The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed free agent forward Andrei Kirilenko. The deal is for two years and worth $20-million. Kirilenko returned to play for his old Russian team last season and was named Euroleague MVP, averaging 14.1 points and 7.5 rebounds. The 31-year-old previously averaged 12.4 points over 10 seasons with the Utah Jazz.
>>Wolves Trade Johnson In Three-Team Deal
(Phoenix, AZ) – The Phoenix Suns have landed swingman Wesley Johnson in a three-team deal. Johnson was selected fourth-overall in the 2010 NBA Draft by Minnesota. He has averaged over seven points-per-game in his career. Robin Lopez and Hakim Warrick have been dealt to the New Orleans Hornets along with cash. The Suns will send a second-round pick to Minnesota and will also get back center Brad Miller and guard Jerome Dyson.