Tar_Heel_Rob/iStock(NEW YORK) — It appears interim coach Ryan Saunders may be staying put with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
League sources tell ESPN Saunders is close to completing a multiyear deal, which could be finalized as early as Monday, to become the team’s head coach. ESPN reports Saunders, 32, is working on putting his staff together.
Saunders stepped in to lead Minnesota after the Timberwolves fired coach Tom Thibodeau in January.
Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.