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MINNEAPOLIS Watching the injury was bad enough. Having to see the aftermath limping by, the crutches and the laborious movement that might have been even worse.In the weeks after Ricky Rubio returned to Minneapolis from Vail, Colo., where he'd undergone surgery to repair a torn ACL and LCL in his left knee, he was hobbled. There were glimpses of him at Timberwolves games and around town, and to see the point guard who was once so fluid and fast reduced to crutches was anything but normal.It's been 10 weeks since Rubio's surgery, and on Thursday, Timberwolves' president of basketball operations David Kahn was still hesitant to use the word. "He's in amazingly good spirits considering he hasn't been able to play basketball for a long time," Kahn said. "He's starting to look I don't want to use the word more normal but there's no crutches, no heavy limp. He kind of just looks the same now, and it's nice to see."Normal it&...
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When Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio uploaded a photo to Twitter of himself watching the NBA playoffs on a television while sitting in a baggage carousel at an airport, most reasonable folks likely chuckled at the humorous image. Perhaps it even made Rubio that much more of an endearing individual in the eyes of [...]
It appears that Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio prefers to watch his NBA games in airports as evidenced the below photo.Take a look at Ricky watching game one of the Spurs/Thunder in baggage carousel:(Courtesy of Last Angry Fan)
It's been six years since Wally Szczerbiak took the court alongside Kevin Garnett for the Minnesota Timberwolves, but apparently bad feelings have died a slow death between the two NBA players.
Toward the end of the Boston Celtics' 115-111 loss to the Heat on Wednesday, which put them behind 2-0 in the Eastern Conference finals, Szczerbiak tweeted: "KG is another one...
The Minnesota Timberwolves' pre-draft preparations have a new look this summer.
President David Kahn has divided the duties that were held by former assistant GM Tony Ronzone between director of basketball operations Rob Babcock and director of player personnel R.J. Adelman.
Ronzone and the Timberwolves parted ways last year after two seasons on the job. Kahn did not fill his...
MINNEAPOLIS A peek between the curtains and into the Timberwolves' training facility on Thursday, and the basketball seems almost an afterthought.Yes, Timberwolves assistant coach Jack Sikma is standing in the center of the court, directing the workouts. Shawn Respert, another Timberwolves coach, trails behind, but these players around them aren't the ones you know by sight...
The Minnesota Timberwolves have renewed their television deal with local television station WFTC My 29.
The deal, which lasts for the 2012-2013 NBA season may include up to 25 regular season games, which will all be available to fans in HD. The actual broadcast schedule is still yet to be determined.
"We are excited to be returning to My29 for our over-the-air partner"...