Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Rosters

2020-2021 Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
5 Malik Beasley SG 6-4 187 4 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States TO-2023; UFA-2024
23 Jarrett Culver SG 6-6 195 1 Texas Tech 2019 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States TO-2022; RFA-2023
17 Ed Davis PF 6-9 218 10 North Carolina 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States UFA-2021
1 Anthony Edwards SF 6-5 225 0 Georgia 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States TO-2022; TO-2023; RFA-2024
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 6-9 214 4 Movistar Estudiantes (Spain) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Spain UFA-2023
10 Jake Layman SF 6-8 209 4 Maryland 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States UFA-2022
3 Jaden McDaniels F 6-10 185 0 Washington 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States TO-2022; TO-2023; RFA-2024
6 Jordan McLaughlin G 6-1 185 1 USC 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2021
4 Jaylen Nowell SG 6-4 196 1 Washington 2019 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States TO-2022; UFA-2023
20 Josh Okogie SG 6-4 212 2 Georgia Tech 2018 Rnd 1 Pick 20 Nigeria / United States RFA-2022
11 Naz Reid C 6-9 264 1 LSU 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States TO-2022; UFA-2023
9 Ricky Rubio G 6-3 190 9 Club Joventut Badalona (Spain) 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 5 Spain UFA-2022
0 D'Angelo Russell SG 6-4 193 5 Ohio State 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States UFA-2023
32 Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 248 5 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Dominican Republic UFA-2024
3 Jarred Vanderbilt PF 6-9 214 2 Kentucky 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States RFA-2021
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2020-2021 Minnesota Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Rubio M. Beasley J. Okogie A. Edwards K. Towns
Rotation D. Russell J. Nowell J. Layman J. McDaniels N. Reid
Rotation J. McLaughlin J. Culver   J. Vanderbilt E. Davis
Rotation       J. Hernangomez  

Minnesota Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Leandro Bolmaro SG 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 23 Argentina
Paulao Prestes C 2010 Rnd 2 Pick 15 Brazil
Henk Norel C 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 17 Netherlands

Minnesota Free Agent Rights Retained

Name Pos FA Status Nationality
Evan Turner GF (U) Bird United States
Aaron Brooks G (U) Non-Bird United States

2020-2021 Minnesota Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Anthony Edwards Rookie Of The Month (Mar 21)
Anthony Edwards Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2021)

2020-2021 Minnesota Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Anthony Edwards 57 31.3 18.0 4.4 2.7 1.1 0.4 2.1
Karl-Anthony Towns 35 34.4 25.0 11.0 4.6 0.7 1.4 3.2
Malik Beasley 37 32.8 19.6 4.4 2.4 0.8 0.2 1.6
Naz Reid 55 19.3 11.0 4.6 1.1 0.5 1.1 1.0
D'Angelo Russell 27 27.9 19.3 2.5 4.9 1.0 0.4 2.7
Ricky Rubio 53 26.2 8.5 3.2 6.6 1.4 0.1 1.8
Jaylen Nowell 38 18.8 9.5 2.3 1.6 0.6 0.3 0.7
Jaden McDaniels 50 22.7 6.7 3.6 1.1 0.5 1.0 0.7
Jarred Vanderbilt 49 17.4 5.3 5.4 1.3 1.0 0.7 1.0
Juancho Hernangomez 38 16.5 6.8 4.1 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.4
Josh Okogie 44 20.8 5.4 2.5 1.1 1.0 0.5 0.8
Jake Layman 41 14.6 5.3 1.6 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.6
Jordan McLaughlin 37 20.0 5.1 2.2 4.2 1.1 0.2 1.1
Jarrett Culver 33 15.0 5.4 3.2 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.8
Ed Davis 21 13.5 2.2 5.2 1.0 0.6 0.6 0.3
Ashton Hagans 2 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5

