NBA Draft 2019 rumors: Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura may have commitment from Timberwolves

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NBA Draft 2019 rumors: Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura may have commitment from Timberwolves
NBA Draft 2019 rumors: Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura may have commitment from Timberwolves

The 6-8 forward averaged 19.7 points and 6.5 rebounds per game in a breakout junior season for the Bulldogs in 2018-19. It appears like the Timberwolves have a good idea about who they want to select with the 11th pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. Minnesota may have committed to selecting Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura if he's available, according to a report from Basketball Insiders. Minnesota could be looking to pair Hachimura with Karl-Anthony Towns in its frontcourt, as Anthony Tolliver and Taj Gibson are both unrestricted free agents. Hachimura is projected to be a mid-first round pick on several draft boards and reports suggest he coud end up in the lottery, at the very least. He elected not to participate

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