Timberwolves waive center Cole Aldrich

The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived center Cole Aldrich, league sources tell ESPN.

The Timberwolves would have had to guarantee his $6.9 million contract.

Aldrich, an eight-year veteran, appeared in 21 games for the Timberwolves this season, averaging only 2.3 minutes per game.

Aldrich becomes a free agent.