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Rockets hoping to have Clint Capela back after All-Star break

Rockets center Clint Capela has been out since he injured ligaments in his right thumb Jan. 13 in Orlando, requiring surgery the following week. The game against the Timberwolves was the 15th he had missed, but he was cleared to resume workouts several weeks ago. The Rockets expect him to practice with the team for the first time since the injury next week in Los Angeles.

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Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose expected to return vs. Clippers

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose has missed the last three games due to an ankle injury, but there is good news on the way. The former No. 1 overall pick has seemingly recovered enough to play in Monday night’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers, according to Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic: Derrick Rose […] The post Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose expected to return vs. Clippers appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Timberwolves star Derrick Rose returns to practice, questionable to play vs. Clippers on Monday

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose returned to practice on Sunday and is questionable to play against the LA Clippers on Monday. Derrick Rose is dealing with soreness in his right ankle. The former MVP has missed the previous three games and 13 out of the last 20 games. Injury update: Ryan Saunders said Tyus […] The post Timberwolves star Derrick Rose returns to practice, questionable to play vs. Clippers on Monday appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Timberwolves should look to flip Jerryd Bayless at trade deadline

With injuries at the point guard position, Jerryd Bayless has been playing big minutes for the Minnesota Timberwolves. If they can, flipping him to a playoff contender for an asset might be the right idea. While Jeff Teague, Tyus Jones, and Derrick Rose has nursed lower body injuries in recent weeks, the Minnesota Timberwolves have […] Timberwolves should look to flip Jerryd Bayless at trade deadline - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Memphis Grizzlies vs. Minnesota Timberwolves Game Preview

The Memphis Grizzlies look to extend their winning streak to two, something they haven’t done since December 26th. WHO: Memphis Grizzlies (21-33, 12-14 home) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (25-27, 8-17 away) WHEN: 7:00 PM CT WHERE: FedExForum in Memphis, TN HOW TO WATCH/LISTEN: Fox Sports Southeast/92.9 FM ESPN Memphis INJURY REPORT: MEMPHIS: Garrett Temple (Doubtful, shoulder), Dillon Brooks (Out, toe), Kyle Anderson (Out, shoulder), Omri Casspi (Out, knee), Chandler Parsons (Out, confusion and eating money) MINNESOTA: Robert Covington (Out, knee), Jeff Teague (Doubtful, foot), Tyus Jones...

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Week-side Help: Week 16 - Waiting Game

Memphis loses heartbreaking games as the team and the city await the trade deadline Week 16 Results Denver Nuggets 95 @ Memphis Grizzlies 92 (20-31) Recap | Box Score Memphis Grizzlies 97 (20-32) @ Minnesota Timberwolves 99 Recap | Box Score Memphis Grizzlies 92 (20-33) @ Charlotte Hornets 100 Recap | Box Score Memphis Grizzlies 96 (21-33) @ New York Knicks 84 Recap | Box Score Week 16 Storylines -The Grizzlies announced F Kyle Anderson will see a shoulder specialist once the team returns to Memphis to further diagnose his injury. He recently just returned from a multiple week absence...

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Memphis Grizzlies vs Minnesota Timberwolves Game Preview

Following Monday Night’s disaster in Memphis, the Grizzlies hope to find another Wednesday Win in Minnesota. WHO: Memphis Grizzlies (20-31, 8-17 away) vs (Minnesota Timberwolves, 16-9 home) WHEN: 7:00 PM CT WHERE: Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota HOW TO WATCH/LISTEN: Fox Sports Southeast/92.9 FM ESPN Memphis INJURY REPORT: MEMPHIS: JaMychal Green (Questionable- knee), , Omri Casspi (Out, knee), Dillon Brooks (Out, toe), Garrett Temple (Out, shoulder), Chandler Parsons (Out, still mad at Chris Wallace) Minneasota: Derrick Rose (Questionable, ankle), Robert Covington (Out, knee),...

