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Austin Rivers signs 1-year deal with Minnesota Timberwolves

With a wall for perimeter defense and a high potency from beyond the arc, the PG confirms deal with Timberwolves.

Everything we know:

Austin Rivers has come to terms with the Minnesota Timberwolves for a one-year deal. 

Provided his skill set, he will provide the Timberwolves with a strong perimeter defense and an arsenal of ranged attacks. He is an exceptional shooter from 3-point range. 

Rivers will now be teammates with Anthony Edwards, D’Angelo Russell and Jaylen Nowell. 

Minnesota Timberwolves’ shooting guard Anthony Edwards.

The newly acquired PG seems to be the ideal replacement for NBA star Patrick Beverley, who has now been traded to Utah Jazz.

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Austin Rivers’ stats:

Austin Rivers, as a point-guard, is a very talented player. He boasts of an incredible 34.2% field-goal percentage from beyond the arc. 

Further, Rivers is an exceptional perimeter defender and is very capable of fizzling out attacks and successfully converting them into counter-attacks.

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Rivers has also played for the Pelicans, Rockets, Clippers, Knicks, Wizards and Nuggets in his 10 NBA seasons.

Rivers has a whopping 34.2% 3-pt fg.

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He’s certainly a very experienced and talented player.

Varun Sharma
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Varun is a huge NBA and F1 fanatic, which is also the reason why he is here. Pursuing a career in cloud computing and DevOps, he's always keen and eager to learn new things.


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