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  1. Flip Saunders noncommittal on Andrew Wiggins starting

    Sep 19, 2014, 12:01 AM EDT

    Andrew Wiggins

    Saunders wants the rookie to earn it.

  2. Five lessons learned from the FIBA World Cup

    Sep 15, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Nine

    Anthony Davis is ready to make the next leap.

  3. FIBA World Cup round of 16 roundup: USA, Spain meeting still on track

    Sep 7, 2014, 10:31 PM EDT

    Brazil vs Argentina - 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup

    Brazil and Serbia look like the teams best suited to go for the bronze, but they meet in the next round.

  4. Plenty on line Thursday in last day of FIBA World Cup group play (just not for USA)

    Sep 4, 2014, 1:19 AM EDT

    Teams are jockeying for position to avoid the USA and Spain for as long as possible.

  5. Miroslav Raduljica, after being waived by Clippers, not ready to return to Europe

    Sep 2, 2014, 10:30 PM EDT

    Miroslav Raduljica

    Raduljica deserves another NBA contract following adequate rookie year

  6. FIBA World Cup Day 3 roundup: Pau Gasol drops 26 on Brazil as Spain looks dominant

    Sep 2, 2014, 12:45 AM EDT

    Anderson Varejao, Pau Gasol

    Pau Gasol dropped 26 on Brazil, grabbed 9 boards and even blocked Nene at the rim.

  7. FIBA Day 2 wrap up: Sixers’ Dario Saric looks good teeth or no

    Aug 31, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT

    Dario Saric

    France picked up a nice win over Argentina.

  8. World Cup Day 1 roundup: Brazil with big win, Andray Blatche puts on a show

    Aug 31, 2014, 12:45 AM EDT

    Raul Togni Neto, Nicolas Batum

    Andray Blatche had 28 points and 12 rebounds for the Philippines, and they still lost.

  9. Record 45 current NBA players to compete in FIBA World Cup

    Aug 29, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

    Pau Gasol and Marc Gasol (R) watch as th

    Tournament features a record 75 players who have played in the NBA at some point, and we have the complete list.

  10. Andrew Wiggins on trade for Kevin Love: “Whatever happens is out of my control”

    Aug 11, 2014, 9:33 PM EDT

    2014 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot

    Andrew Wiggins has hired this entire situation as well as could be expected.

  11. Seven standout players from Las Vegas Summer League

    Jul 22, 2014, 8:42 AM EDT

    Nerlens Noel, Akil Mitchell

    The list includes Gorgui Dieng and Donatas Montiejunas.

  12. Gorgui Dieng is making leaps in Summer League, Timberwolves want that to translate to winter games

    Jul 17, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    Minnesota Timberwolves V Phoenix Suns

    “You just throw it up to him and he’ll get it.” —Zach LaVin on Dieng

  13. Michael Carter-Williams, Victor Oladipo lead NBA All-Rookie team

    May 22, 2014, 2:55 PM EDT

    Michael Carter-Williams

    Anthony Bennett got one second team vote.

  14. 2014 PBT Awards: All-Rookie team

    Apr 16, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Tim Hardaway, Mason Plumlee

    First team nearly a clean sweep, but one top teamer didn’t even make other two ballots

  15. PBT NBA Power Rankings: Spurs finish season on top

    Apr 14, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Manu Ginobili, Tim Duncan

    Spurs close out the season on top, but can they beat the Thunder in a playoff series? Can the Thunder get through the gauntlet in front of them to get a showdown with the Spurs?

  16. Gorgui Dieng bobbles pass from Ricky Rubio before hitting game-winner to beat Rockets

    Apr 12, 2014, 10:00 AM EDT

    Gorgui Dieng

    Gorgui Dieng’s game-winner with 4.6 seconds remaining capped off a wild night in Minnesota.

  17. PBT Power Rankings: Spurs running away at top, but a new team in cellar

    Mar 31, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT

    Manu Ginobili, Tim Duncan

    The Sixers win! The Sixers win! That was enough to move them out of the bottom spot of the PBT Power rankings for a week… which since they are not getting relegated is about the only excitement at the bottom of the table. At the top it is San Antonio then everybody else right now.…

  18. Thursday NBA grades: Stephen Curry slays the Bucks

    Mar 21, 2014, 2:41 AM EDT

    Golden State Warriors v Portland Trail Blazers

    Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while watching your bracket go up in flames on the first day… Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors. Credit the Milwaukee Bucks, they would not roll over, they fought and made Golden State work for it. Stephen Curry was the guy that was not going to…

  19. Kevin Love imitates LeBron’s off-the-wall dunk (VIDEO)

    Feb 28, 2014, 11:45 AM EDT

    Kevin Love

    Anything LeBron James can do Kevin Love can do better…. Well, maybe not. Especially if we are talking defense. But as for exhibition dunks after practice he can. Recently LeBron put on a post-practice dunking exhibition, Love decided to imitate/mock/poke some fun at “the King” and you see the results above — off the wall…

  20. Minnesota’s Nikola Pekovic out 7-10 days with bursitis in right ankle

    Jan 28, 2014, 4:25 PM EDT

    Charlotte Bobcats v Minnesota Timberwolves

    You didn’t think we were going to go another day without an NBA injury, did you? The last time the Minnesota Timberwolves were above .500 they were 8-7 and you hadn’t even had your Thanksgiving turkey yet. Ten times since then they have gotten back to .500 and 10 times they lost the next game.…

  21. Timberwolves rookie Gorgui Dieng tweaks ankle in scrimmage

    Sep 20, 2013, 2:54 PM EDT

    Gorgui Dieng

    Now is the time of year when basketball players — trying to get in shape before camp — start getting nagging injuries. Some of these are far more serious than others. The Minnesota Timberwolves may feel like they are owed some good injury Karma after last season, but on Friday this happened to rookie center…

  22. Flip Saunders talks D-League (he loves it) and roster building

    Aug 20, 2013, 4:37 PM EDT

    File photo of Washington Wizards coach Saunders during an NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics in Boston

    Flip Saunders came into the Wolves and team president, decision maker and with a piece of ownership having the goal of making this team a winner. And improving the front office’s relationship with Kevin Love so he doesn’t bolt in a couple years, but frankly a big part of that ties back to winning. Saunders…

  23. Tuesday Summer League Notes: Gorgui Dieng trying to find his groove, McLemore finds his

    Jul 17, 2013, 1:30 AM EDT

    Gorgui Dieng

    LAS VEGAS — Summer League is more than just coaches in cargo shorts, although it is a lot of that. There’s a lot more going on, so here are some notes from Tuesday…. • Minnesota didn’t draft Gorgui Dieng because of his offense, still it feels like his footwork and overall game has regressed since…

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