What’s more, they already have a replacement lined up. Toronto Raptors assistant Chris Finch is expected to be named their new coach, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. The Wolves’ press release indicated a formal announcement should arrive on Monday.
The Timberwolves have fired Ryan Saunders and will hire Raptors assistant Chris Finch on a multiyear contract.
Saunders went 43-94 as Minnesota’s head coach, including 7-24 this season.
— The Athletic (@TheAthletic) February 22, 2021