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.
Minnesota is finalizing a two-year, $20 million contract with free agent forward Andrei Kirilenko, league sources tell Y! Sports.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 25, 2012
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.