Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 4/3/12
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It was one injury too many. Blink, and you missed it. But count the players on the court in the final minutes of the third quarter of Monday's 116-108 loss to Sacramento, and there was something off. Instead of following the pack of players down the hardwood, point guard Luke Ridnour lay writhing on the sideline, clutching his right ankle, which just moments later the team confirmed he'd sprained. This is a player who's been teetering on the brink of injury in recent weeks, who's shouldered an average of 39.3 minutes in the six games before Monday. His 175-pound frame has been battered, no stranger to ice packs and bruises. But until Monday, it was always okay. No matter how questionable Ridnour's status had been recently, he was always ready to play, suited up and on every trip.That all may have changed in the third quarter in Sacramento, and it was yet another blow the Timberwolves didn't need. They were in the game, down by just a point going into the fourth quarter. Center Nik...
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