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Brandon Roy Attempts To Make Comeback With The Minnesota Timberwolves

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

At this time last year we didn't know if there would be an NBA season and guard Brandon Roy didn't know if he'd ever play again. The former Portland Trail Blazers star eventually announced his retirement before the shortened season kicked off, but he's back in the league as it ...

Kevin Love Says He’s Cool with Luis Scola, but “I Hope We Stomp [the Rockets] on the Scoreboard”

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Kevin Love has high expectations for the Minnesota Timberwolves this season. The 24-year-old is only getting better, but he sees big things for the entire team in the very near future. In September, he made waves by suggesting that the Wolves are a playoff team, and he stands by that ...

Brandon Roy Un-Retires, Will Attempt Comeback with Minnesota Timberwolves

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

It was about eight months ago when Brandon Roy made an incredibly tough decision to walk away from the game of basketball. Despite being a three-time NBA All-Star and just 27-years-old, Roy’s knees looked like they had finally gotten to the point where the grind of the NBA was too ...

Kevin Love Says the MVP Conversation in the NBA Needs to Start With Kevin Durant

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

There is one NBA player who has to be disappointed that the calendar flipped to April -- Minnesota’s Kevin Love. Love was the best player in the NBA in the month of March, as he filled up the stat sheet with numbers that are not often seen. In March alone ...

NBA Trade Deadline: Jamal Crawford, Who is no Stranger to Trading Block, Admits “It’s kind of hard to be oblivious to the whole thing.”

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Jamal Crawford's been traded frequently during his NBA career. The dude was traded on his very first day as an NBA player. Four years after that, he was traded from the Bulls to the Knicks, and then from the Knicks to the Warriors, and then from the Warriors to the ...

Offseason Weight Loss Continues to Serve Kevin Love Well as NBA Heads Towards All-Star Weekend

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Kevin Love put in the work during the offseason to make sure that he'd been in shape if and when an NBA season rolled around. Love lost 20 to 25 pounds to come back in better shape, and it's something that he can point to now as he makes his ...

With Kevin Love Suspended, Struggling Rookie Derrick Williams Sees Increased Minutes

Friday, February 10th, 2012

Derrick Williams broke his way into the Timberwolves starting lineup this week following the suspension of All Star power forward Kevin Love. The rookie out of Arizona, who cemented his draft status with a monster showing in March Madness last year, has made the most of the opportunity. Williams came up ...

Kevin Love on Receiving Max Contract Extension from Timberwolves: “The fans know I love them and I just want to keep it that way.”

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Kevin Love was averaging 25 points and 14.6 rebounds per game this season entering the Minnesota Timberwolves' Monday night game against Sacramento. The Timberwolves big man has been an absolute monster on the boards and seems to be taking a patient approach to his contract talks. The most important date for ...

Ricky Rubio Has the State of Minnesota Buzzing

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

The start of the shortened 2011-2012 NBA preseason brings the highly anticipated debut of Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio. He came off the bench to notch six points, seven assists and six rebounds in a victory over the Milwaukee Bucks where more than 15,000 fans showed up at the Target ...

Derrick Williams Says His Goal is to Start the First Game of the Season

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

As has been the case so many times recently, the Minnesota Timberwolves finished at the bottom of the standings in the NBA a year ago. Yet, there is reason for some optimism in Minny. They have a new head coach who brings an impressive resume in Rick Adelman, they are ...