Pekovic out of boot, but no sign yet of return
Coach Rick Adelman said he had ''no idea'' when the team will have the 6-foot-11, 285-pound center back in the lineup. He's recovering from bursitis, which is inflammation around the joint.
The Wolves have six games in the next nine days before the All-Star break, which will give Pekovic an opportunity for extra rest. Pekovic has sat out of the last three games, two of them losses.
The 28-year-old Pekovic is averaging career highs in points, rebounds and minutes per game.