Gorgui Dieng put on some bulk over the summer and gained 17 pounds, putting him at 252.
Gorgui Dieng will play in summer league at Las Vegas.
Wolves coach Flip Saunders expressed confidence that Gorgui Dieng and Shabazz Muhammad "can come in and play" next season, but he stopped short of saying that they'll be starters.
Gorgui Dieng's late-season rampage continued vs. the Kings, as he piled up 21 points on 9-of-15 shooting, with 14 rebounds, four assists, two steals and two blocks.
Gorgui Dieng hit a game-winning shot to beat the Rockets 112-110 on Friday, finishing with 12 points, 20 boards, three assists, two steals and two blocks in 38 minutes.
Gorgui Dieng double-doubled on Tuesday for the first time in two weeks, scoring 12 points and grabbing 15 rebounds in an easy win vs. the Spurs.
Gorgui Dieng played 36 minutes against the Magic on Saturday with 12 points, eight boards, three assists and two blocks.
Gorgui Dieng scored 15 points on 6-of-15 shooting with four rebounds, one steal and three blocks in Friday's double-overtime win against the Heat.
Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Flip Saunders said on Friday the team needs to take 15 pounds off Shabazz Muhammad and add it to Gorgui Dieng.
Gorgui Dieng started in place of Nikola Pekovic (ankle) on Wednesday during a 102-88 win, scoring eight points with nine boards, one steal and one block in 26 minutes.
Gorgui Dieng scored 14 points on 4-of-4 shooting with four rebounds, three assists, three steals and one block, and could be in line for big minutes with Nikola Pekovic leaving Monday's game early after aggravating his bad ankle.
Coming off the bench behind Nikola Pekovic, Wolves rookie Gorgui Dieng had five points, 11 rebounds and two steals in 19 minutes on Sunday.
Gorgui Dieng scored 14 points on 5-of-5 shooting with nine rebounds and a block in 23 minutes off the bench on Friday.
Gorgui Dieng will come off the bench on Friday night vs. the Lakers.