Timberwolves sign Russian guard Shved
Published 07/26/2012, Associated Press
The latest European addition to the Minnesota Timberwolves will be able to use a deep backcourt to ease his transition to the NBA. That’s the view of Timberwolves general manager David Kahn, who in announcing Alexey Shved’s signing Wednesday took pains to make clear the 23-year-old Russian will not be asked to be a consistent producer for the team during his rookie season.Word count: 752
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