute has had knee concerns since preseason, but source tells Yahoo it was to be real bad for Wolves not to do it. No picks, cash or other players expected to be involved in Williams-Luc deal, sources say. Wolves have been very eager to move Williams. Twitter @SpearsNBAYahoo

July 12, 2013 Updates

The Sacramento Kings announced today the acquisition of forward Luc Mbah a Moute (BAH-ah MOO-tay) from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for two future second-round picks, according to Kings General Manager Pete D’Alessandro. “Luc is one of the premier defenders in the game today, with a proven ability to guard a variety of different scoring threats on a nightly basis,” said D’Alessandro. “His versatility in this respect will go a long way in helping us improve dramatically on the defensive end of the floor. We’re excited to welcome Luc to the Kings family.” NBA.com

July 9, 2013 Updates

David Aldridge: Monta Ellis deciding between Atlanta, Dallas, per source. Also interested in Sacramento but Mbah a Moute deal may take Kings out of mix. Twitter @daldridgetnt

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