Timberwolves Extend Naz Reid's Contract for $42 Million

 Naz Reid signs a 3-year, $42 million extension, bringing stability to the frontcourt.

Timberwolves secure future

Naz Reid, 24, emerged as one of the league's top backup big men with impressive stats last season

Rising star

Reid averaged 22.5 points, 9.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 1.2 steals, and 1.5 blocks per game

Impressive performance

Several teams expressed interest in Reid, making him an appealing trade target for the Timberwolves

Valuable asset

 Minnesota exceeds expectations, offering Reid $13 million, $14 million, and a $15 million option in the next three seasons

Competitive offer

Timberwolves eliminate the risk of losing Reid in free agency while providing him security and reward

 Win-win situation

Chris Finch empowers Reid offensively, allowing him to flourish within the team's rotation

Coach's trust

Reid's hard work and transformation earn him recognition as one of the team's most productive players

Striving for success

Reid secures a player option, giving him the ability to assess his role and potentially explore free agency in the future

Future flexibility

Despite a crowded frontcourt, Reid's extension showcases Minnesota's commitment to utilizing his talent.

Balancing minutes