The Minnesota Timberwolves have expressed interest in unrestricted free agent Justin Holiday, league sources told Basketball Insiders.
The Timberwolves acquired Jimmy Butler in a draft night trade and agreed to deals with Taj Gibson and Jeff Teague in free agency. Butler and Gibson played with Holiday on the Chicago Bulls. Teague played with Holiday on the Atlanta Hawks.
The 6-foot-6 guard averaged a career-high 7.7 points and 20.0 minutes per game for the New York Knicks last season. Holiday was also one of only 17 players in the league to play all 82 regular season games. The Knicks remain interested in re-signing Holiday.
The Chicago Bulls are also in the mix to sign Holiday.
Holiday, 28, is viewed around the league as a 3-and-D player.
Sources: Minnesota Timberwolves have expressed interest in Justin Holiday. Worth noting he played with Jimmy Butler on the Chicago Bulls.
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Brandon Jennings to play Next Season in China
Guard Brandon Jennings, who spent last season playing for the Knicks and Wizards, tells ESPN’s Marc Spears that he has accepted a one-year, $1.5 million deal to play for China Shanxi.
Source: Marc Spears of ESPN
Sources: Knicks Agree to Deal with Ramon Sessions
Free agent guard Ramon Sessions is finalizing a one-year deal with the New York Knicks, league sources tell The Vertical.
Sessions, Knicks have agreed on a one-year, $2.3M minimum deal.
Source: Shams Charania of The Vertical
Sources: Warriors Re-Sign Center JaVale McGee
The Golden State Warriors are re-signing center JaVale McGee to a one-year contract, sources told ESPN.
The deal is for the veteran’s minimum, the sources said. Golden State now has 15 guaranteed contracts, making their roster complete.
Source: Chris Haynes of ESPN