Call it the season that went wrong, the season that failed, the season that never was.
Wonder what could have been. Wonder how all of those injuries happened to one team.
But ask Ricky Rubio, as has been the occasion several times this spring, and he'll offer a correction. It's not about what could have been, he's wont to say, but what can be. It's in that earnest, Spanish-tinged voice of his that he'll issue the directive, and it's impossible not to want to believe him.
At this point, Rubio is right. The fleeting chance of Kevin Love this spring is gone by way of a surprise knee problem, and even so, this season was over in February. Now that Rick Adelman logged his 1,000th career win on Saturday, that goal is past, too, and so right now, the Timberwolves' sole focus is to finish out the season strong, to get some idea where they stand going into the offseason.
In that vein, here's a look at who will be back, who could be back and who should be back in Minnesota come training c...