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Wolves player profile: Ronny Turiaf

  This is the second part of a 15-part series running Tuesdays and Fridays profiling each Minnesota Timberwolves player leading up to the start of the NBA season. In desperate need of some semblance of rim protection, Flip Saunders signed energetic, jovial veteran big man Ronny Turiaf to be a shot blocker and vocal talker. It's what the 31-year-old Martinique native has been...
Via Fox Sports North
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wolves season report card: Ronny Turiaf

  This is the fifth in a 14-part series evaluating each Timberwolves player's performance during the 2013-14 season. It's not easy to wipe the friendly smile off Ronny Turiaf's face. But a season in another new place for the big, boisterous center from the Caribbean had him emitting emotions other than the seemingly inextinguishable enthusiasm with which he's always...
Via Fox Sports North
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves Wednesday: Turiaf ready for next chapter in bittersweet season

MINNEAPOLIS -- Missing 50 games while his newest team misses the playoffs wasn't exactly what Ronny Turiaf had in mind when he signed with Minnesota last summer. The veteran center was back in uniform Wednesday night against the Grizzlies, dressing for the first time since going down with a right-knee bone bruise Feb. 19. Turiaf missed 31 games earlier this year with a broken...
Via Fox Sports North
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Turiaf working hard to get back on the court

MINNEAPOLIS -- With the Timberwolves' season and chances at the postseason waning, injured Ronny Turiaf has taken his rehab into his own hands. At least a little. "It's not fun to be on the side and not be able to do anything," Turiaf said. "I get miserable. I'm just trying to do whatever I can to back on the court and finish the season strong, because...
Via Fox Sports North
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Timberwolves’ Ronny Turiaf out with fractured elbow

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...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Ronny Turiaf to throw first pitch at Twins game

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...
Via Fox Sports North
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Ronny Turiaf to be introduced at Ronald McDonald House

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...
Via Fox Sports North
September 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Wolves' Ronny Turiaf has rare bond with Fred Hoiberg

MINNEAPOLIS -- One was on the way out. One was on the way in. Before crisis intimately intertwined the lives of Fred Hoiberg and Ronny Turiaf, the pair had little in common, save for the game they played. Turiaf grew up on a scenic island under French jurisdiction, his childhood feet accustomed to the soothing sensation of walking along a Carribean beach. If Hoiberg played in any...
Via Fox Sports North
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Clippers officially sign free agent Ronny Turiaf

The Los Angeles Clippers today signed free agent forward Ronny Turiaf. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not announced. A seven-year NBA veteran and native of the Caribbean island of Martinique, Turiaf is currently playing in the 2012 London Olympics for the French National Team. Turiaf, 29, appeared in a total of 17 regular season games last season with the Washington Wizards...
Via Fox Sports West
July 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Wizards To Acquire Turiaf

In order to clear salary cap space, the Knicks will trade Ronny Turiaf to the Wizards.
Via RealGM
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss
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