Kevin Love for Andrew Wiggins trade finalized
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MINNEAPOLIS - The trade that has been widely reported for weeks was completed Saturday, bringing to an end the Kevin Love era in Minnesota.
With it, president of basketball operations Flip Saunders has ushered in a new era, one with promising young player Andrew Wiggins.
The details of the trade:
Minnesota gets: Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett from Cleveland; Thaddeus Young from Philadelphia. The Wolves also are getting a trade exception, reportedly worth about $6.3 million.
Cleveland gets: Love from Minnesota.
Cleveland sends: Wiggins, Bennet to Minnesota; Miami's 2015 first round pick to Philadelphia.
Philadelphia gets: Shved and Moute from Minnesota; Miami's 2015 first round pick (from Cleveland).
Philadelphia sends: Young to Minnesota.
It's been a long 30 days. But now it's finally done. Love to Cavs. Wiggins, Bennett, Young to Wolves. Shved, Moute, No. 1 to 76ers. Boom.— Jon Krawczynski (@APkrawczynski) August 23, 2014