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Minnesota Timberwolves sign Isaiah Canaan to a 10-day contract

With point guard depth getting thin due to injury, the Minnesota Timberwolves are planning to sign veteran Isaiah Canaan to a 10-day contract. A healthy point guard is starting to become a thing of the past for the Minnesota Timberwolves. With Jeff Teague, Tyus Jones, and Derrick Rose all ailing, Minnesota has had to rely […] Minnesota Timberwolves sign Isaiah Canaan to a 10-day contract - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Report: Wolves to Sign Isaiah Canaan

“Canaan ball!” - Ron Burgundy As the Minnesota Timberwolves continue their uphill battle to climb back into the playoff race in the Western Conference, they have simultaneously been fighting an injury bug that has zapped the team of multiple rotation players, including 3 of their 4 PG’s (Jeff Teague, Derrick Rose, and Tyus Jones). With no firm time table on when any of these players will return, the Wolves were finally forced to make a move on Tuesday, signing former Phoenix Sun and Murray State standout Isaiah Canaan to a 10-day contract: Minnesota is planning to sign guard Isaiah...

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Timberwolves on lengthy injured list making progress

On Sunday against the Jazz, the Wolves were down four players who would normally contribute if they were healthy — Robert Covington (right knee bone bruise), Tyus Jones (sprained left ankle), Jeff Teague (left foot injury) and Derrick Rose (right ankle injury).

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Timberwolves PG Derrick Rose says he’s dealing with a ligament injury in his ankle

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose told local reporters on Friday he’s dealing with a ligament injury in his right ankle. Rose will not play on Friday against the Utah Jazz in the Salt Lake City. He played the first half of Thursday’s game versus the Los Angeles Lakers, but sat out the second half. […] The post Timberwolves PG Derrick Rose says he’s dealing with a ligament injury in his ankle appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers' Kyle Kuzma struggling with hip injury but wants to tough it out

Lakers coach Luke Walton noticed how Kyle Kuzma’s body movement looked restricted and removed his young forward to determine how much longer and effective Kuzma could be against the physical play of the Minnesota Timberwolves. Kuzma acknowledged after Thursday night’s game that he’s been “dealing...

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Los Angeles Lakers: Rajon Rondo shines in return from injury

The Los Angeles Lakers might have lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves, but Rajon Rondo gave them a big boost in his return. It was not a fun Thursday evening for the Los Angeles Lakers against the Minnesota Timberwolves. For a team that has been decimated by injuries to key players, the Lakers are trying to […] Los Angeles Lakers: Rajon Rondo shines in return from injury - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Jazz C Rudy Gobert questionable vs. Timberwolves with hamstring injury

The Utah Jazz host the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night, and Jazz big man Rudy Gobert is questionable to play due to a hamstring injury. Gobert is coming off a 15-point, 10 rebound game against the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday. .@UofUHealth update: Rudy Gobert is questionable tonight (right hamstring soreness) — Utah Jazz (@utahjazz) January […] The post Jazz C Rudy Gobert questionable vs. Timberwolves with hamstring injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Timberwolves romp over Lakers in 2nd half, overshadowing Rajon Rondo’s return

Rondo has 15 points, 13 assists and six rebounds in his first game back following hand surgery, but Minnesota's reserves stand out during a pivotal third-quarter stretch of a 120-105 rout of the Lakers.

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Five takeaways from the Lakers' loss to the Timberwolves

Five takeaways from the Lakers’ 120-105 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night at Staples Center. 1. The Lakers have another injury to deal with after Kyle Kuzma said he was slowed by a “little hip strain” that has bothered him since last Saturday night’s game against the Houston...

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Rajon Rondo Doesn’t Have Issues With Hand In Return, Explains Lakers Need To ‘Go Back To Drawing Board’

After a second hand surgery that kept him out 14 games this season, Rajon Rondo returned for the Los Angeles Lakers against the Minnesota Timberwolves. While Rondo was clearly...

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Rajon Rondo returns but Lakers get pushed around in 120-105 loss to Timberwolves

Rajon Rondo’s return Thursday night presented the Lakers with a much-needed healthy body at a time when injuries have begun to take a toll on a team that is trying to stay afloat in the tough Western Conference. Rondo was the stabilizer the Lakers had to have with LeBron James (strained left groin)...

