Found September 12, 2012 on Crossover Chronicles:
When Brandon Roy and the Minnesota Timberwolves reached a verbal agreement back in early July that the all-star guard would return to the game after spending last season in retirement mode, many pundits around the league wondered what Roy would look like once he got back on the court. After five seasons in the league and the chronic knee problems, there still are a lot of questions surrounding Roy’s comeback. He took the first step this week in answering some of those concerns as Roy begins working out at Minnesota’s practice facility. “Being at home for a whole year and watching NBA basketball was hard for me and then going through the process of coming back and signing with Minnesota made me feel like I was back and part of the league,” Roy said in an interview with, who was on hand to film the session. “Of course you miss playing, but I miss being around the team. That’s something I was a part of since I was a kid – if I was playing soccer, footbal...

Wolves' Roy: 'So far I haven't had any setbacks'

Brandon Roy says he has not had any setbacks with his troublesome knees as he starts ramping up workouts to prepare for Minnesota Timberwolves training camp. Roy worked out with several of his new teammates Thursday and says his body feels better than it has in years. The former Portland Trail Blazers All-Star had his contract cleared through the amnesty clause before last season...

Pekovic leaner, more muscular this season

MINNEAPOLIS Seven pounds looked like a lot more on Nikola Pekovic.You wouldn't think that losing so little weight off a 300-pound frame would amount to much, but the Pekovic who worked out at the Timberwolves' practice facility on Thursday boasted a dramatically altered frame. It likely appeared to be more weight than it was because of the amount of muscle the center added...

Rubio goes four across on Spanish talk show

It's been more than a year since Ricky Rubio signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves and began the evolution from European teen sensation to NBA star. After his abbreviated season in which he established himself as one of the best rookies in the league, it's easy to forget that across the Atlantic, the 21-year-old Rubio is still something more than a basketball player. He...

Kevin Love to host local basketball camp

MINNEAPOLIS Timberwolves basketball season is right around the corner, and players are beginning to trickle back to the Twin Cities. Training camp begins Oct. 2, but before he joins his teammates on the court, Kevin Love will have one other camp to attend to: his own. The Kevin Love Basketball ProCamp will take place Sept. 22-23 from 9 a.m. to noon each day at Eden Prairie High...

Ricky Rubio plays Connect Four Basketball

Minnesota Timberwolves PG Ricky Rubio tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee back in March, causing the onslaught of out-of-nowhere T-Wolves viral videos to slow to a crawl. The good news today is twofold — Rubio is targeting a December return from injury, and he’s already started working on those viral videos. His first effort: playing the classic vertical...

Ricky Rubio plays basketball Connect Four

Everyone's favorite Spanish superstar, Ricky Rubio, played 'Connect Four' with basketballs on the Spanish talk show El Hormiguero. Check out the video in all its awesomeness below: The video is in Spanish and I can't understand a lick of what they are saying, but it speaks for itself. And lol at the host's terrible strategy with his second...

Ricky Rubio plays Connect Four basketball on talk show (Video)

Over the years, we posted some pretty classic videos featuring NBA players but this one featuring Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio might be one of the best.Ricky was recently on a Spanish talk show and got the chance to play a game of Connect Four basketball with the host.Check it out all the amazing Connect Four action in the below video:(Courtesy of Slam Online)

William Buford To Play For Obradoiro

William Buford most recently played for the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Las Vegas summer league.

TWolvesBlog Welcomes the TimberTrolls!

TwolvesBlog is excited to announce a partnership with the WORLD RENOWNED group of Spanish Timberwolves fans: The Minnesota TimberTrolls! The TimberTrolls are best known for their extremely hilarious pictures, .gifs, and videos featuring Ricky Rubio and the Wolves, and for spearheading international interest in the team we know and love. Content will be posted on the front page here...

Silly Ricky Rubio – VIDEO

2012-2013 NBA Preview: The Five Offseason Moves That Will Have the Biggest Impact

I hate to put an NBA offseason review up right when football is starting and the baseball playoffs are right around the corner. The fact of the matter is; not many people give a rat’s ass about the NBA right now. However, as well-rounded sports aficionados it’s important to be well-versed in all arenas. This morning we’re going to take a 20-second timeout and look at the five...
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