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Ronny Turiaf says Lakers paid for his heart surgery despite no obligation

NBA veteran Ronny Turiaf is looking for another shot in the NBA after missing most of last season due to a hip injury. But Turiaf is grateful for every opportunity he gets after open-heart surgery for an enlarged aortic valve in 2005 nearly derailed his career. And the Los Angeles Lakers will always hold a special place in Turiaf's life.Turiaf spoke at length about his surgery, his...
Via Fox Sports
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Boris Diaw and Ronny Turiaf Riding Around LA in Flashy Car

Think Boris Diaw is bummed that he’s no longer playing postseason basketball? Probably. Luckily fellow Frenchman, Ronny Turiaf, also doesn’t have anything to do, so they spent some time speeding around Los Angeles in the Dash Radio race car Monday: Looks like a blast, though I’d personally be worried about flying debris driving around in a car with no top. But that’s just...
Via Busted Coverage
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers: Ronny Turiaf- Alexey Shved Trade Grade

(November 22, 2014 – Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images North America) By Christopher Kline: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… Houston Rockets Get: Corey Brewer, Alexey Shved (Waived Francisco Garcia) Minnesota Timberwolves Get: Troy Daniels, 2nd Round Pick, 2nd Round Pick (via SAC) Philadelphia 76ers: Ronny Turiaf, 2nd Round Pick Philadelphia continues to boggle our minds, as they...
Via HoopStuff
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Powerless Rankings, 12/23: No hope in New York; the 76ers keep getting worse

Two teams currently in the playoffs make this week’s Powerless Rankings. Yes, it’s that bad in the East. Previous rankings: 11/17 12/1  1. | Philadelphia 76ers | (3-23) Previous Ranking: 1 (-) The 76ers made themselves part of the Corey Brewer to Houston Rockets trade, and were able to come out even worse through it, sending Alexey Shved to the Rockets and receiving Ronny...
Via The Lottery Mafia
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

76ers To Waive Ronny Turiaf

The Philadelphia 76ers will release Ronny Turiaf. Turiaf was acquired by the 76ers in a three-team trade on Friday.
Via RealGM
December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Corey Brewer Trade Has Been Completed; Rockets Acquire Alexey Shved As Well

  The Corey Brewer trade has finally been completed, with the Philadelphia 76ers getting in the mix and becoming the third team. The initial trade sending Troy Daniels, and two future second-round picks to the Wolves for Brewer and Ronny Turiaf, now sees Turiaf being sent to the Sixers for Alexey Shved. The Rockets also send an extra second round pick to the Sixers in the deal....
Via Rockets Social
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Reports: Wolves deal Brewer to Rockets

MINNEAPOLIS -- Two of the NBA's most efficacious personalities are on the move again. According to multiple media reports, the Timberwolves have traded good-natured small forward Corey Brewer and boisterous center Ronny Turiaf to Houston in exchange for second-year shooting guard Troy Daniels, a pair of future second-round draft picks and cash considerations. Minnesota coach and...
Via Fox Sports North
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

FanDuel NBA lineup for Dec. 19

It’s FanDuel Friday with $150k up for grabs.  The entry fee for the $125k Fanduel NBA Shot is $2 with $10,000 going to first place. Friday has 10 game being played: MATCHUP TIME (ET) AWAY TV HOME TV NAT TV Utah at Orlando 7:00 PM ROOT FSFL Charlotte at Philadelphia 7:00 PM TSOH CSN Minnesota at Boston 7:30 PM FSN CSNN Brooklyn at Cleveland 7:30 PM YES FSOH ...
Via Sports-Glory
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

AP source: Rockets acquire Timberwolves' Brewer

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A person with knowledge of the agreement tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to trade veteran swingman Corey Brewer to the Houston Rockets for Troy Daniels and two future second-round picks. The Rockets will also receive Ronny Turiaf, who is out for the season after surgery on his hip. The person spoke Friday on condition of anonymity...
Via AP on Fox
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Rockets acquire Corey Brewer in trade with Timberwolves

The Houston Rockets have agreed to a trade to acquire Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer, Yahoo Sports/FOX Sports 1 NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The Rockets will acquire Brewer along with Ronny Turiaf and will send guard Troy Daniels and two future second-round draft picks to the Wolves. Turiaf, who is injured and will not play this season, may be forwarded to another team...
Via Fox Sports
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Corey Brewer is headed to H-Town

Corey Brewer is on the move according to Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Minnesota has agreed to trade Corey Brewer to Houston, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 19, 2014 The trade includes several pieces and there could be a third team involved to facilitate the trade. Houston will send Troy Daniels to Minnesota as part of the Brewer...
Via Bloguin Best
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Corey Brewer is headed to H-Town

Corey Brewer is on the move according to Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Minnesota has agreed to trade Corey Brewer to Houston, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 19, 2014 The trade includes several pieces and there could be a third team involved to facilitate the trade. Houston will send Troy Daniels to Minnesota as part of the Brewer...
Via Crossover Chronicles
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockets Acquire Corey Brewer From Wolves For Troy Daniels

