The Timberwolves defeated Memphis 89-85 Thursday in an NBA Summer League playoff game in Las Vegas. The Wolves were seated 24th and Memphis was seated 8th. Tyus Jones led the Wolves with 24 points and 10 assists.
Dunn is a 6'4" guard and is the only player in Providence history to register 1,000 points, 500 assists, 400 rebounds and 200 steals in a career. He averaged 16.4 points per game last season with the Friars.
The Timberwolves have the 5th pick in tonight's NBA Draft. Philadelphia is expected to take 6'10 forward Ben Simmons from LSU first followed by the Lakers choosing 6'9 forward Brandon Ingram from Duke.
ESPN.com is reporting that the Timberwolves are working on a 5-year contract with Tom Thibodeau to become their new head coach. Yahoo sports is reporting as part of the negotiations that San Antonio Spurs General Manager Scott Layden would become the team's GM.