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Andrew Wiggins does not need to rush into signing a 5-yr, $148-million most extension supply that may set him and his household up for generations to return.
It isn’t that Wiggins does not need to decide to staying long run with the Minnesota Timberwolves. He simply does not see any cause to hurry forward of the Oct. sixteen extension deadline.
“I’m simply taking it daily, you realize?” Wiggins advised Sam Amick of USA TODAY Sports activities. “There’s no rush to do it, but. I’ve nonetheless acquired a while earlier than the day earlier than that first recreation.”
As for staying in snowy Minnesota, the Canadian-born Wiggins reiterated that location is not a problem for him. He needs to be with the franchise that dealt Kevin Love for him in 2014.
“That is undoubtedly the place I need to be,” Wiggins stated.
Wiggins runs two dangers by holding off on his signature. Firstly, he might probably maintain an damage in preseason that would change the supply. And secondly, he may bitter relations with the group by making them wait. In any occasion, each instances are extraordinarily unlikely.
The 22-yr-previous Wiggins averaged 23.6 factors per recreation final season whereas persevering with his ironman steak of getting missed only one contest in his complete profession.