Karl-Anthony Towns. Gorgui Dieng. Jordan Hill. All three are Minnesota Timberwolves’ bigs that share a role with Cole Aldrich. The first two are mainstays in the starting lineup and take most of the minutes. And Hill’s per 36 numbers look significantly better than Aldrich’s. So was he really worth signing to a three-year, $22 million contract?
A homecoming for Cole Aldrich
After six years in the NBA, Aldrich returned to his home state of Minnesota. His return couldn’t have come at a worse time regarding the roster of the Wolves.