Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - The Minnesota Timberwolves named Milt
Newton their new general manager on Friday.
Newton succeeds Flip Saunders, and became the seventh man to hold the post in
the 24-year history of the franchise.
"We are pleased to add Milt Newton to our organization." said Saunders,
Timberwolves president of basketball operations. "I have followed Milt closely
during his career and have always been impressed with his basketball
knowledge, work ethic and professionalism. His front office experience in the
NBA, as well as his ability to combine analytics evaluation with his
basketball playing and scouting background will greatly benefit our
More to follow.
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