Mbah a Moute playimg for the Bucks.
|No. 12 - Philadelphia 76ers|
|Small Forward / Power Forward|
|Born September 9, 1986 |
|Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight 230 lbs (104 kg)|
|College UCLA (2005-2008)|
|NBA Draft 2008 / Round: 2 / Pick: 37th|
|Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks|
|Pro career: 2008-present (13 years)|
|2008-2013 Milwaukee Bucks|
|2013 Sacramento Kings|
|2013-2014 Minnesota Timberwolves|
|2014-present Philadelphia 76ers|
|Career highlights and awards|
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute is a Cameroon professional basketball player at small forward for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the NBA. He is the twin brother of Emmanuel Bidias a Mouté, who plays basketball for Texas State University. Mbah a Mouté is a prince in his native village of Bia Messe (near Yaounde), as he is a son of the elected village chief, Camille Mouté à Bidias. His father is a high-ranking government official, managing the National Employment Fund of Cameroon, a training and job-placement national agency.
Mbah a Moute gave up his eligibility to play College Basketball at UCLA for his senior year to enter the 2008 NBA Draft, in which he was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks in the second round (overall pick #37).