Latest Tyus Jones News

Grizzlies announce addition of ex-Timberwolves guard Jones

Jul. 11, 2019 8:29 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have officially announced that they've added guard Tyus Jones, a restricted free agent who played for the Minnesota Timberwolves last season. The Timberwolves already had issued a statement late Tuesday night wishing Jones luck in Memphis, an indication they...

Timberwolves don't match Grizzlies' offer sheet to Jones

Jul. 10, 2019 10:33 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves are declining to match an offer sheet to guard Tyus Jones, clearing the way for him to join the Memphis Grizzlies. Timberwolves president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas issued a statement late Tuesday saying, "We sincerely thank Tyus for his...

T-wolves land Texas Tech's Culver after draft-day trade

Jun. 21, 2019 1:37 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves, under new president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas, have embarked on a roster revamp to improve their defense and 3-point shooting in an attempt to thrive in the current pace-and-space era in the NBA. With center Karl-Anthony Towns well established as...

Timberwolves retain Ryan Saunders, 33, as head coach

May. 20, 2019 5:48 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have chosen Ryan Saunders as their full-fledged head coach — and the first millennial to hold the job in the NBA. The team announced Monday that the 33-year-old Saunders will stay in the post he held on an interim basis during the second half of this...