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Timberwolves Rumors: Minnesota ready to trade veterans Kevin Martin, Corey Brewer and Thaddeus Young

Without Nikola Pekovic, Ricky Rubio and Kevin Martin, the Minnesota Timberwolves would need a miracle to make the playoffs in the Western Conference. Wolves coach and executive decision-maker Flip Saunders appears ready to accept 2014-15 as a rebuilding year for the Wolves. This decision could lead to a fire-sale of veterans in Minnesota, and veterans such as Martin, Corey Brewer...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Wolves Ready To Turn Season Into Rebuild Instead Of Retool

With injuries to Nikola Pekovic, Ricky Rubio and Kevin Martin, the Minnesota Timberwolves are shifting the focus of the season to a rebuild. Flip Saunders headed into the season hopeful that it would be more of a "retool" with a "blended" roster. “Now you look at a situation where we might be going into a rebuild, which changes the dynamics of everything,” Saunders said. The...
Via RealGM
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Still out long-term with broken wrist, Martin says Wolves' injuries 'worst' he's seen

MINNEAPOLIS -- Kevin Martin has been through this before. Sort of. The first time the Timberwolves shooting guard fractured his wrist, he went off for 48 points, the second-most in his 11-year NBA career. Martin scored 29 the next night before being diagnosed with a broken bone in his left wrist. He was on a roll. Then he was on a surgeon's table. That was in 2009, when Martin wasn...
Via Fox Sports North
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Basketball Infirmary: Week 5 Injury Analysis

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone! Hopefully you’re enjoying your turkey leftovers and your star players are all healthy! After successful wrist surgery on Tuesday, Kevin Martin is expected to miss 6-8 weeks. Martin broke his wrist the previous week in a Minnesota win over the New York Knicks. The crazy thing is that Martin hurt his wrist in the first quarter and ended up scoring...
Via Razzball Basketball
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Injury Update: Kevin Martin to undergo surgery on wrist, likely out six-weeks

The Minnesota Timberwolves head into tonight's game against the Milwaukee Bucks coming off a 113-101 loss to the Sacramento Kings on Saturday. Andrew Wiggins lead the Timberwolves with 29 points in 41 minutes in the losing effort. At 3-9 on the season, the Timberwolves are sitting in fourth place in the Northwest Division. The struggles will likely continue for the Timberwolves...
Via NBA Injury News
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Martin to miss 6-8 weeks after wrist surgery

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin will miss the next six to eight weeks after having surgery on his fractured right wrist. The Timberwolves announced on Tuesday that Martin had surgery to repair the injury, which he suffered in a win over the New York Knicks last week. Martin was injured in the first quarter but finished the game and was able to score 37...
Via AP on Fox
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Martin has surgery, out 6-8 weeks

            The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday that guard Kevin Martin underwent successful surgery to repair a fracture in his right wrist. Martin is expected to be sidelined approximately 6-8 weeks. The surgery was performed by Dr. Thomas Graham at theCleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Through nine games this season...
Via Sports-Glory
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves' Martin out 6-8 weeks after wrist surgery

MINNEAPOLIS -- Kevin Martin underwent surgery Tuesday morning to repair the fracture in his right wrist. The Timberwolves shooting guard will be sidelined six to eight weeks, according to a team press release. Martin injured his wrist last Wednesday in the first quarter of Minnesota's 115-99 victory over New York. He went on to score 37 points and connect on seven 3-pointers despite...
Via Fox Sports North
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Kevin Martin injured indefinitely

After picking up their first win in five games against the New York Knicks, the Minnesota Timberwolves got some horrible news. Kevin Martin the starting shooting guard for the Timberwolves fractured his wrist against the Knicks and is out indefinitely. This really hurts the Timberwolves, as Martin is the team’s leading scorer and is one of the few veterans on the team. Incredibly...
Via isportsweb.com
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Injury Update: Kevin Martin may need right wrist surgery

The Minnesota Timberwolves fell to the San Antonio Spurs on Friday by the score of 121-92. The blowout loss dropped the Timberwolves to 3-8 on the season, fourth in the Northwest Division. Anthony Bennett lead the Timberwolves with 20 points on 9-of-14 shooting in 32 minutes off the bench. The Timberwolves were without Nikola Pekovic and Kevin Martin, both out with wrist injuries...
Via NBA Injury News
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

T’Wolves Kevin Martin Out Indefinitely With Fractured Wrist

Minnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Kevin Martin will be out for an indefinite period of time after suffering a wrist fracture during the team’s 115-99 win over the New York Knicks on Wednesday. The team’s official public relations feed on Twitter released this statement. Kevin Martin Injury Update pic.twitter.com/S0PthoibHK — Timberwolves PR (@Twolves_PR) November 21...
Via Thacover2
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

