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Blazers at Timberwolves Preview

Portland travels to face a new-look division rival. Portland Trail Blazers (10-4) at Minnesota Timberwolves (6-9) November 16, 2018 - 5:00 p.m. PTBlazers injuries: SF Moe Harkless (out), SG Seth Curry (out)Timberwolves injuries: PG Derrick Rose (questionable), PG Jerryd Bayless (out) How to watch on TV: NBCSNW, NBA League Pass (outside of Portland)How to stream: YouTube Live TV, Playstation Vue, Hulu Live TV, FuboTV, NBA League Pass (outside of Portland)Radio: 620 AMSBN Affiliate: Canis Hoopus The Blazers’ six-game road trip started poorly, with Portland’s defense getting mauled by...

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Nikola Mirotic will return to lineup vs. Timberwolves

New Orleans Pelicans forward Nikola Mirotic has been nursing an ankle injury recently, but it looks like Mirotic is ready to get back on the court. After missing two games with an ankle injury, I’m told Pelicans’ Nikola Mirotic will play tonight against the Timberwolves. — Malika Andrews (@malika_andrews) November 14, 2018 Nikola Mirotic has […] The post Nikola Mirotic will return to lineup vs. Timberwolves appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Brooklyn Nets vs. Miami Heat: TV info, live streaming, injury report

The Brooklyn Nets and Miami Heat meet at Barclays Center Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Eastern for their first meeting of the season. Here’s how to catch it all. The Brooklyn Nets return to Barclays Center for a one-game homestand after finishing off a 2-2 Western Conference swing with a loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves in […] Brooklyn Nets vs. Miami Heat: TV info, live streaming, injury report - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - A Brooklyn Nets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Surgery will not be required for Nets' Caris LeVert, who is expected to return to full strength this season

The Nets have gotten some welcome news on Caris Levert, who suffered a gruesome injury Monday against the Timberwolves.

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Timberwolves make social media faux pas after Caris LeVert’s injury

The Minnesota Timberwolves might have crossed the line after sending out an insensitive tweet right after Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert’s gruesome injury. At halftime, the Timberwolves’ Twitter account sent out the tweet below. It has since been deleted but was captured by Twitter user @streethistory. Smh pic.twitter.com/SfnMv4ugzP — StreetHistory (@streethistory) November 13, 2018 In the […] The post Timberwolves make social media faux pas after Caris LeVert’s injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose was in the same building when Caris LeVert, Paul George, Gordon Hayward injuries happened

Per Reddit user, ridiguluz, Derrick Rose has been in the same building in some of the most horrific injuries that we have seen in a live sporting event. It was just something I realised after hearing about Caris LeVert tonight. Derrick Rose was a firsthand witness to all. He was at the Team USA exhibition […] The post Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose was in the same building when Caris LeVert, Paul George, Gordon Hayward injuries happened appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Nets fall to Timberwolves 120-113 after Caris LeVert's frightening injury

The Nets lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves 120-113 on Monday at Target Center after forward Caris LeVert left the game with a gruesome leg injury.

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Caris LeVert stretchered off the court in Nets’ loss to Timberwolves

Final: 120-113. The Nets and Timberwolves played a basketball game on Monday night, but none of it mattered after an absolutely heartbreaking injury to Caris LeVert. With 3.7 seconds left in the first half, LeVert contested a fast break and came down on his leg awkwardly. It looked as if his bone bent the wrong way. The stadium went dead silent, Nets’ players were in tears and Timberwolves players were in a circle praying for the 23-year-old rising star who was stretchered off with a towel over his face. Nets and Timberwolves players were visibly upset as Caris LeVert was tended to and...

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NBA roundup: Timberwolves beat Nets after LeVert's gruesome injury

MINNEAPOLIS — Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and a season-high 21 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Brooklyn Nets 120-113 on Monday after finally trading Jimmy Butler.The Nets lost leading scorer Caris LeVert to what appeared to be a severe right leg injury late in the first half.Jeff Teague returned from a six-game absence to score 24 points for Minnesota, which snapped a five-game losing streak.The Timberwolves officially dealt Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday, along with big man Justin Patton. The Wolves received Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless...

