Found March 02, 2012 on Rumors and Rants:
A3
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been looking to trade forward Michael Beasley pretty much all season. Their thinking is that by moving him it would free up a spot for Derrick Williams to get more time in the rotation. Beasley is having a decent season in Minnesota but the Timberwolves have a crowded frontcourt and he is expendable. The problem for the T-wolves will be finding a suitable trading partner who is willing to add Beasley, take on his $6.2 million salary and also risk the personality issues that have popped up around the Kansas State product during his NBA career. There is no doubting Beasley’s talent but he’s never exactly been a model citizen. So far Minnesota has talked to the Los Angeles Lakers, New Jersey Nets and Houston Rockets about the small forward and they continue to shop him around the league aggressively. The Lakers would like to add an athletic wing player and Beasley fits the bill, but he would cause a big luxury tax hit and, again, he comes with a consid...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

More Michael Beasley to Boston Celtics trade rumors: Jermaine O’Neal involved in rumored deal

Michael Beasley trade rumors are the latest rage in Boston Celtics Rumorville, and Fox Sports’ Sam Amico became the latest to float Beasley’s name in connection with the Green team on Wednesday. Amico was more specific in his talks than Peter Vecsey, saying the Celtics would depart with Jermaine O’Neal in the deal. (Fox Sports Ohio)Rondo is the most sought-after around the...
ON THE MARKET

Beasley being shopped by Timberwolves

Oft-troubled yet talented SF Michael Beasley is likely to leave Minnesota by the March 15 deadline, with several teams showing interest.

NBA Trade Deadline: Possible suitors for the Timberwolves’ Michael Beasley

Plenty of names will be floated around in the next week-plus as the NBA trade deadline approaches on March 15th.  Over the next week, I am going to take a look at which players are likely to be dealt and what teams might be interested in acquiring said player.  Michael Beasley‘s name has been on the trade block since the Minnesota Timberwolves used the second overall pick in...

NBA Trade Rumors: Michael Beasley Being Shopped By Minnesota Timberwolves; Lakers In His Future?

The Minnesota Timberwolves have been looking to trade forward Michael Beasley pretty much all season. Their thinking is that by moving him it would free up a spot for Derrick Williams to get more time in the rotation. Beasley is having a decent season in Minnesota, but the Timberwolves have a crowded frontcourt and he is expendable. The Minnesota Timberwolves are clearly looking...

Michael Beasley gets fresh with his teammate

What we have here is another video of Michael Beasley doing something extremely strange. Enjoy this clip of Beasley getting fresh with his teammate Anthony Tolliver, as he sensually rubs his leg during a timeout. Michael plays off the rubdown as a mistake, but the devilish smile he flashes after the incident leads me to believe he knew exactly what he was doing. After this unnecessary...

Beasley, Williams rally Wolves by Clips (AP)

Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley each scored 27 points, teaming up to lead a fourth-quarter shooting barrage as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles Clippers 109-97 on Tuesday night in the teams' first game since the All-Star break. Williams and Beasley each had 13 points in the fourth.

Big fourth quarter propels Wolves against Clippers

Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley each scored 27 points, teaming up to lead a fourth-quarter shooting barrage as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles Clippers 109-97 on Tuesday night in the teams' first game since the All-Star break.

Timberwolves rally in 4th to beat Clippers 109-97

Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley each scored 27 points, teaming up to lead a fourth-quarter shooting barrage as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles Clippers 109-97 on Tuesday night in the teams' first game since the All-Star break.

Wolves use 4th quarter to power past Clippers

Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley each scored 27 points, teaming up to lead a fourth-quarter shooting barrage as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles Clippers 109-97 on Tuesday night.

Recap: LA Clippers vs. Minnesota

Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley came off the Timberwolves bench and scored 27 points apiece in Tuesday's 109-97 win over the Clippers.

Williams' career night rallies Wolves past Clippers

LOS ANGELES (AP) Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley each scored 27 points, teaming up to lead a fourth-quarter shooting barrage as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles Clippers 109-97 on Tuesday night in the teams' first game since the All-Star break.
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.