Timberwolves Sign First-Round Pick LaVine

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Timberwolves Sign First-Round Pick LaVine

July 8, 2014 Updated Jul 8, 2014 at 10:05 PM CDT

Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed 2014 first-round draft pick and UCLA guard Zach LaVine, the 13th overall selection in this year's draft, the team announced on Tuesday afternoon.

LaVine appeared in all 37 games including one start as a freshman for the Bruins this past year. He averaged 9.4 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game, landing him a spot on the Pac 12 All-Freshman team.

He finished the year with 48 made three-pointers, the second most made by a UCLA freshman in school history. LaVine is expected to make his Wolves debut at the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas July 11-21.

Terms of the deal have not yet been released.

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