Found February 01, 2012 on Crossover Chronicles:
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Rick Adelman is in the midst of one of the great rebuilding projects the NBA has seen. The Minnesota Timberwolves have not had a .300 win percentage since 2007. So, with the Wolves riding the coattails of Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio to a 10-11 record, Adelman is understandably looking to the future. That is, except when he made his first return to coach at Toyota Center since the Rockets let him leave last year. Adelman was somewhat unceremoniously let go this offseason after consistently getting the Rockets into the Playoff hunt but not into the Playoffs all without Yao Ming for the most part. Adelman was upset with ownership whom he believed did not communicate with him enough as the end drew near, as David Dalati of FSHouston writes: "The current coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves indicated that he was aggravated by a report this summer which claimed Rockets owner Les Alexander had periodic phone conversations with Adelman, who coached the Rockets from 2007-11, compiling a...
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