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Kyle Kuzma admits to being bothered by hip since Rockets game

Kyle Kuzma had a subpar outing for the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, as his team lost 120-105 to the Minnesota Timberwolves in Staples Center. Following the defeat, Kuzma admitted that he has been suffering from a lingering hip injury, which has had an adverse affect on his recent play. Kyle Kuzma said his hip […] The post Kyle Kuzma admits to being bothered by hip since Rockets game appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Andrew Wiggins excited guys stepped up against Lakers

The Minnesota Timberwolves secured a big away win on Thursday night against fellow Western Conference Playoffs contender, the Los Angeles Lakers. It took a total team effort for the Wolves, who had several players missing due to injury. Following the 120-105 win, Wolves stud Andrew Wiggins shared how delighted he was with his team’s effort […] The post Andrew Wiggins excited guys stepped up against Lakers appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Derrick Rose, Jeff Teague both questionable vs. Jazz

The Minnesota Timberwolves take on the Utah Jazz on Friday night in the Salt Lake City, and point guards Jeff Teague and Derrick Rose are both questionable to play. Jeff Teague is dealing with left foot soreness, while Derrick Rose is dealing with a sore right ankle. Updated #Twolves injury report: Derrick Rose (Sore Right […] The post Derrick Rose, Jeff Teague both questionable vs. Jazz appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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LeBron James named captain of Western Conference All-Star starters

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James has been named the captain of the Western Conference All-Star starters, receiving the most votes for a third consecutive year. LeBron James is still recovering from a groin injury suffered on Christmas Day against the Golden State Warriors. James missed his 15th consecutive game tonight against the Minnesota Timberwolves and […] LeBron James named captain of Western Conference All-Star starters - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Rajon Rondo could start, still game-time decision vs. Timberwolves

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo has been dealing with a finger injury for the past few weeks, but it sounds like he could be cleared to play in Thursday night’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves. According to a report from ESPN’s Dave McMenamin, Rondo will be a game-time decision: Luke Walton says Rajon […] The post Rajon Rondo could start, still game-time decision vs. Timberwolves appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Rajon Rondo remains a game-time decision tonight for Lakers

Whether he returns for tonight's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves will be up to the veteran point guard and how he feels; Rondo has missed 14 games after having surgery to repair a ligament in his right ring finger in December.

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Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo a game-time decision vs. Timberwolves

The Los Angeles Lakers host the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday, and Lakers veteran point guard Rajon Rondo is a game-time decision. Rondo has been out since Dec. 25. The four-time All-Star underwent surgery on his right finger. It’s the second surgery this season which Rondo has undergone on his right hand. The 32-year-old broke his […] The post Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo a game-time decision vs. Timberwolves appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lakers Interview: Rondo On Being Ready To Play Against the Timberwolves

Los Angeles Lakers Guard Rajon Rondo On Being Ready To Play Against the Timberwolves and Returning from injury. #Lakers #RajonRondo #LakersNation

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Jeff Teague out for Timberwolves vs. Suns

The Minnesota Timberwolves will be without starting point guard Jeff Teague when they take on the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday. Jeff Teague is dealing with soreness in his left foot. Teague’s left ankle has been causing him problems all season, and now his foot is in pain. It has just been an injury-riddled year for […] The post Jeff Teague out for Timberwolves vs. Suns appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers Injury Report: Kyle Kuzma Receives Treatment, LeBron James Out & Rajon Rondo Hopeful To Return Vs. Timberwolves

The Los Angeles Lakers' injury woes grew on Wednesday as Kyle Kuzma participated in a portion of practice before receiving treatment on his hip. Meanwhile, Rajon Rondo...

Lakers need to compete with LeBron out – Tyson Chandler | NBA on ESPN

Tyson Chandler discusses the Los Angeles’ 108-86 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves emphasizing the Lakers’ needs to be more competitive with LeBron James, Kyle Kuzma, and Rajon Rondo sidelined with injuries. Chandler also talks about playing Dirk Nowitzk

Marcus Smart On Returning After Shoulder Injury vs. Timberwolves

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart left Wednesday's game vs. the Minnesota Timberwolves with obvious pain in his shoulder. He missed less than 9 minutes of game action before returning to the floor. For more: https://nesn.com/boston-celtics/