1. Jimmy Butler MRI Reveals Meniscal Injury to Knee; Reportedly to Undergo Surgery

    The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Saturday that swingman Jimmy Butler has been diagnosed with a meniscal injury in his right knee following an MRI. Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania reported Butler has a meniscus tear...

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  2. Jimmy Butler Helped off Court with Knee Injury After Collision with Nene

    The Minnesota Timberwolves are playing without Jimmy Butler after he left Friday's game against the Houston Rockets with a right knee injury...

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  3. Carmelo Anthony: I'm Only Player in History 'Criticized for What He's Great At'

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Carmelo Anthony said his mid-range offensive game is a "lost art" in a basketball era dominated by pick-and-roll plays and three-point shooting. On Thursday, Tim Keown of ESPN...

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  4. Minnesota Timberwolves Are NBA's Most Surprising Offensive Juggernaut

    When the Minnesota Timberwolves arose from their hibernation during the NBA 's 2017 All-Star break, they were already out of the playoff picture. Laying claim to a 22-35 record, they fell well outside the pace for No...

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  5. Russell Westbrook Hits Game-Winning Three to Beat Kings

    With the score tied at 107 and one second remaining in Thursday's contest between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Sacramento Kings at the Golden 1 Center, Russell Westbrook called game...

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  6. Damian Lillard Met with Trail Blazers Owner Paul Allen to 'Spark That Urgency'

    Damian Lillard 's meeting with Portland Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen turned into a discussion of how the franchise can join the ranks of the Western Conference's elite teams...

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  7. Steven Adams Accepts Prom Date 3 Years After Being Asked

    Oklahoma City Thunder big man Steven Adams is really testing the theory that some occurrences are better late than never...

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  8. Blazers' Damian Lillard Gives Charles Barkley $1,197 Check for Old Trip Expenses

    On behalf of the Portland Trail Blazers , Damian Lillard reimbursed Charles Barkley for a trip Barkley made decades ago...

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  9. Donovan Mitchell Talks Importance of Sister Jordan Participating in Dunk Contest

    Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell won Saturday's NBA Slam Dunk Contest at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, completing one dunk by jumping over Kevin Hart, Hart's son and his own sister...

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  10. Paul George Unsure on 2018 Free Agency but Says 'I Know What I Feel Is Best'

    The eventual destination of Oklahoma City Thunder wingman Paul George will be one of the primary storylines during the upcoming offseason considering he has a player option ...

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  11. Donovan Mitchell Tosses His Own Alley-Oop off Backboard, Finishes 1-Handed Jam

    Early in the first quarter of the 2018 Rising Stars Challenge on Friday at Staples Center, Donovan Mitchell , who's playing for the U.S. Team, gave a Slam Dunk Contest preview on a breakaway in the open court...

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  12. Derrick Rose Not in Timberwolves' Plans, Owner Glen Taylor Says

    Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said the team isn't currently looking to sign veteran point guard Derrick Rose or any other free agent despite having an empty roster spot...

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  13. OKC Thunder Need More from Carmelo Anthony to Enter Championship Conversation

    Late Wednesday night in Memphis, the Oklahoma City Thunder were flirting with another blown double-digit lead...

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  14. Shabazz Muhammad Buyout Reportedly a Possibility for Timberwolves

    After failing to move him by the Feb. 8 NBA trade deadline, the Minnesota Timberwolves are open to buying Shabazz Muhammad out of his contract...

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  15. Can We Trust the Timberwolves as Contenders Entering the NBA All-Star Break?

    Escaping Thursday night with a come-from-behind victory over the Los Angeles Lakers does little, verging on nothing, to buoy the Minnesota Timberwolves ' stock entering the NBA All-Star break...

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  16. Mike Malone: Nikola Jokic NBA's Best Facilitator After 1st-Half Triple-Double

    Denver Nuggets head coach Mike Malone didn't hold back when assessing big man Nikola Jokic following Thursday's 134-123 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks ...

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  17. Nikola Jokic Beats Trap with Behind-the-Back Pass to Juan Hernangomez vs. Bucks

    Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic beat a pair of Milwaukee Bucks defenders with a precise pass during the third quarter of Thursday's game at BMO Harris Bradley Center...

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  18. Flip Saunders Night Receives a Special Footwear Tribute by Kickstradomis

    Today, the Minnesota Timberwolves will pay tribute to their longtime head coach and general manager, Flip Saunders , live from the Target Center—Saunders passed away in 2015 after a battle with Hodgkin’s lymphoma...

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  19. Highlights: Lillard, Durant Put on a Show in Portland's 123-117 Win

    Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard and Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant came to play at Moda Center on Wednesday. Durant won the personal battle, but Lillard 's team secured the victory...

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  20. Jae Crowder Says He 'Got Back to Having Fun' After Trade from Cavaliers to Jazz

    Suffice it to say Jae Crowder appears happy with his new team. The Utah Jazz forward scored 15 points and added five rebounds and three assists in his debut, a 115-96 win ...

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  21. Derrick Rose Rumors: Timberwolves Have 'Great Interest' in PG Amid Wizards Buzz

    The Minnesota Timberwolves continue to pursue a possible reunion between head coach Tom Thibodeau and free-agent point guard Derrick Rose , the New York Times ' Marc Stein reported Saturday...

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  22. Derrick Rose Rumors: Wizards Show Interest After Jazz Waive PG

    The Utah Jazz announced Saturday that they waived veteran point guard Derrick Rose after acquiring him in a three-team trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Sacramento Kings on Thursday...

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  23. Damian Lillard Drops 50 Points in 3 Quarters in Blazers' Win over Kings

    Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard scored 50 points in just three quarters in the Blazers' 118-100 rout of the Sacramento Kings at the Golden 1 Center Friday night...

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  24. Derrick Rose to Be Released by Jazz After Being Acquired in Trade from Cavaliers

    Derrick Rose will never see the floor as a member of the Utah Jazz . According to the Salt Lake Tribune 's Kyle Goon , general manager Dennis Lindsey confirmed Rose will be ...

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  25. Noah Vonleh Reportedly Traded to Bulls from Blazers for Milovan Rakovic

    Noah Vonleh hasn't lived up to expectations since he was the No. 9 overall pick in the 2014 draft, and the Portland Trail Blazers reportedly moved on from him Thursday...

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