Wolves don't extend qualifying offer to Robbie Hummel, will become UFA
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Robbie Hummel is set to become an unrestricted free agent on Tuesday after the Minnesota Timberwolves decided not to extend a qualifying offer to the 6-foot-8 forward by Monday's deadline.
Drafted by the Wolves with the 58th overall pick in the 2012 draft, Hummel made Minnesota's roster out of training camp last season. He played in 53 games during his rookie season, averaging 3.4 points and 2.5 rebounds.
Like Hummel, forward Othyus Jeffers also did not receive a qualifying offer from Minnesota. After a rash of injuries overtook the Wolves late in the year, Jeffers signed on with with less two weeks left in the season. He went on to appear in two games.
With Minnesota not extending qualifying offers to Hummel and Jeffers by today's deadline, both players will become UFA on July 1 #Twolves— Timberwolves PR (@Twolves_PR) June 30, 2014