Luol Deng agrees to one-year cope with Timberwolves | NBA


Luol Deng might be reunited with coach Tom Thibodeau as he joins the Timberwolves.

The workforce introduced Monday it has signed the veteran ahead, who performed on Thibodeau’s Bulls groups together with Jimmy Butler, Derrick Rose and Taj Gibson — all of whom are with the Timberwolves now.

Based on The Athletic, Deng agreed to a one-year deal price $2.four million. The Timberwolves didn’t disclose the phrases of the contract. 

The 33-year-old ahead spent the final two seasons with the Lakers, however Los Angeles purchased out his contract earlier this month to clear cap area.

Deng had signed a four-year, $72 million contract earlier than the 2016-17 season however had fallen out of favor because the Lakers embraced a youth motion. After enjoying the opener final season, Deng sat the remainder of the yr.

A two-time All-Star, the 6-9 Deng has averaged 15 factors and 6.1 rebounds per recreation in his profession.

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