Minnesota Timberwolves Future Free Agent Details

2021 2022 2023 2024
Ed Davis (UFA)
Jordan McLaughlin (RFA)
Jarred Vanderbilt (UFA)
Ricky Rubio (UFA)
Jake Layman (UFA)
Josh Okogie (RFA)
Jarrett Culver (TO)
Anthony Edwards (TO)
Jaden McDaniels (TO)
Naz Reid (TO)
Jaylen Nowell (TO)
D'Angelo Russell (UFA)
Juancho Hernangomez (UFA)
Malik Beasley (TO)
Jarrett Culver (RFA)
Anthony Edwards (TO)
Jaden McDaniels (TO)
Karl-Anthony Towns (UFA)
Anthony Edwards (RFA)
Jaden McDaniels (RFA)

Minnesota Timberwolves Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
20211-3 Own; 4-30 to GOSTo GOS if GOS conveys 1st round pick to OKC in 2021; or to OKC (via GOS) if GOS does not convey 1st round pick to OKC in 2021
2022To GOS if not already settledOwn; More favorable of PHL and DEN (via MIN swap of PHL for DEN)
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnTo OKC
2025OwnOwn
2026OwnTo NYK
2027OwnOwn

Minnesota Timberwolves Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2022 second round draft pick from Philadelphia or Denver (more favorable)
Minnesota will receive the more favorable of Philadelphia's 2022 2nd round pick and Denver's 2022 2nd round pick and Miami will receive the less favorable of the two (via Minnesota's right to swap Philadelphia for Denver) [Denver-Philadelphia, 7/6/2018; Minnesota-Philadelphia, 11/12/2018; Denver-Miami, 6/21/2019]; Miami may convey this pick to Houston (see Miami Outgoing)

2021 first round draft pick to Golden State
Minnesota's 1st round pick to Golden State protected for selections 1-3 in 2021 and unprotected in 2022 [Golden State-Minnesota, 2/6/2020]

2021 second round draft pick to Golden State
Minnesota's 2021 2nd round pick to Golden State [Golden State-Minnesota, 2/6/2020]; Golden State may convey this pick to Oklahoma City (see Golden State Outgoing)

2024 second round draft pick to Oklahoma City
Minnesota's 2024 2nd round pick to Oklahoma City [Minnesota-New York-Oklahoma City, 11/20/2020]

2026 second round draft pick to New York
Minnesota's 2026 2nd round pick to New York [Minnesota-New York, 11/24/2020]

2020-2021 Minnesota Timberwolves Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Anthony Edwards was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2020 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Anthony Edwards signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 29, 2020.

Jaylen Nowell was selected as the #13 pick in the Second Round of the 2019 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Jaylen Nowell signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 5, 2019.

Josh Okogie was selected as the #20 pick in the First Round of the 2018 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Josh Okogie signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 2, 2018.

Karl-Anthony Towns was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Karl-Anthony Towns signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 6, 2015. Karl-Anthony Towns signed a multi-year extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves on September 23, 2018.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Jarrett Culver, the #6 pick in the First Round of the 2019 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Phoenix Suns on July 6, 2019. Jarrett Culver signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 8, 2019.

Draft Rights to Jaden McDaniels, the #28 pick in the First Round of the 2020 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Oklahoma City Thunder on November 20, 2020. Jaden McDaniels signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 29, 2020.

Acquired via Trade

Malik Beasley was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Denver Nuggets on February 5, 2020. Malik Beasley re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 25, 2020.

Ed Davis was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the New York Knicks on November 24, 2020.

Juancho Hernangomez was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Denver Nuggets on February 5, 2020. Juancho Hernangomez re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 27, 2020.

Jake Layman was acquired in a sign and trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Portland Trail Blazers on July 8, 2019.

Ricky Rubio was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Oklahoma City Thunder on November 20, 2020.

D'Angelo Russell was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Golden State Warriors on February 6, 2020.

Jarred Vanderbilt was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Denver Nuggets on February 5, 2020.

Acquired via Free Agency

Naz Reid signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 18, 2019.

