Alexey Shved made two 3-pointers and scored 12 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 82-75 exhibition victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night.
Andrei Kirilenko and Alexey Shved have been basking in the success of Russia’s bronze medal in the Olympics just about long enough. They both say they’re ready to come to Minnesota to join the Timberwolves.
It was a big weekend for Minnesota Timberwolves players at the London Olympics, and it should give fans reason to be excited about the season ahead.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Wednesday they have signed Russian guard Alexey Shved to a contract.
A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a deal with Russian guard Alexey Shved.