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Ricky Rubio on Wolves’ losing streak: ‘I don’t think we’re havi…

Ricky Rubio on Wolves’ losing streak: ‘I don’t think we’re having fun, and we’re going to change it’

yahoo.com Updated Jan 18, 2013
For the Minnesota Timberwolves, what started as a season full of hope for a playoff berth and a leap back into the ranks of legitimate NBA contention has fallen off a cliff. The team has lost 11 of its last 15 games, including five straight after a 90-7…
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  • Wolves' Pekovic out 7-10 days with bruised thigh

    Wolves' Pekovic out 7-10 days with bruised thigh

    nba.com Jan 18, 2013
    A different Minnesota Timberwolves player seems to go down with an injury every night these days, and the losses that were once spiritedly competitive are growing more and more decisive.
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  • More gouged than clipped: Minnesota Timberwolves lose to Los An…

    More gouged than clipped: Minnesota Timberwolves lose to Los Angeles Clippers 90-77

    howlintwolf.com Jan 18, 2013
    This game sucked. Two…Less Than Negatives? Tom: I’m feeling less than negative about Luke Ridnour. Sure, he’ll never dominate a game that the Timberwolves actually win, but at least he scored! Plus he dished out five assists which isn’t really no
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  • Minnesota Timberwolves 77, Los Angeles Clippers 90

    Minnesota Timberwolves 77, Los Angeles Clippers 90

    timberpups.com Jan 18, 2013
    Game Summary (We didn’t have the opportunity to see a repeat performance of the lead picture here, so let’s live in the past for a few seconds!  Man that was a fun night!) The Timberwolves returned home for Thursday night’s game against the LA Clip
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Sports Columnists

  • Ian Thomsen: Hard to blame departed Gentry for Suns' woes

    Jan 18
    The Suns came to terms Friday with coach Alvin Gentry on his midseason departure. A friend of Gentry's said the coach had anticipated he would be fired at the end of the season, which is shaping up to be the Suns' worst since they went 16-66 in their ex…
  • Ian Thomsen: Conley grows into Grizzlies leader after learning hard lesson…

    Jan 18
    These are hazardous times for an excellent team in Memphis. Coach Lionel Hollins is in his lame-duck year, new owners have taken over and Rudy Gay or Zach Randolph reportedly could be traded in the next month. It is in stressful moments like these that …
  • Lee Jenkins: Once a Finals preview, Heat-Lakers now just a LeBron showcase

    Jan 18
    LOS ANGELES -- Outside of fame, riches and backlit banners, there is no motivator in sports quite like the threat of everlasting ignominy. It is the specter that hangs over each of the so-called super teams, the realization that if they fail, reputation…
  • The Sports Guy's All-Te'o Mailbag

    Jan 18
    Even the NFL playoffs can wait for the weirdest sports story of our age.