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Foot injury will keep new King Shumpert out at Minnesota

Breaking down the moves: Kings deal Hill, Richardson on busy trade deadline

George Hill and Malachi Richardson are headed to Cleveland and Toronto, respectively, in two trade deadline moves by the Sacramento Kings.
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George Hill and Malachi Richardson are headed to Cleveland and Toronto, respectively, in two trade deadline moves by the Sacramento Kings.

New Kings guard Iman Shumpert will not be available for his first game with a foot injury.

The Kings play at Minnesota on Sunday night.

Shumpert is dealing with plantar fasciitis in his left foot.

Shumpert was acquired from Cleveland as part of the trade for George Hill, but has been limited to 14 games this season due to injuries. Shumpert last played in a game Jan. 23, his only appearance since Nov. 27 before knee surgery.

Shumpert is averaging 4.4 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists this season.

Jason Jones: @mr_jasonjones, read more about the team at sacbee.com/kings.

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