Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/1/12
MINNEAPOLIS The Timberwolves held their final practice on Thursday before the regular season begins Friday night at home against the Kings. Finally.They'll be one of seven teams come Friday that have yet to play a game and the only Western Conference team that won't have taken the court. If it weren't for the Knicks-Nets cancellation, the Timberwolves would have been one of only five teams yet to debut.It's been a long week. There isn't much left to discuss. Kevin Love is still hurt. So is Ricky Rubio. Luke Ridnour (back) is doing well, and both he and Brandon Roy (knee) are in fighting shape for Friday's game. So there's all that, which has been the status quo all week, and little else.Coach Rick Adelman said he has yet to set the final starting lineup for the Kings game. There was no significance, he said, to Derrick Williams wearing a white starter's jersey at Thursday's practice Malcolm Lee was wearing one, too, and he's certainly not going to be lining up on the court to begi...
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