Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/17/14
MINNEAPOLIS Andrei Kirilenko will sit with a sore hamstring during Saturday's Timberwolves home preseason opener against the Bulls.Luke Ridnour, who has not yet played this preseason due to a stiff back, is set to make his preseason debut. No word yet on his minutes. Malcolm Lee, who has a groin injury, will not play Saturday, though coach Rick Adelman said that he hopes the second-year point guard can return to practice on Monday.Adelman's impressions: With two preseason games in the books, Adelman said that he hasn't really been surprised by what he's seen from his team. Obviously, a lot is still up in the air, but the fact that the shocks have been kept to a minimum should only be a good thing.Adelman said he was pleased about Dante Cunningham's defensive play Friday in Indianapolis. The forward finished the night with six blocks."He's very active defensively," Adelman said. "His activity is what really makes him effective, and he was very good last night."Derrick Williams saw s...
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