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Video: Where in the world is Nikola Pekovic?

Feb 13, 2012, 7:28 PM EDT

Who do you think Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic looks like? I tend to go with classic Eastern European crime syndicate enforcer, but if you want to go with Non from Superman II (as J.E. Skeets of The Score does), I can see it. Timberwolves coach Rich Adelman says he looks like a starter (a role he’ll keep even after Darko Milicic comes back).

But Pekovic is a bit of a goofy character, and the Timberwolves staff decided to have some fun with that in this in-house video. Which has just the right mix of strange and pointlessness to it. Enjoy.

  1. b7p19 - Feb 13, 2012 at 7:37 PM

    Holy crap. That. is. awesome.

  2. Justin - Feb 13, 2012 at 7:41 PM

    Awesome. About time Nikola got some love. He has been playing really good since he became a starter. The real test is coming tonight as he is playing against Dwight Howard.

    http://www.minnesporta.com

    • Josh - Feb 13, 2012 at 10:45 PM

      Nikola Pekovic 1, Dwight Howard 0

      • Justin - Feb 14, 2012 at 7:40 AM

        Just thinking that. Unfortunately, Magic 1, Minnesota 0.

  3. mlblogsbig3bosox - Feb 13, 2012 at 10:28 PM

    That was kind of perturbing..

  4. greatminnesotasportsmind - Feb 14, 2012 at 12:10 AM

    That was kinda funny. He’s been playing good too lately

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