The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has waived guard Delonte West.
As a result of this move, according to the Minneapolis Star Tribune the Wolves now only have to pay $500,000 of his $4.6 million contract.
West was acquired from the Cleveland Cavaliers along with Sebastian Telfair in exchange for Ryan Hollins and Ramon Sessions on July 26.
Last season for the Cavs, West averaged 8.8 points, 2.8 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game.
For his career, he averages 10.0 points, 3.1 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 1.1 steals.
Despite personal and legal issues, West is still expected to find a new NBA job in the near future.
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