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Report: Timberwolves signing Jordan Hill to two-year, $8 million contract

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 28: Mason Plumlee #24 of the Portland Trail Blazers defends Jordan Hill #27 of the Indiana Pacers during the game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on February 28, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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If you looked at the Timberwolves’ roster and saw enough players whose best position is center -- Karl-Anthony Towns, Gorgui Dieng, Kevin Garnett and Nikola Pekovic -- you’re not Tom Thibodeau.

First, Minnesota signed Cole Aldrich.

Now, Jordan Hill joins.

Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports

I guess the Timberwolves, well below the salary floor, had a hole burning in their pocket. In that context, Hill is a fine addition. He rebounds well, and he’s effective as an interior scorer when not settling for jumpers.

His effort and awareness are sometimes questionable, though. Thibodeau will fix that and bring out the best in Hill -- or be driven crazy by his newest player.

Before that, Thibodeau should keep looking for wings.