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Lou Amundson may be moving on to his 7th team in six years if the Timberwolves decide to keep Chris Johnson and Mickael Gelabale for the remainder of the season.
According to the Star-Tribune:
Wolves forward Lou Amundson said he has been talking with his agent about the very real possibility that he will be traded or waived Friday if the Wolves intend to make room for both Chris Johnson and Mickael Gelabale for the rest of the season.
“It’s a business so you have to kind of think ahead,” Amundson said. “Whatever happens, just continue to do what I’m doing. Everything’s on the table right now. You never like to get traded, but sometimes the situation isn’t what you hope to it to be. It can work out for the best sometimes.”
BEST OF MAXIM
You know you got some skills with the basketball when you can fake out trained, professional NBA cameramen sitting on the sidelines. That is exactly what happened during Minnesota's recent game versus the Hornets courtesy of, who else, Ricky Rubio. During the third quarter, New Orleans coughed up the ball and Rubio was on the spot to gather the loose ball. Ricky proceeded to...
ON ANOTHER LEVEL
The Timberwolves crushed the Hornets last night 115-86. Ricky Rubio stole the show once again with his passing. This time it was a pass to himself though. A fake behind the back pass to himself to be exact. Pretty awesome skills this guy has. Check out the video below. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
MINNEAPOLIS Andrei Kirilenko left the Timberwolves game with a right quad strain at the end of the second quarter.
At the time of his exit, Kirilenko had two points on four shot attempts. Mickael Gelabale started the third quarter in his place. Kirilenko's return is questionable.
If Kirilenko does not return, that will reduce the Wolves' bench to six players. Monday marked...
Minnesota's Ricky Rubio's 360 fake behind-the-back pass confused the cameraman.
MIN 115, NOH 86
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