AP: Timberwolves making run at Pau Gasol

The Timberwolves are reportedly making a big push to land L.A. Lakers star Pau Gasol. The AP reports the Wolves tried to trade Derrick Williams to Charlotte for the second overall pick in last night’s draft as a vehicle to land Gasol, but that deal fizzled.
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The Timberwolves are reportedly making a big push to land L.A. Lakers star Pau Gasol. The AP reports the Wolves tried to trade Derrick Williams to Charlotte for the second overall pick in last night’s draft as a vehicle to land Gasol, but that deal fizzled.

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