Wolves keep attacking Gasol or Allen in post ups. Have 1 basket total. Nonsensical. Been impressive otherwise.
Z-Bo and Gasol each has 16 for Grizz, Young has 13 and Mo 10 for Wolves
At the half: Memphis 53, Wolves 47
Gorgui's headed to locker room with Gregg Farnam. Pek back in. Wolves down to one healthy center right now
Timberwolves lead 25-27 at the end of the first.
Good recovery from Wolves: They lead 27-25 after a quarter in Memphis
Mo leads reserves on 11-1 run late here in 1st, Wolves lead 25-23 w/ 1:18 left
Shabazz into game for Wiggins, Thad and Ricky only starters left on floor, Wolves have cut deficit to 22-20 late in 1st
Z-Bo 6-7 already, has 12 of Grizz's 22 points. Young has 9 of Wolves 16
Grizz lead 17-10, Wolves take timeout with 6:40 left in 1st
Wolves D creates a turnover right away
Pregame blog up from Memphis: Wolves start season without KMartin, Turiaf
Joerger dodged question on how close he came to joining Minnesota Timberwolves in off-season
The young Wolves are going to get a crash course in the physicality of the NBA this week: MEM, DET, CHI. Sharpen those elbows.
Coming off a great camp w/the T'wolves Client Brady Heslip will be entering the D League draft & I'll bet everyone a dollar he's a call up
Lakers y Timberwolves completan la lista de los 5 peores records en la NBA. Firmado y sellado. Amén
Conf. Oeste sin playoffs: 9) Rockets, 10) Pelicans, 11) Suns, 12) Jazz, 13) Kings, 14) Lakers y 15) Timberwolves
Predicciones Oeste, Div Noroeste: 1) Thunder, 2) Blazers, 3) Nuggets, 4) Jazz y 5) Timberwolves.
Hearing that Ricky Rubio and Minnesota Timberwolves could be closing in an extension -- still not done, but sounds close.
NBA sets record with 101 international players on rosters this season. Spurs have 9, Wolves and Nets next with 6
Interesting to note in final roster decision, the GM appears to have won out over the Wolves' coach in classic battle of man vs. himself
Wolves officially set roster at 15 men, announce Barea's release
Wolves announce waiver of JJ Barea
Btw, JJ and GR3 both practiced with Wolves this afternoon at Target Center
JJ Barea is in the final year of his deal with the Wolves and owed $4.51 million. If he clears waivers he'll be an unrestricted Free Agent.
The general belief is that if JJ Barea clears waivers - he'll re-sign in Dallas. Wolves have until 5pm Monday to reach a deal.
Not overly surprising the Wolves are trying to buyout JJ Barea, never really fit - with Mo Williams and Zach LaVine he's the odd guy out.
Shorthand on Wolves' decision: Flip wanted him for specific role, but JJ not willing to accept not playing nightly so they mutually agreed..