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Wolves Near Agreement with Nikola Pekovic on a Four Year Contract

The Timberwolves are near an agreement on a four year, $50M dollar deal with Montenegrin center Nikola Pekovic. Pekovic was a restricted free agent.

Pekovic is happy about returning to 'Sota
Pekovic is happy about returning to 'Sota
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As expected, Nikola Pekovic looks set to return to the Wolves on a long-term contract.

Pekovic is a fan favorite who has established himself as one of the better centers in the league over the past two years.

I don't have to tell you guys about Pek, do I? He's...Pek.


As for the money, it's exactly where I expected it to be. Despite an apparent lack of suitors with offer sheets, Pek gets fair market value. I'm good with it. A little bit more then guys like DeAndre Jordan and Javale McGee. That's where he should be.

More to come later on all the moves, but for now: