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Brandon Roy’s 2-year/$10 million contract pays him $5 million this season, but is not guaranteed for next season. Per Yahoo! Sports, the Timberwolves have been trying to include Roy’s contract into offers, using the non-guaranteed value of his 2013-14 year as a selling point. So far, they’ve been unsuccessful, reportedly being turned down by Denver after offering the injured, Brandon Roy and a first-round pick to the Nuggets for center, Timofey Mozgov.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Yahoo! Sports:
The Minnesota Timberwolves were turned down on an offer of Brandon Roy and a first-round pick to Denver for center Timofey Mozgov, league sources told Yahoo! Sports.
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The Nuggets are motivated to trade Timofey Mozgov, who will be a restricted free agent this offseason and is unlikely to be retained.
Minnesota Timberwolves' guard Brandon Roy is extremely talented but has had his career held back by various injuries. Even after taking a year off, Roy still fins himself stuck with the injury bug. Roy has been sidelined since November 9th with a knee injury. A full return looked bleak then and coach Rick Adelman seems to have concluded that Roy will not play again this year...
MINNEAPOLIS After missing the past five Timberwolves games with a strained right quad, small forward Andrei Kirilenko will return to the Minnesota lineup on Wednesday night for the team's game against Philadelphia. He participated in the team's full practice on Tuesday.
Kirilenko seemed borderline agitated last Wednesday about the duration of the injury, which he suffered...
MINNEAPOLIS With a 19-31 record and 32 games remaining in their season, the second half will be an uphill battle for the Timberwolves. This is a tired team, an injured team, with 18 of its final 32 games coming against .500 or better teams. It's a long road ahead, but on Wednesday, the Timberwolves were in better spirits than they had been in a long time.
Guard J.J. Barea said...
MINNEAPOLIS In January, Minnesota clamored for a trade, and president of basketball operations David Kahn said no.
The team was falling out of the playoff race, clinging to its grasp on the eighth spot in the West, and Kahn warned that substantial trades don't happen until closer to the Feb. 21 deadline, even if the Timberwolves were to pursue one. It wasn't that he didn...
The All-Star Break has come and went; the trade deadline will expire on Thursday and the “real” NBA season will commence. Tightening of defenses, getting into an offensive groove, coaches adjusting to defenses, getting the team prepared for post-season splendor. All of these things, and more, happen as teams return back to the hardwood; the [...]The post Expect Denver Nuggets...
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Jeff Green had 20 points last night against the Denver Nuggets. He scored in a variety of ways, including mid-range jumpers and strong drives. He shot well, 8-12 overall from the field and 2-4 from 3. Unfortunately his efforts did not get the Celtics the win.
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