Sport NBA free agency rumors: Karl-Anthony Towns, Timberwolves talking max extension

19:10  11 july  2018
19:10  11 july  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Karl-Anthony Towns could be on the verge of a huge payday.

According to The Athletic, which cited unidentified sources, the center is discussing a long-term contract extension with the Timberwolves.

The report noted the two sides have had conversations about "a maximum rookie scale" deal, though nothing has been finalized.

The news comes after it was reported last week that Jimmy Butler doesn't want to sign an extension with the Timberwolves after being traded to Minnesota last summer. Butler apparently is fed up with the nonchalant attitudes of his younger teammates, most notably Towns.

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There were also rumors that Towns had trouble with Timberwolves coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau.

Towns, 22, was selected by Minnesota with the No. 1 overall pick of the 2015 NBA Draft. He is eligible for a five-year extension worth $188 million after earning All-NBA honors for the first time last season.

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