Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 10/30/12
MINNEAPOLIS Luke Ridnour has been practicing with the Timberwolves this week after missing much of the preseason with a herniated disk in his back. Although a problem like that for a veteran like Ridnour at 31, this will be his 10th season in the league could be a nagging issue, the point guard has assured coach Rick Adelman that he feels great.And that's that.At this point, it'll likely take a hard spill to knock Ridnour back onto the bench, Adelman said, and it seems like things are progressing toward him being able to start at point guard on opening night. Ridnour isn't necessarily yet where he'd like to be, but he's practicing, doing extra work, and getting his conditioning and timing back to where they need to be. Adelman said that he's noticed more of Ridnour's shots falling lately as he gets back into the rhythm of the game, and having him healthy by Friday would be huge for the team. It seems like no matter what, the Timberwolves' roster is loaded with point guards, yet t...
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