ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Grizzlies traded veteran point guard to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Jarrett Culver and Juancho Hernangomez.
Memphis Grizzlies Trade Patrick Beverley in the Minnesota Timberwolves for Jarrett Culver and Juancho Hernangomez, sources tell ESPN.
-Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) August 17, 2021
Beverley, 33, was acquired by the Grizzlies from the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday in a deal that saw Eric Bledsoé head west.
A native of Chicago, Beverley is entering his 10th NBA season. In 37 games last season, Beverley averaged 7.5 points on .423 shots, 2.1 assists and 3.8 rebounds over 22.5 minutes per night.
Named to an NBA All-Defensive team three times, Beverley has spent the last four seasons with the Clippers after five seasons with the Houston Rockets.
Culver, 22, was the sixth overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft outside of Texas Tech.
A shooting guard, he averaged 14.7 minutes per night in 34 games last season for the T-Wolves, his second in the NBA.
Hernangomez, 25, is entering his sixth NBA season. In 52 games last season, he averaged 7.2 PPG.