Johnson will be waived by the Cavs following the addition of Jack Cooley, Chris Haynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. He was battling for the 15th spot in the roster during training camp, but will look to latch on elsewhere before the regular season gets underway.
The Timberwolves made the inevitable reality Saturday, picking up the fourth-year contract options on point guard Ricky Rubio and forward Derrick Williams. The team also waived forward Chris Johnson Saturday.
Timberwolves forward Chris Johnson played just the final three minutes of Tuesday's 105-82 win over the Pistons. Johnson snagged one rebound and blocked one shot in the game.
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