Rockets Acquire Timberwolves Swingman BrewerA 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.
Wolves Backup Turiaf Done For Season After SurgeryMinnesota 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.
Timberwolves' Turiaf To Have Hip SurgeryThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Sunday that forward Ronny Turiaf will have arthroscopic hip surgery this week and will be sidelined indefinitely.
Pekovic To Miss At Least Next 3 Games With InjuryTimberwolves center Nikola Pekovic will miss at least the next three games because of a sprained right wrist. Coach Flip Saunders made the announcement on Tuesday. Pekovic was injured last week against Dallas. He will not play in home games this week against the Knicks, Spurs and Kings. Saunders says Pekovic will be re-evaluated at the start of next week.
Timberwolves Announce Summer Caravan ScheduleThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday their plans for the annual caravan that will hit various parts of the state. The Timberwolves Caravan will hit the road on Wednesday, Aug. 6, and start at Owatonna High School.
Wolves C Turiaf Out Indefinitely With Knee Bruise The Minnesota Timberwolves say center Ronny Turiaf is out indefinitely with a bruised right knee. The team says Turiaf had an exam Thursday that revealed the bone bruise. He was hurt in the fourth quarter of the Timberwolves' 104-91 win over Indiana on Wednesday night.
Love Torches Teammates As Wolves Lose Again Kevin Love is usually one of the last Minnesota Timberwolves to be interviewed after a game, preferring first to collect his thoughts as he goes through a treatment regimen that includes an extended dip in an icy cold tub that helps his body recover from the beating it takes on a nightly basis.
Ronny Turiaf Has Fractured ElbowMinnesota Timberwolves center Ronny Turiaf is out indefinitely with a fractured right elbow. Turiaf was injured Friday night in Minnesota's victory over Oklahoma City when he took a nasty spill after getting tangled up with Nick Collison.
Turiaf Excited To Join Young Timberwolves When Flip Saunders went looking for a veteran big man to beef up the Minnesota Timberwolves' bench, he immediately thought of Ronny Turiaf.
Timberwolves Finish 2-Year, $3.2M Deal With TuriafThe Minnesota Timberwolves have signed free agent center Ronny Turiaf. The deal was announced by the team on Thursday. The 30-year-old Turiaf agreed to terms last week on a two-year, $3.2 million contract.
Timberwolves, Turiaf Agree On 2-Year, $3.2M Deal The Minnesota Timberwolves and veteran power forward Ronny Turiaf have agreed to a two-year, $3.2 million contract. Turiaf's agent, Mark Bartelstein, confirmed the deal in a phone interview on Thursday night.