Apr 25, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Luc Richard Mbah a Moute (12) drives for the basket as Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) defends during the second quarter of game three of the first round of the 2013 NBA playoffs at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Milwaukee Bucks Trade Luc Richard Mbah a Moute to Sacramento Kings

This is a smaller news piece destined to get lost in bigger news like Monta Ellis choosing a new home soon, but the Milwaukee Bucks and Sacramento Kings have struck a deal for  Luc Richard Mbah a Moute.

The Kings were desperately in the market for a small forward and said market was starting to get picked dry. Sacramento apparently gave up a second-round pick to obtain Mbah a Moute.

Ken Berger of CBSSports.com had the news first on Twitter:



Sam Amick of USA Today later confirmed the report with more details:



Smart move for the Kings here. Mbah a Moute has a chance to land a starting role with the team after averaging almost seven points per game to go with four rebounds.

Again, this is a move that will get lost in the shuffle, but Mbah a Moute is a quality pickup that can make the team better right away.


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