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BREAKING: Nets’ Caris LeVert suffers gruesome ankle injury

Brooklyn Nets rising star Caris LeVert suffered a gruesome ankle injury Monday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves, an injury that looked very similar to the one Boston Celtics small forward Gordon Hayward suffered last season. LeVert had to be carried off in a stretcher. Caris LeVert stretchered off court after suffering gruesome leg injury

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Zach LaVine says Derrick Rose is still probably top 10 fastest players in the NBA

Chicago Bulls shooting guard Zach LaVine has a few things in common with Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose. LaVine and Rose have both suffered ACL injuries, and played for the Bulls and Timberwolves. Rose, of course, began his NBA career with the Bulls and became the youngest MVP in league history back in 2011. […] The post Zach LaVine says Derrick Rose is still probably top 10 fastest players in the NBA appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Nets’ Joe Harris says players were crying at halftime over Caris LeVert’s injury

Brooklyn Nets shooting guard Joe Harris says players were crying at halftime because of the Caris LeVert injury. LeVert suffered a gruesome leg injury in the first half against the Minnesota Timberwolves. He had to be carted off in a stretcher. It was a very sad scene. Players on both teams were in shock and […] The post Nets’ Joe Harris says players were crying at halftime over Caris LeVert’s injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Nets' Caris LeVert carted off court after gruesome leg injury

Nets forward Caris LeVert was taken off the court on a stretcher after he suffered a gruesome leg injury in the second quarter of Monday's game against the Timberwolves.

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NBA players react to Nets forward Caris LeVert’s gruesome injury

Brooklyn Nets third-year small forward Caris LeVert suffered a gruesome leg injury Monday night on the road against the Minnesota Timberwolves and had to be carted off on a stretcher. It was a dreadful scene in Minnesota, as players on both teams couldn’t believe what they were seeing. Each team circled around each other and […] The post NBA players react to Nets forward Caris LeVert’s gruesome injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Thunder’s Paul George offers his counseling to Caris LeVert after horrible injury

Oklahoma City Thunder star small forward Paul George says Brooklyn Nets swingman Caris LeVert knows where to reach him. LeVert suffered a devastating leg injury Monday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves. It’s unclear if LeVert fractured his ankle or leg, but either way, Paul George knows exactly what Caris LeVert is going through and can […] The post Thunder’s Paul George offers his counseling to Caris LeVert after horrible injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Kenny Atkinson calls Caris LeVert ‘the heart and soul’ of team, says injury will test his character

The Brooklyn Nets suffered more than a mere 120-113 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves, but also the loss of their best player, one head coach Kenny Atkinson pointed to as the heartbeat of the franchise. LeVert suffered a crushing lower right leg injury with 0.3 seconds left in the first half after trying to contain […] The post Kenny Atkinson calls Caris LeVert ‘the heart and soul’ of team, says injury will test his character appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Brooklyn Nets: Takeaways from a lost night in Minnesota

The Brooklyn Nets lost the game Monday to the Minnesota Timberwolves, but the bigger loss is the injury to leading scorer Caris LeVert. The Brooklyn Nets entered Monday night’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves minus center Jarrett Allen, who was a late scratch due to an illness. They left it trying to come to grips […] Brooklyn Nets: Takeaways from a lost night in Minnesota - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - A Brooklyn Nets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Caris LeVert carted off after horrific leg injury in first half at Minnesota

Caris LeVert, the budding young star for the Brooklyn Nets, was taken off the court on a cart just before halftime Monday night with a horrific leg injury. Late in the first half of Monday night’s game between the Brooklyn Nets and Minnesota Timberwolves, Caris LeVert was carted off the court after sustaining a gruesome […] Caris LeVert carted off after horrific leg injury in first half at Minnesota - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - A Brooklyn Nets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Brooklyn Nets: Caris LeVert dislocates right foot, should return this season

