Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Rosters

2022-2023 Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
  Kyle Anderson PF 6-8 230 8 UCLA 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 30 United States UFA-2024
1 Anthony Edwards SF 6-5 229 2 Georgia 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States TO-2023; RFA-2024
  C.J. Elleby SF 6-6 200 2 Washington State 2020 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States RFA-2023
  Bryn Forbes G 6-2 205 6 Michigan State 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2023
27 Rudy Gobert C 7-1 245 9 Cholet Basket (France) 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 27 France PO-2025; UFA-2026
13 Nathan Knight PF 6-8 244 2 William & Mary 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States TO-2023; UFA-2024
  A.J. Lawson F 6-7 190 0 South Carolina 2021 NBA Draft, Undrafted Canada RFA-2023
3 Jaden McDaniels F 6-9 185 2 Washington 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States TO-2023; RFA-2024
6 Jordan McLaughlin G 6-1 185 3 USC 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2024
7 Josh Minott F 6-8 197 0 Memphis 2022 Rnd 2 Pick 15 United States TO-2025; UFA-2026
15 Wendell Moore, Jr. SF 6-5 213 0 Duke 2022 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States TO-2024; TO-2025; RFA-2026
4 Jaylen Nowell SG 6-4 197 3 Washington 2019 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States UFA-2023
  Eric Paschall F 6-6 264 3 Villanova 2019 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States RFA-2023
12 Taurean Prince F 6-7 218 6 Baylor 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States UFA-2024
11 Naz Reid C 6-9 250 3 LSU 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2023
  Austin Rivers SG 6-4 200 10 Duke 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2023
0 D'Angelo Russell SG 6-4 193 7 Ohio State 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States UFA-2023
32 Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 250 7 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Dominican Republic PO-2027; UFA-2028
   Two-Way player

2022-2023 Minnesota Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. McLaughlin D. Russell A. Edwards J. McDaniels K. Towns
Rotation   A. Rivers C. Elleby K. Anderson R. Gobert
Rotation   B. Forbes   T. Prince N. Reid
Rotation   J. Nowell      
Lim PT     W. Moore, Jr. E. Paschall N. Knight
Lim PT     A. Lawson    
Lim PT     J. Minott    

Minnesota Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Matteo Spagnolo SG 2022 Rnd 2 Pick 20 Italy
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
Jake Layman SF (U) Bird United States
Greg Monroe FC (U) Non-Bird United States
McKinley Wright IV PG (U) Non-Bird United States
Evan Turner GF (U) Bird United States
Aaron Brooks G (U) Non-Bird United States

Minnesota Timberwolves Future Free Agent Details

2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Austin Rivers (UFA)
D'Angelo Russell (UFA)
Bryn Forbes (UFA)
Eric Paschall (RFA)
Naz Reid (UFA)
Jaylen Nowell (UFA)
Anthony Edwards (TO)
A.J. Lawson (RFA)
Jaden McDaniels (TO)
Nathan Knight (TO)
C.J. Elleby (UFA)
Kyle Anderson (UFA)
Taurean Prince (UFA)
Jordan McLaughlin (UFA)
Wendell Moore, Jr. (TO)
Anthony Edwards (RFA)
Jaden McDaniels (RFA)
Rudy Gobert (PO)
Josh Minott (TO)
Wendell Moore, Jr. (TO)
Wendell Moore, Jr. (RFA)
Karl-Anthony Towns (PO)

Minnesota Timberwolves Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2023To UTHTo MEM; NYK (via CHA)
2024OwnMore favorable of MIN and CHA to POR then other to OKC (via CHA to NOP to OKC; via MIN to OKC to DEN to POR)
2025To UTHTo HOU
2026Own or UTH 2-8 if UTH has not conveyed 1st round pick to OKC by 2025; or Own or UTH if UTH has conveyed 1st round pick to OKC by 2025 (via UTH swap for MIN)To NYK or DET (via NYK); Least favorable of IND, MIA and SAN (via MIA to IND; via SAN swap for IND or MIA)
2027To UTHTo HOU
2028OwnOwn
20291-5 Own; 6-30 to UTHTo UTH if MIN does not convey 1st round pick to UTH in 2029

Minnesota Timberwolves Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2023 second round draft pick from New York
New York's 2023 2nd round pick to Minnesota (via Charlotte) [Charlotte-New York, 6/23/2022; Charlotte-Minnesota, 6/24/2022]

2026 second round draft pick from Indiana, Miami or San Antonio (least favorable)
Boston will receive the less favorable of (i) its 2026 2nd round pick and (ii) the more favorable of Indiana's 2026 2nd round pick and Miami's 2026 2nd round pick and Memphis will receive the most favorable of the three; San Antonio will receive the more favorable of (i) its 2026 2nd round pick and (ii) the less favorable of the Indiana pick and the Miami pick and Minnesota will receive the least favorable of the three (via Miami to Indiana; via Milwaukee to Memphis; via Memphis' right to swap Indiana or Miami for Boston; via San Antonio's right to swap for Indiana or Miami; via Indiana to Minnesota) [Indiana-Miami-Phoenix, 7/6/2019; Indiana-Milwaukee, 7/30/2021; Memphis-Milwaukee, 8/7/2021; Indiana-San Antonio, 8/7/2021; Boston-Memphis, 9/15/2021; Indiana-Minnesota, 6/24/2022]

2023 first round draft pick to Utah
Minnesota's 2023 1st round pick to Utah [Minnesota-Utah, 7/6/2022]

2023 second round draft pick to Memphis
Minnesota's 2023 2nd round pick to Memphis [Memphis-Minnesota, 6/24/2022]

