Five years after he was acquired, the Minnesota Timberwolves have finally added Nemanja Bjelica to their roster. Bjelica was introduced at a news conference Wednesday.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday they’ve signed forward Nemanja Bjelica, the reigning MVP of the Euroleague. The Timberwolves originally acquired Bjelica on a draft day trade with the Washington Wizards in 2010, selecting him 35th overall.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms with Euroleague MVP Nemanja Bjelica on a three-year contract. Bjelica issued a statement on Monday saying he was excited to announce that he would be leaving his team in Turkey to come and play for the Timberwolves.
When a first round draft pick and a star player with hometown roots make their first introduction, it’s going to attract some attention.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ In one of the longest and most difficult seasons in franchise history, one thing became painfully obvious to David Kahn and Kurt Rambis above all others, the Minnesota Timberwolves needed a star. […]