Found June 05, 2013 on The Sports Bank:
Injuries took their toll on the Minnesota Timberwolves this past season as star players Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio missed significant time.  With another disappointing finish, the T-Wolves finally fired general manager David Kahn this off-season and brought in Flip Saunders as President of Basketball Operations to try and right the ship. The health (and happiness) of Love and Rubio are vital moving forward but the Timberwolves also have several other needs during this NBA off-season including the uncertain futures of Nikola Pekovic and Andrei Kirilenko. Minnesota Timberwolves (31-51 last year) 2012-13 Season Summary: The Minnesota Timberwolves were a sexy sleeper playoff pick in the Western Conference during preseason predictions but once again fell short, missing the playoffs for the ninth consecutive season.  A huge reason for that was due to all the injuries up and down the roster. The T-Wolves began at a disadvantage since Ricky Rubio was still recovering from a torn ACL and LCL...
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