Found April 03, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
Brandon Roy is making a comeback in the same place his career began seven years ago with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Roy agreed to a two-year, $10.4 million deal Thursday night with Minnesota Roy announced his retirement in December after battling chronic knee injuries. He has been receiving treatment over the last few months and is now ready to resume his NBA career. Portland used the amnesty clause on Roy’s remaining $63 million of his deal to make him an unrestricted free agent.
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