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Report: Wolves shopping Williams to move up in draft

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Plenty of rumors today that the Timberwolves may trade away Derrick Williams to move up in the upcoming NBA Draft.

The Wolves -- who have the ninth overall pick -- apparently have their eye on Indiana’s Victor Oladipo.

Williams, a former No. 2 draft pick for Minnesota, played nearly 25 minutes per game in 2012-13, averaging 12 points and 5.5 rebounds.

NBC Sports.com describes Williams' year like this: "(He) had an opportunity and didn’t overwhelm. He’s nice. Not thrilling, but nice."

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Rumor: Wolves shopping Derrick Williams to move up in the NBA Draft

Among a list of rumors on ESPN.com's NBA Draft coverage, the Timberwolves are allegedly shopping Derrick Williams in an attempt to move up from the No. 18 pick. Williams was the No. 2 pick in last year's draft. The Wolves top draft need is thought to be a talented shooting guard to play next to Ricky Rubio.