Found July 27, 2012 on The Daily Sports Herald:
The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the signing of free-agent forward Andrei Kirilenko. "We are pleased that Andrei has decided to resume his NBA career with the Minnesota Timberwolves," said David Kahn, Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations. "Over his time in the NBA he has proven to be one of the best defensive players in the world. His ability to play multiple positions and big-game experience will be wonderful assets to our team." The Timberwolves have made significant efforts this offseason to overhaul their personnel at the 3. First, Minnesota let Michael Beasley walk in a free agent deal to Phoenix. Then the T-Wolves today traded former lottery pick Wesley Johnson to the Suns for draft picks. Minnesota also signed restricted free agent Nicolas Batum to an offer sheet in an effort to upgrade the position, but the Portland Trailblazers were able to retain his services by matching the offer. In Kirilenko, Minnesota added athleti...
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