The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has signed restricted free agent forward Nicolas Batum to an offer sheet. Under the terms of the NBA’s Collective Bargaining Agreement, the Portland Trail Blazers will have three days to match Minnesota's offer.

The deadline for Portland to match the offer sheet is Wednesday, July 18 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. Per team policy, terms of the contract offer were not disclosed.