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Minnesota Timberwolves Ricky Rubio and Kevin Love, along with head coach Rick Adelman, talk about the upcoming NBA game Monday.

Timberwolves, their fans falling for Rubio

MINNEAPOLIS Take a walk in the skyway from the downtown Minneapolis parking lot adjacent to Target Center and you'll see a sign promoting the new-look Minnesota Timberwolves.Pictured on that sign is a mop-topped player with dark, scruffy facial hair and a white Timberwolves jersey. His eyes look one way while his just-completed pass is apparently heading in the other direction...

Wolves Have Until Jan. 25 To Extend Love's Deal

Wolves Have Until Jan. 25 To Extend Love's Deal; Love, Agent Still Determining Market Value Dec 22, 2011 10:34 AM EST Timberwolves general manager David Kahn said he will not discuss any contract negotiations with Kevin Love's agent publicly, other than to call the matter "very important" and say he expects Love will play for the Wolves for "many, many...

Sounds Like Ricky Rubio Is Still Talking Himself Into This Minnesota Place

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: try not to feel sympathy when Rubio says "now I have to be by myself here." More »

Adelman tries to mold lowly T-Wolves into winners

The Minnesota Timberwolves had more than 15,000 fans at Target Center for their home preseason game. The home opener will be sold out. There's a buzz surrounding one of the worst teams in the league for the first time in years. New coach Rick Adelman says he senses it, and he wants to live up to the expectations. Only seven coaches in NBA history have won more games than Adelman...

Love puts up another big game

Michael Beasley made two free throws with 9.1 seconds left to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to an 85-84 comeback victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night. Kevin Love, who had 22 points and 16 rebounds, hit a 3-pointer to cut Milwaukee's lead to 84-83. Luke Ridnour intercepted Larry Sanders' poor inbound pass on the next possession and Beasley did the rest for...

Love previews T-wolves' season with Patrick

MINNEAPOLIS Minnesota Timberwolves star forward Kevin Love appeared on the Dan Patrick Show on Thursday, and addressed a wide array of topics while on the show.Among them was his contract status. If Love doesn't agree to a contract extension by Jan. 25, the 23-year-old All-Star will be a restricted free agent after this season and could demand a hefty salary.But Love told Patrick...

New year, new coach for Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love went on the Dan Patrick Show earlier this week and made a bold proclamation: His team could be a playoff-caliber squad in 2011-12. This may seem a bit farfetched for a group that won an NBA-low 17 games a year ago, but Love stood by his prediction when asked about it later that day in practice. "It's going to be really...

Bucks fail to finish off Timberwolves

The Milwaukee Bucks failed to finish off the Timberwolves as Minnesota forward Kevin Love went on a scoring spree to give the Timberwolves an 85-84 comeback victory in the 35th annual MACC Fund Game at the Bradley Center.

2011-12 Minnesota Timberwolves Preview

Rambis went 15-67 in 2009-10 and will be succeeded by veteran NBA coach Rick Adelman, who joined the fray in September. The 65-year-old Adelman has a 945-616 career record during head coaching stints in Portland, Sacramento, Golden State and Houston. He left the Rockets this past April.

Turnovers, over and over, for the Wolves

Coach Rick Adelman felt the team has improved defensively over the preseason opener. But on offense, he didn't like the pace of the game and the team's tendency to take early shots and the 22 turnovers.

Minnesota Timberwolves Rookies Forced To Sing National Anthem (Video)

For most NBA rookies, hazing by the veterans is just the normal right of passage that they have to go through. Minnesota Timberwolves rookies Ricky Rubio, Derrick Williams, and Malcolm Lee had to sing the National Anthem at a Timberwolves fan event:
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