Luc joined the Philadelphia 76ers.

After a year with the Minnesota Timberwolves year, Luc Mbah a Moute played this season with the Philadelphia 76ers.

This transfer took place after a trade involving the Wolves, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the 76ers. While Kevin Love joins the Cavs, Luc Mbah a Moute and teammate Alexey Shved Wolves fly them to Philadelphia. The 76ers also recover the first draft choice of the Miami Heat in 2015, and Thaddeus Young in sending the Timberwolves to replace Kevin Love.

Luc will find his compatriot Hans Joel Embiid, freshly drafted the Philadelphia 76ers. Joel Embiid had remarked when Luc Mbah a Moute Basketball Camp 2011, an event that allowed him to fly to the United States to seek his fortune.