CHICAGO Brandon Roy is sitting out for the Timberwolves Saturday night against the Bulls at the United Center. The sore right knee that took him out of Friday nights 96-94 win is still bothering him, and the team determined it would be best to keep him out another night. Chase Budinger will start in Roys place at shooting guard.
Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman did not give a specific time frame for Roys return, and the fact that hes even on the road with the team goes along with Adelmans day-to-day prognosis.
"He bumped it a few weeks ago," Adelman said, referring to soreness that lingered after the teams final preseason game Oct. 26. "It was the same knee. I dont know. A guy thats had the knee problems hes had, or anybody whos had knee problems, youre going to have things where you step back a little bit. Im not going to be overly concerned right now. I think we just have to take it day by day."
Adelman said before Saturdays game that he went into the season...