Nemanja Bjelica reportedly exercised an out clause with Fenerbache Ulker of Turkey on Wednesday, and he appears set to come to the states to play for the Wolves.
Flip Saunders said he was "not optimistic" of his chancing of getting Nemanja Bjelica to play for the Wolves Summer League team.
Flip Saunders said that he expects Nemanja Bjelica to join the Timberwolves next season.
The Timberwolves and Nemanja Bjelica are discussing a three-year, $12 million-plus deal that could be finalized by next week.
The Timberwolves are reportedly nearing an agreement to bring over Nemanja Bjelica for the 2015-16 season.
The Timberwolves could look to trade former 35th overall pick Nemanja Bjelica if they are unable to sign him this summer.
The Timberwolves are reportedly pursuing a deal to sign former 35th overall pick Nemanja Bjelica this summer.
Serbian SF Nemanja Bjelica wants to exhaust the possibility of joining the NBA before signing with a European team this summer.
Wolves GM David Kahn said he is in discussions to bring some of the team's drafted European prospects to Minnesota in June for evaluations.
Timberwolves second-round F Nemanja Bjelica signed a contract with Spanish Club Caja Laboral on Monday.
Wizards selected Nemanja Bjelica with the 35th pick in the draft, but will send him to the Timberwolves as part of a draft-day trade.