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The Minnesota Timberwolves waived Martell Webster on Friday, but the shooting guard still appears to be in good spirits. Webster took to his Twitter account to encourage all of his followers to see the movie Savages, which came out July 6. Webster seemed to have strong feelings about the new film. If you haven't seen Savages then your doing yourself a disservice.You should honestly be put in jail.Citizens arrests will happen tonight!!! — Martell Webster (@MartellWebster) July 14, 2012 While the joke showed that Webster was not in a funk after his release, he did have a few serious tweets...

Wolves cut Webster, trade Miller to Hornets

MINNEAPOLIS On Friday afternoon, the Minnesota Timberwolves waived small forward Martell Webster and traded veteran center Brad Miller to New Orleans. Webster would have been owed 5.7 million next season, but only 600,000 of that sum is guaranteed. Miller, who announced his intention to retire at the end of last season but has not formally done so, is owed 5.1 million next season...

Williams, Johnson willing to put in work

MINNEAPOLIS Sometimes it's easier not to listen. Sometimes, the best decision is to ignore, to forget about opinions and conjecture. Sometimes, the only thing to do is to play basketball. On Friday afternoon, Derrick Williams and Wes Johnson stood at center court in the Minnesota Timberwolves' practice facility. They weren't the tallest players present at minicamp...

Timberwolves sign Batum to offer sheet

MINNEAPOLIS Just hours after Martell Webster cleared waivers at 4 p.m. on Sunday, the Minnesota Timberwolves signed restricted free agent Nicolas Batum to an offer sheet. The Timberwolves would not confirm the terms of the offer sheet, but multiple reports have cited it as a four-year, 46.5 million deal. The Portland Trail Blazers received the signed offer sheet on Sunday evening...

Kevin Love Wants More

<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman";">Before last season, the Minnesota Timberwolves were a laughingstock. Ever since the Garnett, the Timberwolves haven't surpassed the 30 win mark in a season. At one point, it seemed like Minnesota would never get out of this rut. Whenever it seemed like the situation would get better, it always got worse...

Derrick Williams takes trade rumors in stride

In just over a year in the NBA, Derrick Williams has gone from being the No. 2 overall pick to trade bait. But the Minnesota Timberwolves forward says he is taking the rumors in stride. Williams practiced in Minneapolis on Friday in preparation to play with the Wolves' summer league team in Las Vegas next week. His name was mentioned in possible deals while the Wolves were...

Celtics interested in Darko

The 2003 NBA Draft isn't kind to Boston.  LeBron, Wade and Bosh eliminated the C's last month in the playoffs while Carmelo is with the rival Knicks.  That's where Darko Milicic comes in to play ...

Darko Milicic Goes Unclaimed On Amnesty Waivers

Darko Milicic went unclaimed on the amnesty waiver wire and will become an unrestricted free agent.

Batum will get Wolves' offer Sunday

MINNEAPOLIS On Friday evening, the Minnesota Timberwolves completed what appeared to be the final step in clearing enough salary cap space to sign restricted free-agent small forward Nicolas Batum to an offer sheet. However, a league technicality will impede them from doing so until 5 p.m. ET Sunday. After releasing small forward Martell Webster and trading center Brad Miller to...

Has The Sad Story Of Darko Milicic’s NBA Career Come To An End?

Everyone once in a while through no fault of their own, Life messes with some “POOR FRICKIN SOUL” whose only crime was being a victim of circumstance. Over the years Your Old Pal New York Vinnie has seen some players get totally dicked around by the NBA even though they tried their best and never caused any problems for their team or for the NBA. When you discuss players that...

Nets, Darko Milicic a Good Fit

The Minnesota Timberwolves amnestied the former No. 2 pick in the 2003 NBA draft Darko Milicic, and this could mean good news for the Nets.   With only Reggie Evans and Brook Lopez under contract, the Nets front court is in dire need of some assistance. The Nets have already been in negotiations with former [...]

Celtics pursuing center Darko Milicic

Darko Milicic became an unrestricted free agent after he was amnestied by the Minnesota Timberwolves. According to Yahoo's Marc Spears, the Celtics are frontrunners in signing him: Frontrunners for free agent center Darko Milicic are Boston, Brooklyn and LA Clippers, league source tells Y! Sports. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 14, 2012 Hat tip to JHB from the shoutbox

Minnesota Timberwolves Signed Nicolas Batum to Invalid Offer Sheet

David KahnPhoto Credit: David Kahn, the GM of the Minnesota Timberwolves, is known mostly as Bill Simmons’ punching bag and the poster-boy of incompetent general managers. Well, he didn’t do himself any favors when he signed restricted free agent Nicolas Batum to an invalid offer sheet on Thursday. When Batum signed the four-year, 46.5 million dollar deal on...
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