Submitted by cklein on July 15, 2012 - 9:54pm
Wolves forward Derrick Williams talks about arriving in Las Vegas for Summer League and his offseason workout plans.
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.
The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team’s roster for the 2012 NBA Summer League, which runs from July 13-22 at the Thomas & Mack Center and the COX Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas. 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.
In an effort to clear salary cap space for future offseason moves, the Minnesota Timberwolves today waived guard Martell Webster and traded center Brad Miller along with two upcoming second round picks to New Orleans in exchange for a future conditional second round pick.
Submitted by cklein on July 13, 2012 - 4:48pm
Wolves Summer League co-head coach David Adelman discusses the team's mindset heading into next week in Las Vegas.
Submitted by cklein on July 13, 2012 - 3:46pm
Timberwolves assistant coach Terry Porter, forward Derrick Williams and camp hopeful Kammron Taylor talked to the media after Friday's first Summer League minicamp practice.
The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has waived center Darko Milicic, designating him as the team's amnesty player. The amnesty provision allows a team to waive one player and not have his salary count against the salary cap or luxury tax.
Milicic spent parts of three seasons as Minnesota's starting center, averaging 7.7 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.6 blocks over 122 games, 110 starts with the Wolves. The Wolves originally acquired the 7-foot-0 center from the New York Knicks on Feb. 17, 2010.