Leandro bolmaro, Argentine base of Barcelona, reached an agreement with the>Minnesota Timberwolves for the next three seasons and will pay 900,000 euros of its clause of termination to the Catalans (750,000 will be put by the American franchise), according to Infobae.
The Argentinian was selected by the New York Knicks in 2020, but their rights were redeemed to the Minnesota Timberwolves, a team that has been monitoring his progress with the intention of adding him to its squad for the 2021-22 campaign, which it will now do. In fact, these sources claim that the base will travel to the United States early next week to join the Wolves.
Gersson Roses, president of Basketball Operations for the Timberwolves , He already conveyed the intentions of his franchise to the player in May, who has decided to make the leap to the NBA. Prigioni who is part of the team’s coaching staff, has acted as godfather to his compatriot from 20 years, who had a good season with him Barcelona, where it showed a clear upward progression.
Bolmaro He was also part of the Argentine national team in the Olympic Games from Tokyo, where he fell to Australia in the quarterfinals.