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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 [...]

Pro Basketball News podcast – 1/13/12

On the latest podcast, Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz talk about the Miami Heat and if people are panicking, Dwight Howard’s big night and the strategy more teams might use against him, rumors of a return to the NBA, the issues with the Knicks, rookie of the year discussion, injuries and more. You can now [...]

Morning Drills: Rondo likes bench, Jamison wants to go home

Morning Drills is a spin around the league with some newsy links. Rajon Rondo is learning a lot sitting on the Celtics bench next to backup point guard Keyon Dooling. Antawn Jamison says his dream scenario is to end his career with the Bobcats.  Really? The Warriors are close to signing Nate Robinson and coach [...]

Pro Basketball News podcast – 12/28/11

On the latest podcast, Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz discuss the start of the NBA season and why not to jump to conclusions on anyone, the importance of coaching this season, the latest Dwight Howard rumors, thoughts on the Nets and attracting star players there and a look ahead to games on Wednesday and Thursday [...]

Stroll Through the Paint – 12/27/11

On a night where rookies ruled, Norris Cole had the most brilliant Tuesday night, earning post-game interview duties, Twitter recognition from the King and a place in Erik Spoelstra’s thoughts on the flight to tomorrow’s game in Charlotte. Somehow, he’s got to put Cole and Lionel Chalmers in positions to compete down the stretch with [...]

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 [...]