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Who wants Corey Brewer? Eh? Eh?


MINNEAPOLIS - NOVEMBER 17: Corey Brewer #22 of the Minnesota Timberwolves drives to the basket against the New Orleans Hornets in his first NBA start at the Target Center November 17, 2007 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2007 NBAE (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Corey Brewer

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Corey Brewer is available! Come on down!

Anyone? Anyone?

Assets they likely are willing to trade include two of their point guards, two extra first-round picks they possess and swingman Corey Brewer.

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The Wolves are shopping for an upgrade at two-guard, and Corey Brewer is available. Brewer’s not a bad player. He’s a serviceable starter, and who knows how he could do were he not drafted by the Timberwolves. The Wolves are committed not to get older, which means they’ll be aiming for a player of relative age or younger, which will be difficult. They’re aiming for O.J. Mayo, who the Grizzlies have very publicly said is not available and everyone who talks to people in Memphis in a non-public manner says is available.

Brewer’s points, assists, and FG% are all down, and weren’t that great to start with. Brewer won’t fetch a great price on the open market, but if they can throw in a first round pick and possibly get in on a multi-team deal, the Wolves may be able to get what they want out of the deal.

I mean, they’ll still be the Timberwolves, but it’s a step.