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The Minnesota Timberwolves J.J. Barea had an interesting Friday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Besides pulling off the upset to defeat the Western Conference powerhouse 101-93, Barea spent some time on his knees.
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MINNEAPOLIS Forward Dante Cunningham left the Timberwolves' Friday game against the Thunder with 3:27 remaining in the second quarter and his team up, 41-39, with a right hand injury.
The team has announced that his return to the game is uncertain, and an X-ray came back normal.
Before injuring his hand, Cunningham scored four points in 10 minutes of play. He went 2-of-5 from...
MINNEAPOLIS The Timberwolves' medical staff consulted with Kevin Love's doctors in New York Friday, and both parties ultimately decided to delay reevaluating the power forward until next week.
Love traveled to New York on March 13, when he hoped to get clearance to return to full contact practices eight weeks after undergoing surgery on his broken right hand. Clearance...
MINNEAPOLIS He's doing okay.
His knee isn't as strong as the Timberwolves would like.
He doesn't move well laterally on defense.
He's not exploding when he gets to the rim.
That, in a nutshell, was Rick Adelman's pregame spiel on the subject of one Chase Budinger, the same player who went out and played 23 minutes for Minnesota on Friday, scoring 13 points...
The Minnesota Timberwolves' have expressed their interest in bringing back Kevin Love this season, if only for a week. It looks like they will have to wait a little longer before seeing if he is capable of returning. According to Jerry Zgoda of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Love was asked in his previous evaluation to return in two to three weeks. The Timberwolves' doctors...
MINNEAPOLIS The Timberwolves will be without Nikola Pekovic on Saturday against the Grizzlies. The center tested his ankle during warmups but will sit due to a left ankle sprain he sustained during Friday night's game.
After the win over Oklahoma City, Pekovic said his foot and ankle were feeling all right, but he received treatment that night and then was a late scratch for...
Kevin Love's shooting hand won't be re-evaluated until sometime next week, but Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman is still hoping to see him on the court this season.
Stars get the calls, apparently even on the road.