Found March 18, 2013 on NESN.com:
Minnesota’s state animal is the gopher and its NBA franchise is named after the wolf, but the animals most relevant to the current situation in Minneapolis are the chicken and the egg. Timberwolves forward Derrick Williams and coach Rick Adelman have something of a passive dispute going on. Although it is not the most spirited debate, Williams and Adelman have their own subtly different views on why the player has played so much better of late. Each one, oddly enough, deflects most of the reason to the other guy. To hear Williams tell it, he is finally getting consistent playing time after battling for minutes through the first season and a half of his career. He has scored in double figures in 12 straight games, the longest such streak of his career, and he scored a career-high 28 points in Sunday’s win over the Hornets. In Adelman’s version, judging from his comments to the media, the increased playing time has come as a result of Williams’ improved play, not vice versa. The injur...
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