Nikola Pekovic had 25 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, Andrei Kirilenko added 21 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Atlanta Hawks 108-103 on Tuesday night.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been saying all season the playoffs are the goal this year. Now they’re banking on it.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been saying all season that the playoffs are the goal this year. Now they’re putting their money where their mouth is.
Nicolas Batum and Wesley Matthews each made five 3s and scored 26 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers over the injury-depleted Minnesota Timberwolves 102-97 on Saturday night.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has re-fractured his right hand.
The Minnesota Timberwolves scratched point guard Ricky Rubio and forward Kevin Love from their game against Portland on Saturday night.
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio will not travel with the team for a two-game road trip to Utah and Denver this week because of back spasms.
Nikola Pekovic had 28 points and 11 rebounds and Kevin Love added 23 points and 18 boards to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 111-107 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Saturday night.
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is a late scratch against the Phoenix Suns because of back spasms.
It was another somewhat crazy and eventful year in Minnesota sports filled with big wins, tough losses, some controversy and fresh faces hitting the scene.
It’s as if Ricky Rubio never left.
Let Ricky Rubio nation rejoice – the Spanish phenom is set to play Saturday night against Dallas at the Target Center, his first time on the floor since tearing his ACL and LCL back in March, 2012.
Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman says guard Ricky Rubio worked out in Minnesota on Friday and is “very close” to returning from torn left knee ligaments that have sidelined him since March.
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Malcolm Lee will be out indefinitely with an injury to his right knee.
Ricky Rubio knows that there are a lot of expectations being put on his return to the Minnesota Timberwolves. He knows he is being cast as the missing piece that will magically make everything better as soon as he hits the court.