Timberwolves' rookie Derrick Williams says he's ready for training camp to begin Friday. The No. 2 pick in the draft says he nearly signed a contract to play professional basketball in Spain or Italy. Fortunately, the NBA lockout ended just in time.
Wolves' rookie Williams aims to slim down
Timberwolves rookie Derrick Williams says he’s planning on on dropping 15 pounds over the summer. Williams tells the Star Tribune that he wants to be in “the best shape possible.��� Coach Rick Adelman is on board with the weight loss plan, saying Williams needs to do what Kevin Love did this year..and be “much more active.”