Timberwolves

Wolves’ Thibodeau says Rose is ‘a great fit for us’

The Minnesota Timberwolves re-signed veteran point guard Derrick Rose on a one-year contract worth $2.3 million and head coach Tom Thibodeau says the former MVP is an important player for the team. Thibodeau, who coached Rose with the Chicago Bulls from 2010-2015, took a chance on Rose after the guard was traded by the Cleveland Cavaliers and waived by the […]


Bjelica signs one-year deal with Sixers

Nemanja Bjelica and the Philadelphia 76ers have agreed to a contract, according to a report. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports the forward will sign a one-year deal with the Sixers after the Minnesota Timberwolves withdrew their qualifying offer, making him an unrestricted free agent. Forward Nemanja Bjelica has agreed to a one-year deal with the […]


Butler ‘fed up’ with T-Wolves, eyeing Kyrie as teammate?

Jimmy Butler reportedly has “no intentions” of signing a contract extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves, because of issues with his teammates. Joe Cowley of the Chicago Sun-Times reports Butler is “all but fed up with the nonchalant attitude of his younger teammates” in Minnesota, first and foremost, center Karl-Anthony Towns. Butler, the All-Star shooting guard […]


Well-traveled Tolliver signs with Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed forward Anthony Tolliver, according to the The Detroit News. Tolliver’s contract is reportedly for one year and in the $5-$6 million range. He appeared in 79 games with the Pistons this past season, averaging 8.9 points and 3.1 rebounds, shooting a career-high 44 percent on 3-pointers. “His No. 1 thing […]


Timberwolves interested in Bertans, Brewer

The San Antonio Spurs extended a $1.6 million qualifying offer to Davis Bertans, making him a restricted free agent and preserving their right to match any offer he receives. It appears San Antonio may have to do that, according to a report. Darren Wolfson of KSTP reports the Minnesota Timberwolves might be interested in both […]


Several teams expressing interest in Stephenson

Lance Stephenson is generating interest across the league, according to a report. According to Darren Wolfson of KSTP, the Minnesota Timberwolves, the New York Knick, Los Angeles Lakers, Philadelphia 76ers and Indiana Pacers, as well as other squads, are interested in the veteran swingman. #Twolves, Knicks, 76ers, Lakers, Pacers, others have registered interest in FA […]


Veteran big man Johnson being eyed by several teams

Amir Johnson is quietly being looked at by several teams as a free-agent option. The veteran big man, who has played 13 seasons in the NBA with the Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons, Boston Celtics and, most recently, the Philadelphia 76ers, is on the radar of three teams, according to Sean Deveney of the Sporting News. […]


Wolves to offer Butler $110 million extension

The Minnesota Timberwolves have informed star guard Jimmy Butler that they intend to offer him a maximum contract extension valued in the four-year, $110-million range as soon as he’s eligible to sign the deal on July 9, according to a report from the New York Times. The Wolves acquired Butler last summer from the Chicago […]


Rose re-signs with Wolves for one year

Derrick Rose will re-sign with the Minnesota Timberwolves, according to multiple reports. Rose’s deal is a one-year contract worth $2.3 million. Rose began this past season with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He was traded to the Utah Jazz at the February trade deadline and then released by Utah. Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau, who coached Rose with […]


Timberwolves tender QO to Bjelica

The Minnesota Timberwolves have issued a qualifying offer to Nemanja Bjelica, according to a report. Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic reported the Timberwolves extended an offer of $4.9 million for the 30-year-old forward, which will make him a restricted free agent July 1. The Timberwolves have indeed extended the qualifying offer for Nemanja Bjelica, sources […]


Crawford declines player option with Timberwolves

Jamal Crawford will be looking for a new team, according to a report. Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reports Crawford has declined his player option that called for $4.5 million with the Minnesota Timberwolves for the 2018-19 season. Minnesota's Jamal Crawford has declined his $4.5M player option for 2018-19 season, league sources tell Yahoo. Crawford […]


With Butler up for extension, would T-Wolves move Wiggins?

With Jimmy Butler entering the final year of his contract, it would seem natural that talks of an extension would be either already under way or trending in that direction. However, according to a report by Sean Deveney of the Sporting News, there might be a fly in the ointment. Namely, Andrew Wiggins. The former […]


Jones almost asked Timberwolves to be traded

Tyus Jones was reportedly considering asking the Minnesota Timbwerwolves for a trade. However, after a meeting with coach Tom Thibodeau, Jones decided against making the request, according to Sean Deveney of the Sporting News. Jones played in all 82 games for the Timberwolves last season, but averaged only 17.9 minutes. In the playoffs, with veteran […]


T-Wolves looking at vets at free-agent mini-camp

The Minnesota Timberwolves are hosting a veteran free-agent mini-camp this weekend and there are a few familiar names on the list of guys participating. According to Darren Wolfson kstp.com, among those taking part are former Cavalier Jordan McRae, Hollis Thompson and Dorell Wright. Some more interesting names in town this weekend for the #Twolves free […]