Timberwolves Announce Summer League Minicamp Roster

The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team's 2012 NBA Summer League and minicamp information. The Wolves will open their five-game Summer League schedule on Monday, July 16 vs. the L.A. Clippers at 9:00 p.m. CT. Before heading to Las Vegas the team will hold a minicamp in which the participating players will compete for spots on the Wolves' Summer League entry. The Wolves' official Summer League roster will be announced after the completion of the minicamp.

The Timberwolves minicamp roster features 2011 first round draft pick Derrick Williams (second overall) and 2010 first round draft choice Wes Johnson (fourth overall), along with Malcolm Lee and 2012 second round selection Robbie Hummel. Player development coaches David Adelman and Shawn Respert will be responsible for coaching the Wolves' summer league entry.

The Wolves will kick off the minicamp with two workouts on Friday, July 13. A double session will also be conducted on Saturday, and a single practice is scheduled for Sunday morning.

The complete Timberwolves minicamp roster and Summer League game schedule follows.

 

TIMBERWOLVES SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER
No.PlayerPos.HeightWeightBirthdatePrior to NBA/Home CountryExperience
44William BufordG/F6-521501/10/1990Ohio State/USAR
24Jet ChangG6-419012/20/1988BYU-Hawaii/TaiwanR
40Papa DiaF7-023502/01/1987Breogan (Spain)/SenegalR
11Lior EliyahuF6-1023209/09/1985Maccabi Tel Aviv/IsraelR
43Tony EasleyF6-920007/15/1987Banco Di Sardegna (Italy)/USAR
22Zabian DowdellG6-319509/10/1984Gran Canaria 2014 (Spain)/USA1
10Corey FisherG6-120004/08/1988Antalya BSB (Turkey)/USAR
33Mike HarrisF6-624006/15/1983San German (Puerto Rico)/USA3
6Robbie HummelF6-821503/08/1989Purdue/USAR
1Gary JohnsonF6-623810/24/1988Texas/USAR
4Wes JohnsonF/G6-721507/11/1987Syracuse/USA2
5Coby KarlG6-521503/06/1983Fabi Shoes Montegranaro (Italy)/USA2
14Sylven LandesbergG6-620704/10/1990Maccabi Haifa (Israel)/USAR
3Malcolm LeeG6-520005/22/1990UCLA/USA1
8Lamont MackF6-723003/16/1987Lukoil Academik Sofia (Bulgaria)/USAR
50Luke NevillC7-226502/19/1986Perth/AustraliaR
16Paulo PrestesC6-1126402/15/1988Pieno Zvaigzdes (Lithuania)/BrazilR
35Luke SikmaF6-823507/30/1989University of Portland/USAR
41Garrett StutzC7-025502/10/1990Wichita State/USAR
23Kammron TaylorG6-217508/28/1984Dnipro Azot (Ukraine)/USAR
7Derrick Williams 6-8 241 05/25/1991 Arizona/USA 

 

Summer League Head CoachesDavid Adelman (Portland State), Shawn Respert (Michigan State)
Head CoachRick Adelman (Loyola Marymount)
Assistant CoachesTerry Porter (UW-Stevens Point), Jack Sikma (Illinois Wesleyan), T.R. Dunn (Alabama), Bill Bayno (Sacred Heart)
Athletic TrainerGregg Farnam (St. Cloud State)

 

TIMBERWOLVES SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE (ALL TIMES CENTRAL)
DATEOPPONENTLOCATIONTIPOFFTELEVISION
July 16L.A. ClippersCOX Pavilion9:00 PMNBATV (tape delay: July 17 8 AM)
July 17CharlotteThomas & Mack9:30 PMNBA TV
July 19ClevelandCOX Pavilion7:00 PMNBA TV
July 21NBADLCOX Pavilion7:00 PMNone
July 22MemphisCOX Pavilion7:00 PMNBATV

 


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