Andrei Kirilenko To Sign 2-Year, $20 Million Contract With Minnesota Timberwolves, According To Report

BOSTON MA - JANUARY 21: Andrei Kirilenko #47 of the Utah Jazz heads for the basket as Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics defends on January 21 2011 at the TD Garden in Boston Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that by downloading and/or using this Photograph User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Minnesota Timberwolves have reportedly come to terms on a contract with Andrei Kirilenko.

On Wednesday afternoon, Adrian Wojnarowski cited a league source in reporting that the Minnesota Timberwolves are finalizing the details on a two-year contract with free agent forward Andrei Kirilenko worth $20 million.

According to the source, the deal is expected to include a player option for the 2013-14 season.

The 31-year old was drafted with the No. 24 overall selection in the 1999 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz and spent his entire career with the team before returning to Russia to play for CSKA Moscow in 2011-12. Kirilenko helped lead the team to the Euroleague Final and was named league MVP.

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