Raptors 905, NBA G League affiliate of the Toronto Raptors, have announced three trades ahead of the 2021 NBA G League Draft taking place today at 1 p.m. (ET).
Raptors 905 acquired the returning rights to forward Ben Moore from the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, in exchange for the returning rights to forward Devin Robinson. The team then traded the returning rights of Moore to the Memphis Hustle, in exchange for the returning rights to guard Matt Mooney. The final trade sent a future second round pick to the Lakeland Magic in exchange for the 15th overall pick in this year’s draft. The 905 now hold the 11th and 15th overall selections today.
Mooney, 6-foot-3, 200 pounds, started last season as a member of the Memphis Hustle, before being signed to a two-way contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He dressed in 42 G League games averaging 13.1 points, 3.7 rebounds, 5.1 assists and 1.9 steals in 31.2 minutes. Mooney appeared in four NBA contests, scoring his first NBA bucket Jan. 20, 2020 against the New York Knicks.