According to Darren Wolfson (who else?) David Kahn has reached out to Pietrus' camp. To do so the Minnesota Timberwolves will have to trade someone. Likely one of their guards: likely Luke Ridnour; maybe J.J. Barea. With the cap space they'll have following the trade, they'll be able to sign Pietrus AND a big man (almost certainly: Anthony Tolliver).
Pietrus is a veteran wing player, who's known for his defense. The Wolves could use a solid defensive wing. Their only capable defending wing is Andrei Kirilenko. Guys like Roy, Shved and Budinger are stronger on the offensive side of the ball.
We keep hearing about all these players the Timberwolves are interested in and about how they'll have to trade one of their guards to have the flexibility to do so...yet David Kahn still hasn't made the necessary trade. Though training camps don't start till early October, so he's got some time.
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