2024 second round draft pick to Portland or Oklahoma City
Portland will receive the more favorable of Charlotte's 2024 2nd round pick and Minnesota's 2024 2nd round pick and Oklahoma City will receive the less favorable of the two (via Charlotte to New Orleans to Oklahoma City; via Minnesota to Oklahoma City to Denver to Portland) [Charlotte-New Orleans, 11/19/2020; Minnesota-New York-Oklahoma City, 11/20/2020; Denver-Milwaukee-New Orleans-Oklahoma City, 11/23/2020; Denver-Oklahoma City, 6/23/2022; Denver-Portland, 7/6/2022]

2025 first round draft pick to Utah
Minnesota's 2025 1st round pick to Utah [Minnesota-Utah, 7/6/2022]

2025 second round draft pick to Houston
Minnesota's 2025 2nd round pick to Houston [Houston-Minnesota, 6/24/2022]

2026 first round draft pick to Utah (swap, Utah incoming)
If Utah has conveyed a 1st round pick to Oklahoma City by 2025, then Utah has the right to swap its 2026 1st round pick for Minnesota's 2026 1st round pick; if Utah has not conveyed its pick to Oklahoma City by 2025, then Utah has the right to swap its pick protected for selections 9-30 for the Minnesota pick (if the Utah pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyable, then Minnesota's obligation to Utah will be extinguished) [Minnesota-Utah, 7/6/2022]

2026 second round draft pick to Detroit or New York
Detroit will receive New York's 2026 2nd round pick or Minnesota's 2026 2nd round pick and New York will receive the other (via New York) [Minnesota-New York, 11/24/2020; Detroit-New York, 7/11/2022]

2027 first round draft pick to Utah
Minnesota's 2027 1st round pick to Utah [Minnesota-Utah, 7/6/2022]

2027 second round draft pick to Houston
Minnesota's 2027 2nd round pick to Houston [Houston-Minnesota, 6/24/2022]

2029 first round draft pick to Utah
Minnesota's 2029 1st round pick to Utah protected for selections 1-5; if this picks falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Minnesota will instead convey its 2029 2nd round pick to Utah [Minnesota-Utah, 7/6/2022]

2022-2023 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.

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. Karl-Anthony Towns signed a multi-year extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 7, 2022.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

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.

Draft Rights to Josh Minott, the #15 pick in the Second Round of the 2022 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Charlotte Hornets on June 24, 2022. Josh Minott signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 22, 2022.

Draft Rights to Wendell Moore, Jr., the #26 pick in the First Round of the 2022 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Houston Rockets on June 24, 2022. Wendell Moore, Jr. signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 7, 2022.

Acquired via Trade

Rudy Gobert was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Utah Jazz on July 6, 2022.

Taurean Prince was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 2, 2021. Taurean Prince signed a multi-year extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves on June 30, 2022.

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

Acquired via Free Agency

Kyle Anderson signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 7, 2022.

C.J. Elleby signed a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 9, 2022.

Bryn Forbes signed a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 11, 2022.

Nathan Knight signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 23, 2022.

Jordan McLaughlin signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on September 14, 2021.

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

Austin Rivers signed a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 19, 2022.

2022-2023 Minnesota Timberwolves Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Glen Taylor Owner 1995-1996 N/A
Alex Rodriguez Owner 2021-2022 N/A
Marc Lore Owner 2021-2022 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)
Chris Finch Head Coach 2020-2021 Associate Head Coach (New Orleans Pelicans, 2019 to 2020)
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)
Kevin Burleson Assistant Coach 2020-2021 Assistant Coach (2019 to 2020)
Elston Turner Assistant Coach 2021-2022 Lead Assistant Coach (Houston Rockets, 2019 to 2020)
Joe Boylan Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2021-2022 Director of Player Development (New Orleans Pelicans, 2019 to 2021)
Micah Nori Assistant Coach 2021-2022 Assistant Coach (Detroit Pistons, 2018 to 2021)
Nathan Bubes Quality Control Coach 2021-2022 Assistant Video Coordinator (New Orleans Pelicans, 2019 to 2021)
Cole Fisher Coaching Associate 2019-2020 Basketball Operations Analyst (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2018 to )
Matt Lloyd Senior VP of Basketball Operations 2021-2022 Assistant General Manager (Orlando Magic, 2012 to 2022)
Tim Connelly President of Basketball Operations 2021-2022 President of Basketball Operations (Denver Nuggets, 2016 to 2022)
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)
Steve Senior Assistant General Manager 2022-2023 Basketball Operations (Memphis Grizzlies, 2019 to 2022)
Joe Connelly Director of Scouting 2022-2023 Pro Personnel Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2019 to 2022)
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
Dell Demps Basketball Operations 2022-2023 Assistant Coach (Utah Jazz, 2020 to 2022)
Max Lefevre Video Coordinator, Player Development Assistant 2019-2020 Director of Player Development (Texas Tech, 2016 to 2019)
Alex Stepheson Video Coordinator, Player Development Assistant 2021-2022 N/A
Ashlee McGee Video Coordinator, Player Development Assistant 2021-2022 N/A
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)
Jon Wallace Director of Player Personnel 2022-2023 Basketball Operations Associate (Denver Nuggets, 2019 to 2022)
Sachin Gupta Director of Basketball Operations 2021-2022 Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2019 to 2022)
Greg Stiemsma Player Development Assistant 2019-2020 N/A
Chris Hines Player Development Assistant 2021-2022 Assistant Head Coach (Iowa Wolves, 2019 to 2021)
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)
Erin Sierer Assistant Athletic Trainer 2019-2020 N/A
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