Found September 19, 2012 on
Many Minnesota Timberwolves fans feel "next season" may never come. Season after season, the team is full of promise yet somehow do not make the playoffs or get struck with injuries which derail any momentum. Case in point, last season.
Minnesota was looking great at the beginning of last season but sensational guard Ricky Rubio went down with an ACL injury and the excitement of a promising season was quickly deflated.
And now, the season is nearing and the Timberwolves will be looking to make the playoffs but will have to hold the fort down until Rubio comes back from ACL rehab. But if the following video is any indication, Ricky is looking like he is ahead of schedule (December) which should make many Timberwolves fans giddy with excitement.
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I miss Ricky Rubio as much as the next guy, but this video is a little overdramatic, no?
Minnesota: NBA Draft Grade C-
(58) Robbie Hummel, SF
Minnesota lost their 1st round pick when they traded for Chase Budinger from the Houston Rockets. With one of the last picks in the draft the Timberwolves took Robbie Hummel from Purdue. At Purdue Hummel recovered from 2 ACL injuries. Down the line Hummel could add shooting depth to Minnesota. The Timberwolves...
MINNEAPOLIS The last time a Timberwolves big man was bound for Boston, it caused a negative uproar. This time, it's something closer to good riddance.
Darko Milicic is no Kevin Garnett, and Minnesota was happy to let him go in July. Now, according to a report from CSNNE.com, the Celtics will sign the former Timberwolf next week to a one-year deal worth the veteran's minimum...
Darko Milicic is reportedly turning down a 3-year, 6 million dollar deal overseas to return to the US and play for the NBA. blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”> Darko Milicic declined a 3-year, 6 million dollar offer from Real Madrid for a return to the NBA. — Celticfanchat.com (@Celticsfanchat) September 20, 2012 According to European reporters, Milicic will [...]
Numerous sites and sources are currently reporting that Darko Milicic has turned down a contract with Real Madrid Baloncesto in favor of returning to the NBA. Sources are also saying that the Boston Celtics are the favorites to land him.
Milicic's contract was worth a reported six-million dollars over three years with the Spanish team. Real Madrid is already the home of former...
Free-agent center Darko Milicic has joined the Boston Celtics, his agent confirmed to ESPN.com. Milicic had received strong interest from teams overseas, but opted to remain in the NBA. He's expected to make the deal official in Boston by the end of week, agent Marc Cornstein told ESPN.com. The 27-year-old spent left the Minnesota Timberwolves in July through the amnesty...
Darko, who was amnestied by the Minnesota Timberwolves this off-season, may soon have an NBA home as there are reports that the Boston Celtics are to sign the player via D.M. of Novosti.rs. Darko Milicic is flying to the States and he will likely sign his new contract in the NBA in the coming [...]
The NBA offseason has been filled with numerous trades, draft picks and signings, but which teams are poised to make the best improvements this season? Some teams have made themselves legitimate contenders and some are just trying to play meaningful games in April and further on. Here are five NBA teams who are ready to [...]