The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed Taj Gibson to a two-year, $28 million contract according to ESPN’s Chris Haynes.
The agreement reunites Gibson and Wolves coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau, who coached the 32-year-old from 2010 to 2015 while both were in Chicago. Gibson will also be playing with former Bulls teammate Jimmy Butler.
Gibson averaged 10.8 points and 6.2 rebounds in 78 games last season. He holds career averages of 9.4 points and 6.3 rebounds in 585 games and is known for his defense and physicality.[ESPN]