Timberwolves’ Zach LaVine Looks To Defend Slam Dunk TitleThe NBA Slam Dunk Contest is Saturday night, and that means the Timberwolves' Zach LaVine has a chance to defend his title.
As Top Prospects Trickle In, Twins Are In Contention, TooAfter stumbling through the last four seasons, the Minnesota Twins have summoned several of their best minor leaguers this summer. Some came straight from Double-A.
Now At The All-Star Break, Twins Continue To Silence DoubtersTwins manager Paul Molitor turned down an offer from Royals manager Ned Yost to coach in this week's All Star Game, telling him that, actually, he'd rather have the rest.
Timberwolves Need Their Groove Back, And FastThe Minnesota Timberwolves would probably have to go 20 and 10, or maybe even 22 and 8 for the rest of the way to make the playoffs. The task is again becoming daunting, and forward Corey Brewer is painfully aware. "We need a win before All-Star break. We got a lot of injuries, man," Brewer said. "It's tough when you have injuries." They are indeed a team riddled with current injuries, and frustrated by another sub-par season. Healthy or not, the Wolves cannot get stops on defense.
Q&A With Jim Rome On The Dream Team, Dwight Howard, And MoreJim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.
Twins GM Bill Smith: 'We're Contenders' The Minnesota Twins won't have to wait long to see if the momentum from June will carry over through the All-Star break.
Patience Wearing Thin With TimberwolvesEven though David Kahn and Kurt Rambis took over the basketball operations for the Minnesota Timberwolves in the summer of 2009, they prefer to call this season their first on the job.
Twins Salvage Last Game Before All-Star Break
Baseball This Week - 7/11/10