Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 3/20/12
The San Antonio Spurs (29-14) return home from a split road trip as they host the Minnesota Timberwolves in the last matchup of the regular season between the two teams. Much has changed since these two teams met back in late January. Rookie sensation Ricky Rubio went down with a season ending injury, and the Spurs made a few roster moves as Richard Jefferson was traded to Golden State for Stephen Jackson. Jackson in particular will be making his return to the AT&T Center while the Spurs will also be celebrating the retiring ceremony of Bruce Bowen’s jersey. The Timberwolves are fighting to stay in reach of a playoff position, and that was evident as they defeated the Golden State Warriors on the road Monday evening. Case No. 44: Minnesota Timberwolves (23-24) Road record: 11-12. Last 10 games: 5-5 Series Leader: Minnesota 2-0 The King Kevin Love – 25.9 points, 13.7 rebounds, 19.1 FGA (45%), 4.9 3PT FGA (37%) 8.5 FTA (82%) Love has been a major problem for the Spurs thi...
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