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Timberwolves Rubio has torn ACL, done for season

All of Minnesota spent the night fearing the worst news that Ricky Rubio could be done for the season after suffering a knee injury last night in their loss to the Lakers. Unfortunately, that is the case according to Chris Mannix of SI.com. Jerry Zgoda of the Star-Tribune has more on the story including that [...]

Video: Mejia, Fritz Talk NBA All-Star Saturday

Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz discuss the All-Star Saturday festivities from the Amway Center in Orlando.

Pro Basketball News podcast – 1/25/12

Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz discuss the past few nights in the NBA and what has stood out, the latest Dwight Howard rumor, the issues with the Lakers and if they might make a move sooner than later, extensions including Kevin Love and Danilo Gallinari, Flip Saunders getting fired, the impact of Luol Deng’s injury [...]

Pro Basketball News podcast – 1/18/12

Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz discuss the latest Dwight Howard rumors, the play of the Orlando Magic, the struggling Celtics and the chances they may blow up the team, the effect the shortened season may be having on players, Kevin Love possibly signing a new deal and if he is a max player as well [...]

Around the Rim: Derek Fisher clutch for LA

Lakers 73 Mavericks 70: This was one of the most ugly, miserable, boring games of the season with both teams bricking shots at a record pace. But they woke up in time for an exciting finish. With the game tied at 70-70, Kobe Bryant and was poised to go for the winner. As soon as [...]

Pro Basketball News podcast – 1/4/12

Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz discuss the early choices for the NBA All-Star game with the ballots already coming out and how tough it could be for newcomers to make it, trade rumors including Dwight Howard, Andrew Bynum, Kevin Love and others, the excitement around the Timberwolves, early surprises around the league already, injury issues [...]

Morning Drills: Kevin Love wants deal, Kobe is hurting

Morning Drills is a spin around the league with some newsy links. Kevin Love and his agent Jeff Schwartz supposedly want an extension offer from the T-Wolves by January 15 or else he won’t re-sign with the team next summer. Speaking of Love, Lamar Odom thinks he is the Bill Laimbeer of this generation. Mike [...]

Timberwolves might actually be good, fun team

Yes, this is the knee-jerk reaction to seeing just one game.  But that one game left quite the impression on a lot of people after seeing the Timberwolves in their opener on Monday night. Even though the team lost to the Thunder, they put up quite a fight before falling 104-100.  The new fit-and-trim Kevin [...]