"On June 25th, 2015, I was drafted to and committed to the Minnesota Timberwolves", Towns wrote in an Instagram post.
Tom Thibodeau, the team's head coach and president of basketball operations, and Scott Layden, its general manager, are both scheduled to speak to reporters in a news conference-style setting. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski says that at the NBA Board of Governers meeting Taylor told prospective spirits for Butler to contact him directly if they can not get past general manager Scott Layden.
But Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert and Wolves' owner Taylor were seen speaking at the recent NBA Board of Governors meeting, for what it's worth alongside a report Taylor told interested teams to contact him directly about a Butler trade.
Rafale deal: French govt says not involved in choice of Indian partners
Congress president Rahul Gandhi, who has been targeting Modi sarkar over Rafale deal with France, has now got a shot in the arm. The Indian government proposed this service group, and Dassault negotiated with Ambani. "We had no choice.
The Clippers have a roster that includes a blend of good, hard-playing veterans (Tobias Harris, Patrick Beverley and Lou Williams) and talented young guards who could appeal to Thibodeau's desire to surround All-Star center Karl-Anthony Towns and forward Andrew Wiggins with playoff-competent talent. However, the 2019-2020 season is a player option, and it is expected that Butler would opt out of his contract to pursue another max deal. ESPN reported that Towns' agent, Leon Rose of CAA Sports, informed the Wolves of his client's intention to sign the extension on Saturday evening.
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The Wolves had leverage in the deal because Towns would only become a restricted free agent after next season if he didn't sign by October 15 and the Wolves would have matched any maximum contract offer that came from another team - and that offer would have been less than the $190 million the Wolves could offer Towns.
Trump urges OPEC to lower the price of oil
It only goes to underline the fact that the market is now much more sensitive to developments related to oil supply. There was increase in the US crude futures with $1.12 i.e.by 1.6%, which settled at $70.37 a barrel.
Butler led Minnesota at 22.2 points per game last season. Thibodeau wants to keep Butler this season in hopes of making a deep playoff run after losing in the first round to the Rockets past year.
But Carter believes the presence of James on the Lakers means Butler will not be able to get his wish at being the main main.
Towns was the No. 1 overall pick by Minnesota in 2015.
Trump claims China rebuilt itself with money drained out of US
China is predictably angry at the fact that Trump is derailing their gravy train after picking the USA apart for so many decades. In its trade conflict with China, too, the USA has put increasing pressure on China to accept its insatiable demands.