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Brandon Roy releases statement amid rumors that he would retire after suffering a setback on his knee rehab and says that he will “explore additional treatment options and an extensive rehabilitation plan.”
“Last week while practicing, I suffered a setback in my recovery. I’ve felt better since the recent surgery, but I am not all the way better. The past two days I have been weighing all of my options as I try to continue my basketball career. I have decided to explore additional treatment options and an extensive rehabilitation plan. My goal has been, and continues to be, to return to the basketball court as healthy as possible in order to help our team.”
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Brandon Roy has reportedly faced more setbacks while rehabbing his knee. He has played in only five games for Minnesota this year.
MINNEAPOLIS For the second consecutive day, shooting guard Brandon Roy was absent from the Timberwolves' workout; he missed Friday's practice and then Saturday's shootaround before the team's game against the Suns.
The Timberwolves are citing personal reasons for Roy's absence. However, Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Roy has had a setback in his knee rehab...
Brandon Roy is not ready to retire. Although he did step away from the game for a seasons, retiring because of chronic issues with his knees, Roy came back this year. He played well, but the knee problems came back. He's not ready to pull the trigger quite as fast on retirement this time around though. According to an Associated Press report, Roy will seek a more intensive...
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The Timberwolves president of basketball operations spoke briefly before Saturday's game on the heels of a statement Roy released to clarify speculation about his health and his knees. In the statement, Roy said that he's suffered a setback in his recovery and has been weighing his options over the...
Brandon Roy has seemingly tried everything to ease the chronic pain in his knees and rejuvenate his career. After a last-ditch arthroscopic surgery didn't do the trick last month, the Minnesota Timberwolves guard might be out of options.
Roy is considering a second, and likely final, retirement after the pain in his right knee returned this week, a person with knowledge of the...
Minnesota’s Brandon Roy has had setbacks in knee rehab and a return date is uncertain, league source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 29, 2012
Brandon Roy is weighing retirement vs looking for 1 more medical procedure to try to help his knees. He’s gone back and forth last 2 days. All signs are pointing toward retirement for Roy but it’s understandable...
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Brandon Roy had a setback in recovering from his latest knee surgery and his return in uncertain, according to Yahoo! Sports. Roy, who has had seven knee surgeries during his career and came out of retirement this season, was scheduled to begin practicing Friday. However, he was unable to go Friday and Saturday. Roy, who is averaging 5.8 points in...
Timberwolves guard Brandon Roy practiced fully on Thursday, intends to do so again Friday and said there’s a chance he could play for the first time since Nov. 9 when Phoenix comes to Target Center on Saturday night.
“If everything feels good, I’ll talk to Coach and see if Saturday is the day,” he said.
Roy did 5-on-5 half-court work Thursday and will scrimmage with his...
Brandon Roy underwent surgery on his right knee five weeks ago.
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Brandon Roy's new return date is uncertain.