Grand Rapids Drive Acquire Malcolm Lee
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH - Jan. 29, 2015- The Grand Rapids Drive today announced an agreement to acquire Malcolm Lee, pending a physical, from the Delaware 87ers, in exchange for the returning player rights to Khalif Wyatt.
Lee, a 6-foot-5, 200-pound guard, was selected with the 13th pick, 2nd round of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. He was then traded later draft night to the Minnesota Timberwolves, where he signed a 3-year contract. Lee averages, 11 points and 3.59 rebounds in 27.9 minutes per game.
The Riverside, Calif. native was listed as the No. 5 shooting guard and the No. 47 player in the nation in 2008. He played for three (3) years at UCLA where he was named to the All-Pac-10 first team and Pac-10 All-Defensive team in his junior year at UCLA in 2011.
The Drive own the rights to Khalif Wyatt, a 6-foot-4, 205 pound guard, who played with the Springfield Armor before they were purchased and became the Grand Rapids Drive.
The Grand Rapids Drive will host the Delaware 87ers this Sat, Jan 31 st for a 7 PM match-up. Fans can purchase tickets anytime online at nbagrandrapids.com, by visiting the Grand Rapids Drive retail store (40 Monroe Center NW, Suite 11, Grand Rapids, MI 49503), or by calling 844-GR-DRIVE (473-7483).
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