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The Timberwolves reportedly are pursuing a settlement with Brandon Roy if they are unable to trade him by Thursday's trade deadline.
MINNEAPOLIS At this point, you could stock a full team or at least a starting lineup with players for whom Derrick Williams has supposedly been traded.
And yet Williams boarded a plane to Oklahoma City with the Timberwolves Thursday afternoon with all of his teammates, none having been dealt at the trade deadline. Barring some other unforeseen circumstances, he will start on...
After winning a bronze medal at the London Olympics, Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrei Kirilenko has decided to retire from the Russian national basketball team -- at least for now -- according to a statement on the website of Russia's Basketball Federation.
The federation's report states that Kirilenko met with RBF president Alexander Krasnenkov recently and decided...
MINNEAPOLIS It took Andrei Kirilenko seven seconds to make the first shot.
It took the Timberwolves a full second half not to blow it.
Welcome back to a season in which nothing is ever easy.
The Timberwolves defeated the 76ers, 94-87, on Wednesday night, ringing in the post-All-Star stretch the way they wanted to, the way it seemed they had to: with a win. As...
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 recent years, the Minnesota Timberwolves have become all too familiar with the curse of No. 2 draft pick. Some years, No. 2 is bantered around with No. 1, falling to second in the draft only because of particular and specific needs. Other years, he is clearly the next-to-best choice, but no matter what, he is hyped beyond all reasonable hype, the game of a 19- or...
Andrei Kirilenko led Russia to an Olympic bronze medal last summer.
Tops in Rip City history
After what for many was a “ho-hum” NBA All-Star weekend, we quickly jump into our Marty McFly DeLorean to refresh our memories of how the Portland Trail Blazers have fared over the years.
LaMarcus Aldridge has been the latest Blazer to find his name on the Western Conference ASG roster, however despite his elite level of play during the regular season...