The Brooklyn Nets got just about the best news imaginable Tuesday regarding the injury to Caris LeVert — no fractures and a likely return this season. The Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday released an update on the injury sustained by Caris LeVert in Monday night’s loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves with a diagnosis and prognosis that […] Brooklyn Nets: Caris LeVert dislocates right foot, should return this season - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - A Brooklyn Nets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Heat react to gruesome injury for Nets' Caris LeVert; Josh Richardson to reclaim offensive aggression

When the Miami Heat play in Brooklyn on Wednesday night, the Nets will be without fast-rising swingman Caris LeVert. LeVert’ twisted of his foot/ankle on a play against the Timberwolves on Monday night when he attempted to block a shot and landed awkwardly, stopping play at Minnesota’s Target Center...

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NBA offers up prayers for Caris LeVert

Everyone from Long Island Nets players to the Knicks organization offered up prayers for Caris LeVert. Here’s a sampling... One city, one love. Prayers up @CarisLeVert https://t.co/XwUDBPcoDE— NEW YORK KNICKS (@nyknicks) November 13, 2018 Just heard the horrible news about @BrooklynNets @CarisLeVert devastating leg injury against the @Timberwolves Our prayers are with him Wishing him a swift recovery! @nba #getbettersoon— TheBillRussell (@RealBillRussell) November 13, 2018 This guy has been hooping!! its so tough to see that happen... Prayers up for @CarisLeVert ...

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Brooklyn Nets at Minnesota Timberwolves: TV info, live stream, injury report

The Brooklyn Nets face the Minnesota Timberwolves Monday night at Target Center in Minneapolis in the Wolves’ 1st game since trading Jimmy Butler. For the Brooklyn Nets, Monday night closes out their longest road trip of the season thus far, a four-game Western trek during which they are 2-1. For the Minnesota Timberwolves, Monday night […] Brooklyn Nets at Minnesota Timberwolves: TV info, live stream, injury report - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - A Brooklyn Nets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Timberwolves’ Jimmy Butler not on injury report vs. Kings

The Minnesota Timberwolves take on the Sacramento Kings Friday night and small forward Jimmy Butler is not on the team’s initial injury report. Butler has sat out a few games this season for “precautionary rest.” #Twolves Injury Report for 11/9 at Sacramento: pic.twitter.com/7hnPhxypoh — Timberwolves PR (@Twolves_PR) November 8, 2018 Timberwolves head coach and president […] The post Timberwolves’ Jimmy Butler not on injury report vs. Kings appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers News: Lonzo Ball Took It Upon Himself To ‘Set The Tone’ Against Timberwolves

Although Lonzo Ball was still working himself into form since undergoing offseason knee surgery, he looked every bit the part of the impactful point guard...

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Derrick Rose says his body still feels the same as ‘5-6 years ago’

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose may have just turned 30 years old, but he certainly isn’t showing any signs of regression this season. In fact, it’s just the opposite. The former Memphis Tiger says he feels as good as he did five or six year ago. Rose has endured a slough of injuries over […] The post Derrick Rose says his body still feels the same as ‘5-6 years ago’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Timberwolves guard Jeff Teague remains out vs. Lakers with injury

The Minnesota Timberwolves revealed via their PR account that guard Jeff Teague would miss their game against the Los Angeles Lakers with a nagging right foot injury. #Twolves Injury Report for Nov. 7 at the Los Angeles Lakers: pic.twitter.com/4413v6XD7E — Timberwolves PR (@Twolves_PR) November 7, 2018 This will be the fifth game that the Indiana […] The post Timberwolves guard Jeff Teague remains out vs. Lakers with injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Golden State Of Mind

Are the Denver Nuggets the real deal?

The only team keeping up with the Warriors out west are the Denver Nuggets. A young team with loads of offense and a revamped defense, they could be a real problem. Other than the Golden State Warriors, many of the high-profile teams out west have struggled to start the new year of basketball. The Rockets and Jazz were widely considered to be conference contenders, and they both sit at below .500. LeBron James’ Lakers are already in turmoil, while the Pelicans and Timberwolves sit near the bottom of the conference. Injuries and small sample size notwithstanding, the standings so far are...