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. Player Pos. Height Weight Birthdate Prior to NBA/Home Country Experience
44 William Buford G/F 6-5 215 01/10/1990 Ohio State/USA R
24 Jet Chang G 6-4 190 12/20/1988 BYU-Hawaii/Taiwan R
40 Papa Dia F 7-0 235 02/01/1987 Breogan (Spain)/Senegal R
11 Lior Eliyahu F 6-10 232 09/09/1985 Maccabi Tel Aviv/Israel R
43 Tony Easley F 6-9 200 07/15/1987 Banco Di Sardegna (Italy)/USA R
22 Zabian Dowdell G 6-3 195 09/10/1984 Gran Canaria 2014 (Spain)/USA 1
10 Corey Fisher G 6-1 200 04/08/1988 Antalya BSB (Turkey)/USA R
33 Mike Harris F 6-6 240 06/15/1983 San German (Puerto Rico)/USA 3
6 Robbie Hummel F 6-8 215 03/08/1989 Purdue/USA R
1 Gary Johnson F 6-6 238 10/24/1988 Texas/USA R
4 Wes Johnson F/G 6-7 215 07/11/1987 Syracuse/USA 2
5 Coby Karl G 6-5 215 03/06/1983 Fabi Shoes Montegranaro (Italy)/USA 2
14 Sylven Landesberg G 6-6 207 04/10/1990 Maccabi Haifa (Israel)/USA R
3 Malcolm Lee G 6-5 200 05/22/1990 UCLA/USA 1
8 Lamont Mack F 6-7 230 03/16/1987 Lukoil Academik Sofia (Bulgaria)/USA R
50 Luke Nevill C 7-2 265 02/19/1986 Perth/Australia R
16 Paulo Prestes C 6-11 264 02/15/1988 Pieno Zvaigzdes (Lithuania)/Brazil R
35 Luke Sikma F 6-8 235 07/30/1989 University of Portland/USA R
41 Garrett Stutz C 7-0 255 02/10/1990 Wichita State/USA R
23 Kammron Taylor G 6-2 175 08/28/1984 Dnipro Azot (Ukraine)/USA R
7 Derrick Williams  6-8  241  05/25/1991  Arizona/USA 

 

Summer League Head Coaches David Adelman (Portland State), Shawn Respert (Michigan State)
Head Coach Rick Adelman (Loyola Marymount)
Assistant Coaches Terry Porter (UW-Stevens Point), Jack Sikma (Illinois Wesleyan), T.R. Dunn (Alabama), Bill Bayno (Sacred Heart)
Athletic Trainer Gregg Farnam (St. Cloud State)

 

TIMBERWOLVES SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE (ALL TIMES CENTRAL)
DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TIPOFF TELEVISION
July 16 L.A. Clippers COX Pavilion 9:00 PM NBATV (tape delay: July 17 8 AM)
July 17 Charlotte Thomas & Mack 9:30 PM NBA TV
July 19 Cleveland COX Pavilion 7:00 PM NBA TV
July 21 NBADL COX Pavilion 7:00 PM None
July 22 Memphis COX Pavilion 7:00 PM NBATV

 


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