RONNY TURIAF RUMORS & GOSSIP
MINNEAPOLIS -- Ronny Turiaf and Chase Budinger looked on helplessly, again, while sporting suit jackets. Luc Mbah a Moute sat on the bench in his alternate plaid warmup, still dazed after a 48-hour whirlwind that saw him shipped to the Twin Cities from Sacramento. J.J. Barea just shook his head.
For the Timberwolves, reserve help can't come soon enough.
There were manifold...
The Minnesota Timberwolves were plagued with injury problems to core players all last season. While the star players are currently healthy, a key reserve was lost with an injury that should keep him out for a significant period of time.
As reported by Brett Pollakoff of NBCSports.com, Ronny Turiaf, who was signed during the summer for depth in the front court, landed hard on his...
Minnesota Timberwolves center Ronny Turiaf is out indefinitely with a fractured right elbow.
Turiaf was injured Friday night in Minnesota's victory over Oklahoma City when he took a nasty spill after getting tangled up with Nick Collison. The Wolves initially called it a contusion. But an MRI on Saturday revealed the fracture.
Turiaf will not need surgery. But the team says...
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November 02, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS -- Usually-jovial Ronny Turiaf left practice looking a little gloomy Saturday afternoon, his right arm in a sling and tucked inside his Timberwolves hooded sweatshirt.
The reserve center suffered a radial head fracture in his right elbow Friday during Minnesota's victory over Oklahoma City and is out until further notice. An MRI performed Saturday morning revealed...
Ronny Turiaf underwent an MRI on Saturday that revealed a radial head fracture of the right elbow, the Minnesota Timberwolves announced.
Turiaf will be re-evaluated later in the week to determine a timetable for his return.
Turiaf scored three points in 19 minutes in the Timberwolves' first two games of the season.
November 02, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS -- Outgoing, free-spirited and affable, Ronny Turiaf might be the easiest guy to get along with in a locker room full of friendly faces.
But the 30-year-old Timberwolves center admits he feels just a little isolated at times while transitioning into yet another new habitat.
"I think I've adapted pretty well," Turiaf said. But, he added, "I'm like...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Ronny Turiaf is everywhere these days.
Less than a week after arriving in Minneapolis to begin his tenure with the Timberwolves, the jovial, veteran center will throw out the first pitch in Monday night's game against Detroit. And that comes on the heels of cameos at the Lynx playoff game Friday night and the Vikings' contest against Cleveland on Sunday afternoon...
MINNEAPOLIS -- The biggest kid in the gym.
A sparkplug. A locker room guy. A leader. An upstanding citizen.
They're all titles that Ronny Turiaf has earned during his eight-year NBA adventure, and rightfully so. Few professional athletes are handed multiyear, multimillion-dollar contracts to fulfill such capacities.
"You just can't find guys like that," Timberwolves...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota, welcome to Ronny Turiaf.
Not the other way around.
While most new Timberwolves players are introduced to the media somewhere within the confines of the Target Center, Turiaf will greet Twin Cities reporters Wednesday from the Ronald McDonald House. Surrounded by children staying at the residence, he'll kick off a full day of community outreach -- his...
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In order to clear salary cap space, the Knicks will trade Ronny Turiaf to the Wizards.
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