Andrew Wiggins and the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed on a five year 148 million dollar extension. The 22-year-old Minnesota Timberwolve. Who originally was born in Toronto Canada is the son of former NBA player Mitchell Wiggins.
He played one season in Kanas before declaring for the NBA draft on March 31, 2014. After being selected number one overall pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Andrew was part of a three-way trade that sent him to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
The deal sent him, Anthony Bennett and Thaddeus Young (who was a Sixer) to the Timberwolves. The Cavaliers received Kevin Love. Philadelphia Sixers received Luc Mbah a Moute and Alexey Shved from Minnesota.
This trade made Wiggins just the second number one overall pick, to get traded. Without playing a single game for the team that picked him. Chris Webber was the first in 1993.
The 22-year-old Wiggins has started and played in every single game for the Timberwolves. (With the acceptions of one). Since the 2014-15 season. He was the rookie of the year and is coming off a career-best 23.5 points per game
Now Andrew Wiggins will be expected To help the Minnesota Timberwolves get to the NBA playoffs. The Timberwolves have not made the playoffs since the 2003-2004 season.
If Wiggins can find a way to continue to progress. With the additions of Jimmy Bulter, Jeff Teague, and Taj Gibson. The Minnesota Timberwolves should be alright