The Houston Rockets have acquired Corey Brewer from the Minnesota Timberwolves for Troy Daniels. Ronny Turiaf will also be included from the Wolves, but sent to a third team.
Via RealGM
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Dieng feeling benefits, detriments of being Wolves' only healthy center

MINNEAPOLIS -- In Year 2 of his NBA career, Gorgui Dieng's existence has become a lonely one. Sure, he's well-adapted to the Twin Cities by now. He lives within minutes of the Target Center, where he's forged chummy relationships with coaches and teammates, and even closer to the University of Minnesota and old pal/Gophers coach Richard Pitino. Polite and respectful, Dieng has put...
Via Fox Sports North
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves backup Turiaf done for season after surgery

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota Timberwolves backup center Ronny Turiaf will miss the rest of the season recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right hip. The surgery went as planned Tuesday in New York and the team announced after that Turiaf won't return this season. Turiaf appeared in only two games this season, his second with the Timberwolves. They're his seventh NBA team in...
Via AP on Fox
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves' Turiaf out for season after hip surgery

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Timberwolves will be without at least one of their injured players for the rest of the season. The team announced center Ronny Turiaf underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his right hip Tuesday in New York City. Following the operation by Dr. Bryan Kelly at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, it was determined Turiaf won't be back this year. He...
Via Fox Sports North
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves' Turiaf scheduled for surgery on right hip

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Timberwolves' already-dire health situation continues to take crushing blows. The latest suckerpunch: one of their key reserves may be out for the year. The team announced before Sunday's game against Los Angeles that backup center Ronny Turiaf will undergo an arthroscopic procedure on his right hip Tuesday. The 2013 free-agent signee has appeared in just two games...
Via Fox Sports North
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Ronny Turiaf To Undergo Surgery On Hip

Ronny Turiaf will undergo an arthroscopic procedure on his right hip. The operation will be performed this Tuesday by Dr. Bryan Kelly at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. A further update on Turiaf’s status will be provided following Tuesday’s procedure. Turiaf has played in two games this season, totaling one rebound and two assists in just over 18 minutes of action...
Via RealGM
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Temporary fix Adrien enjoying the ride with Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS -- When Jeff Adrien walked across the skyway and into the Target Center on Thursday, he was greeted by some friendly razzing from Timberwolves center Ronny Turiaf. The temp-worker power forward here only because Minnesota's been rocked by injuries -- including one to Turiaf -- came up two points short of a double-double in the Wolves' surprisingly efficient win against...
Via Fox Sports North
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rebuilding process tougher on Wolves veterans

MINNEAPOLIS -- Corey Brewer's first foray here, the Timberwolves went 61-185 in his three full seasons, including a franchise-worst-tying 15 wins in 2009-10. At 5-16 this year, Minnesota is on pace for a similar finish in the small forward's eighth NBA season. "It's tough for me. I'm not going to lie," said Brewer, who was traded in 2011 and re-signed last year in free agency, winning...
Via Fox Sports North
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Timberwolves exasperated after loss to previously winless Sixers

MINNEAPOLIS -- One of the worst losses in the Timberwolves' lamentable history can be quantified. Minnesota and Philadelphia, the last-place team in each NBA conference, each shot worse than 40 percent from the floor. They combined to make 8 of 41 3-pointers. They each turned the ball over 19 times. It was a matchup that would either tie the league's longest losing streak to start...
Via Fox Sports North
December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Road reaction: Clippers 127, Timberwolves 101

The Timberwolves' second unit has become the first. And that's not a good thing for Minnesota. An injury-riddled roster continued to flounder once its subs hit the floor, succumbing to a second-quarter Clippers run from which the Wolves (4-12) never recovered Monday at the Staples Center. It was close to a carbon copy of a loss at Portland the day before; that night, the Blazers...
Via Fox Sports North
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Road reaction: Trail Blazers 107, Timberwolves 93

With a rash of injuries accelerating their development, the members of Minnesota's young core have rotated through breakout performances. Saturday against Sacramento, it was Andrew Wiggins. Zach LaVine followed up a 19-point night against Milwaukee with 28 in Friday's victory against the Lakers. Sunday night at Portland, it was Shabazz Muhammad's turn. But the second-year small forward...
Via Fox Sports North
November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Banged-up Timberwolves sign Jeff Adrien

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The banged-up Minnesota Timberwolves are going to get a little help. The Timberwolves signed free agent forward Jeff Adrien on Saturday to add some much-needed depth to a roster decimated by injuries. The NBA granted the Timberwolves a roster exemption so they could expand their roster to 16 players. The Wolves have lost point guard Ricky Rubio, center Nikola Pekovic...
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Adrien Signing With Timberwolves Under Hardship Exception

Free agent power forward Jeff Adrien has reached agreement on a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves under the NBA’s injury hardship exception, league sources told RealGM on Saturday.With Ricky Rubio, Nikola Pekovic, Kevin Martin and Ronny Turiaf sidelined with injuries, the Timberwolves were granted a short-term exception to sign a 16th player to their roster temporarily and...
Via RealGM
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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