Naz Reid signs a 3-year, $42 million extension, bringing stability to the frontcourt.
Naz Reid, 24, emerged as one of the league's top backup big men with impressive stats last season
Reid averaged 22.5 points, 9.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 1.2 steals, and 1.5 blocks per game
Several teams expressed interest in Reid, making him an appealing trade target for the Timberwolves
Minnesota exceeds expectations, offering Reid $13 million, $14 million, and a $15 million option in the next three seasons
Timberwolves eliminate the risk of losing Reid in free agency while providing him security and reward
Chris Finch empowers Reid offensively, allowing him to flourish within the team's rotation
Reid's hard work and transformation earn him recognition as one of the team's most productive players
Reid secures a player option, giving him the ability to assess his role and potentially explore free agency in the future
Despite a crowded frontcourt, Reid's extension showcases Minnesota's commitment to utilizing his talent.