2020-2021 Minnesota Timberwolves Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Glen Taylor Owner 1995-1996 N/A
Ethan Casson Chief Executive Officer 2016-2017 N/A
Pete Stene Chief Financial Officer 2017-2018 N/A
Ryan Tanke Chief Operating Officer 2018-2019 Chief Revenue Officer (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2013 to 2019)
Mike Grahl Chief Marketing Officer 2018-2019 Vice President of Digital Platforms (Milwaukee Bucks, 2013 to 2018)
Suzanne Spellacy General Counsel 2018-2019 N/A
Tony Adams Director of Team Security 2020-2021 Game Night Security (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2019 to 2020)
Ryan Saunders Head Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (2017 to 2018)
Chris Finch Head Coach 2020-2021 Associate Head Coach (New Orleans Pelicans, 2019 to 2020)
David Vanterpool Associate Head Coach 2019-2020 Coach (2018 to 2019)
Bryan Gates Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (2017 to 2018)
Kevin Hanson Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2019-2020 Head Coach (2018 to 2019)
Pablo Prigioni Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Brooklyn Nets, 2018 to 2019)
Joseph Blair Assistant Coach 2020-2021 Assistant Coach (Philadelphia Sixers, 2019 to 2020)
Kevin Burleson Assistant Coach 2020-2021 Assistant Coach (2019 to 2020)
Jason Hervey Quality Control Coach 2019-2020 Advance Scout (Phoenix Suns, 2016 to 2019)
Cole Fisher Coaching Associate 2019-2020 Basketball Operations Analyst (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2018 to )
Sachin Gupta Executive VP of Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Assistant General Manager (Detroit Pistons, 2018 to 2019)
Gersson Rosas President of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 Basketball Operations (Houston Rockets, 2017 to 2019)
Scott Layden General Manager 2015-2016 Assistant General Manager (San Antonio Spurs, 2012 to 2016)
Gianluca Pascucci Assistant General Manager 2018-2019 Director of Global Scouting (Brooklyn Nets, 2016 to 2019)
Emmanuel Rohan Assistant General Manager 2019-2020 Director of Basketball Administration (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2016 to 2019)
Joe Branch Assistant General Manager 2019-2020 N/A
Tru Pettigrew VP of Player Programs 2020-2021 N/A
Jacob Damiani Director of Analytics 2019-2020 Analytics Manager (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2018 to 2019)
Aaron Blackshear Director of Analytics 2020-2021 Director of Research and Analytics (Detroit Pistons, 2019 to 2020)
Samer Jassar Basketball Operations Assistant 2018-2019 N/A
Max Lefevre Video Coordinator, Player Development Assistant 2019-2020 Director of Player Development (Texas Tech, 2016 to 2019)
Kwadzo Ahelegbe Assistant Video Coordinator, Player Development Coach 2018-2019 N/A
Boris Vukobrat International Scout 2019-2020 N/A
Stefano Lupattelli International Scout 2019-2020 N/A
Andrew Novak Basketball Operations Associate 2018-2019 N/A
Saagar Sarin Scouting Coordinator 2019-2020 Graduate Assistant (USC, 2016 to 2019)
Brian Pauga Director of Player Personnel 2016-2017 General Manager (Austin Spurs, 2013 to 2017)
Jeff Newton Player Development 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (2018 to 2019)
Pat Sullivan Player Development 2020-2021 Assistant Coach (New York Knicks, 2018 to 2020)
Brian Randle Player Development Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Video Coordinator (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2018 to 2019)
Greg Stiemsma Player Development Assistant 2019-2020 N/A
Gregg Farnam VP of Player Care, Head Athletic Trainer 2000-2001 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1997 to 2000)
Bill Burgos Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2019-2020 Head Strength and Conditioning Coach (Orlando Magic, 2013 to 2018)
Kurt Joseph Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2018-2019 Head Strength and Conditioning Coach (Iowa Wolves, 2017 to 2018)
Erin Sierer Assistant Athletic Trainer 2019-2020 N/A
Chris Williams Assistant Athletic Trainer 2020-2021 Athletic Trainer (Iowa Wolves, 2019 to 2020)
Alan Horton Radio Broadcaster 2019-2020 N/A
Cal Soderquist Radio Broadcaster 2019-2020 N/A
Bri Bauer VP of Communications 2019-2020 N/A