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Timberwolves : Adreian Payne , PF, Michigan State The Wolves could use a small forward. Or a point guard to back up Ricky Rubio . But with Kevin Love likely on his way out the door and Dante Cunningham hitting unrestricted free agency, Minnesota
Timberwolves fend off Spurs
Ricky Rubio on his play against San Antonio.
Rubio has triple-double as Wolves beat Mavs in OT
Hear from Ricky Rubio after the Wolves' 123-122 win over the Mavericks.
Wolves season report card: Robbie Hummel
there, but the effort was. Overall: B- If Hummel were being graded on a traditional scale alongside Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio , his mark wouldn't be this high. But coaches tend to evaluate more on a curve, especially in the case of a player
Wolves season report card: J.J. Barea
since he was a rookie, the diminutive, fiery backup to Ricky Rubio looks like a prime candidate to be traded away -- if ..... different point guard than the man he's backed up here, Ricky Rubio . With a superior ability to finish at the rim and
Wolves' coaching search far from straightforward
a job. Minnesota falls somewhere in the middle. There has to be some offensive magnetism to coaching Kevin Love, Ricky Rubio and Nikola Pekovic. But Love's future with the franchise remains uncertain; he can opt out of his contract after
Mock around the clock: There's no time to draft like this year
be interesting to see whether the Wolves draft a young point guard (Zach LaVine?) to back up and one day replace Ricky Rubio . 14. Phoenix Suns: Jusuf Nurkic, C, Bosnia and Herzegovina. A big – some would say too big at 6-11, 280
Wolves cruise past Pelicans
Ricky Rubio on the 124-112 win over New Orleans.
Wolves edged by Kings
Ricky Rubio reacts to the 111-108 loss to Sacramento.
BracketRacket: The saddest NCAA pool in America
warned. --- CELEBRITY ALUM (THOUGH ANTI-ALUM MIGHT BE MORE ACCURATE) Nobody you know knows basketball better than Ricky Rubio - except when it comes to ''March Madness.'' The Minnesota Timberwolves point guard is one of the best ball-handlers