The Brandon Roy comeback will not be complete until he steps on the court in a Minnesota Timberwolves this coming fall, but the Seattle-native took one big step on Thursday when he agreed toa contract with Minnesota. The two-year deal is reportedly worth $10 million.
After the news broke, the congratulations flowed in through Twitter from Roy's Husky and Seattle basketball families. Here are some of the best:
S/O 2 my big homie #Broy 4 signing with the Twolves!! Welcome back (Mase Voice) lol— Isaiah Thomas (@Isaiah_Thomas2) July 6, 2012
S/ o to @CHILLCONROY, @spencerhawes00 , @TWroten_LOE ..welcome back BROY!!!!!! #hometeam #Godisgood!!!— Jamal Crawford (@JCrossover) July 6, 2012
He's back! Congrats to Ex-Husky Brandon Roy on his come back with theT-Wolves. A player that knows the game and plays the right way!#huskies— Coach Fortier (@CoachFortier) July 6, 2012
Congrats to the big homie BRoy... To the TWolves... He's back!!!— Abdul Gaddy (@gaddy253) July 6, 2012
Very happy to see my friend BRoy making his comeback official today.Welcome back B! #hometeam— Spencer Hawes (@spencerhawes00) July 6, 2012
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