MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Love had 36 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 91-73 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — 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.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves president David Kahn is pouring cold water on the seemingly endless speculation surrounding the team’s interest in Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol.
A look around the league and the web that covers it. It’s also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren’t always listed in order of importance. That’s for you, dear reader, to figure out.
C : The Point Forward . Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney break down the respective reasons and possible results in any trade involving potential All-Star Anderson Varejao.
PF : Minn Post . The second part, the first can be found here , of Britt Robson’s great interview with Jim Petersen.
SF : Cowbell Kingdom . Jonathan Santiago breaks down DeMarcus Cousins’ efficient game in a Wednesday win over Toronto.
SG : The Basketball Jones . Jerry Stackhouse is playing darn well because he wants his kids to know they “can never kick my butt.” Fair gauntlet toss, old man.
PG : New York Times . Beckley Mason points us in the direction of the Thunder’s improving offense.
Mired in a brutal losing stretch, the Cleveland Cavaliers have proven especially bad over their last two games without their top two scorers.
BOSTON – His team was down in the early minutes of the second half Wednesday night, but Celtics coach Doc Rivers wasn’t overly concerned.
BOSTON (AP) — Kevin Garnett sure looked as though he wanted to remind the Minnesota Timberwolves what they’ve been missing these last five years.
Rajon Rondo is back, and he’s looking to provide a spark for the Boston Celtics.
PHILADELPHIA — All-Star forward Kevin Love routinely records double-doubles for the Minnesota Timberwolves. On Tuesday night, though, it was his teammates who redoubled their efforts.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — His team winning in a laugher, Kevin Love could afford to have some fun on the bench.