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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Love's face stayed straight the entire time. Asked repeatedly about the source of his broken right hand, the Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star insisted the story about knuckle push-ups gone wrong was true. Even Love, though, understood the skepticism. "I've heard everything,...

Wed, 10/31/2012 - 3:03pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Love will miss the next six to eight weeks after breaking his right hand in a workout on Wednesday. The team made the announcement after practice, saying Love broke the third and fourth metacarpals on his shooting hand during a morning workout. ...

Wed, 10/17/2012 - 3:42pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Ricky Rubio's sensational rookie season has come to a devastatingly abrupt end. The Minnesota Timberwolves point guard will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL in his left knee, the team announced on Saturday.

Sun, 03/11/2012 - 8:12pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ricky Rubio's sensational rookie season has come to a devastatingly abrupt end. The Minnesota Timberwolves point guard will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL in his left knee, the team announced on Saturday. Now the upstart Wolves will have to keep chasing a playoff be...

Sat, 03/10/2012 - 6:11pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - After two miserable seasons and four bad ones before that, the Minnesota Timberwolves had nowhere to go except up. They're showing a lot more than marginal improvement.

Thu, 02/23/2012 - 11:58pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - One point guard has practically been a household name since he started playing professionally at 14, a lottery pick who has made the two-year wait for his flashy passes well worth it.

Sun, 02/12/2012 - 9:34pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki welcomed Kevin Love back from his two-game suspension with a season-high 33 points, winning the matchup of Western Conference All-Star power forwards and helping the Dallas Mavericks stave off a Minnesota rally with 104-97 victory over the Timberwolves on Frida...

Fri, 02/10/2012 - 11:36pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nikola Pekovic had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and Michael Beasley added 17 points and 14 boards to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to an 86-84 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night in their first game without the suspended Kevin Love. Ricky Rubio had 14 assists ...

Tue, 02/07/2012 - 11:44pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder are primed to challenge for the Western Conference title this season, three years after the core of one of the most promising teams in the league was assembled. Kevin Love and the Minnesota Timberwolves are a few years behind them, but ...

Tue, 12/27/2011 - 9:34am