T’Wolves Kevin Martin Out Indefinitely With Fractured Wrist

Minnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Kevin Martin will be out for an indefinite period of time after suffering a wrist fracture during the team’s 115-99 win over the New York Knicks on Wednesday. The team’s official public relations feed on Twitter provided a statement. Kevin Martin Injury Update pic.twitter.com/S0PthoibHK — Timberwolves PR (@Twolves_PR) November 21, 2014...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Injury Update: Kevin Martin fractures right wrist

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Friday that Kevin Martin is out indefinitely with a fractured right wrist, sustained during Wednesday's night game versus the New York Knicks. According to the AP, the Wolves are still determining whether or not Martin will need surgery.Martin was fouled while shooting a 3-pointer with 6:48 remaining in the first quarter of Wednesday's game and...
Via NBA Injury News
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves' Martin out indefinitely with broken wrist

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Kevin Martin will be out indefinitely after fracturing his right wrist in a victory over the New York Knicks. The Timberwolves made the surprising announcement on Friday, hours before they were set to tip off against the San Antonio Spurs. The Wolves say Martin broke the wrist on his shooting hand in a fall during the first...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Martin out indefinitely after fracturing wrist

            The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Friday that shooting guard Kevin Martin will be out indefinitely after fracturing his right wrist in a victory over the New York Knicks. Through nine games this season Martin is averaging 20.4 points on 48.3 percent shooting from the floor and 48.1 percent from the three-point line. ...
Via Sports-Glory
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves G Kevin Martin out indefinitely with broken wrist

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Kevin Martin will be out indefinitely after fracturing his right wrist in a victory over the New York Knicks. The Timberwolves made the surprising announcement on Friday, hours before they were set to tip off against the San Antonio Spurs. The Wolves say Martin broke the wrist on his shooting hand in a fall during the first quarter...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Martin now Timberwolves' fourth unavailable starter

MINNEAPOLIS -- When it was learned he battled through an illness that had him up at 3:30 a.m. the night before, Timberwolves shooting guard Kevin Martin's 37-point performance in Wednesday's victory over New York was eye-popping enough. Apparently, it was an even more valiant effort than originally perceived. Martin did most of it with a fracture in his right wrist he suffered in...
Via Fox Sports North
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Spurs-Timberwolves Preview

Kevin Martin fought through an illness to give the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves a needed boost in their latest game. A visit from surging San Antonio on Friday night would appear to provide an even greater challenge to the Timberwolves, especially considering the Spurs' recent defensive performances against Martin. Minnesota (3-7) has lost point guard Ricky Rubio for an unknown...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Timberwolves knock off Knicks, 115-99

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Kevin Martin shook off an illness to score 37 points, and the Minnesota Timberwolves, missing three starters, beat the New York Knicks 115-99 on Wednesday night. Martin tied a career high with seven 3-pointers and Shabazz Muhammad had 17 points and eight rebounds for the Wolves, who were missing Ricky Rubio, Thaddeus Young and Nikola Pekovic. Rubio and Pekovic...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Martin's 37 lift Timberwolves over Knicks, 115-99

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Kevin Martin shook off an illness to score 37 points, and the Minnesota Timberwolves, missing three starters, beat the New York Knicks 115-99 on Wednesday night. Martin tied a career high with seven 3-pointers and Shabazz Muhammad had 17 points and eight rebounds for the Wolves, who were missing Ricky Rubio, Thaddeus Young and Nikola Pekovic. Rubio and Pekovic were...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett: ‘I want to buy the Timberwolves’

            Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Garnett told Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports that he wants to own the franchise that he is the all-time leading scorer with.   “I want to buy the Timberwolves. Put a group together and perhaps some day try to buy the team. That’s what I want,” Garnett said Thursday night. Minnesota drafted...
Via Sports-Glory
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Timberwolves veteran Martin's leadership a work in progress

Kevin Martin was aware of the impetus on his back as soon as Kevin Love was traded. The Timberwolves shooting guard helped stamp it there, declaring before training camp he must evolve into more of a focal point and a leader with the influx of young talent Minnesota received in return. The "big brother," he called himself at the team's media day. Early on this season, the 31-year...
Via Fox Sports North
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio has sprained left ankle

            Minnesota Timberwolves point guard left Friday night’s game against the Orlando Magic with a sprained left ankle. X-rays were negative, and Rubio will be re-evaluated Saturday in Miami, where the Timberwolves play the Heat. “He popped it pretty good,” Minnesota coach Flip Saunders said. “So we’ll have to wait to...
Via Sports-Glory
November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Martin fined $15,000 for doing ‘Big Ball Dance’ (Video)

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin hit a 3-pointer against the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night to give his team a two-point lead late in the fourth quarter. It was the type of moment that warrants a manly celebration, one that wound up costing Martin $15,000. The NBA announced on Monday that Martin has been fined...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Martin Earns The First “Big Balls Dance” Fine Of The NBA Season

It took less than a week for the NBA to issue the first “Big Balls Dance” of the season, and the lucky recipient is — somewhat appropriately — the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Kevin Martin, who channeled former T-Wolves guard Sam Cassell Saturday night in a late loss to the Chicago Bulls. Martin put the T-Wolves up Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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