Category Archives: Injuries

So long, Nikola Pekovic

In a move that was a long time coming, the Minnesota Timberwolves waived center Nikola Pekovic

Wolves 112, Denver 99: Rocky Mountain Highlights

The Timberwolves defeated a beleaguered Denver Nuggets team 112-99 on Wednesday night in Denver. The Nuggets were coming off a signature win of sorts, after 132-110 drubbing of the Golden State Warriors on Monday in Denver. The Nuggz team that dominated the league’s best team didn’t show up at the Pepsi Center Wednesday night, at […]

Payne Undergoing Treatment for Low Platelet Count, Out Indefinitely

Some sad news to report regarding Wolves forward Adreian Payne – he’s been sidelined indefinitely as he undergoes treatment for thrombocytopenia, a blood disorder.

Wolves announce Nikola Pekovic to be sidelined indefinitely

Ban injuries.

Goodbye, Flip

It’s a flawless late-October day in the Twin Cities. This morning, my wife and my daughter and I went to a park in Northeast to get some pictures taken because we’re expecting our second child any time now. I was glad for the good, crisp weather after two days of rains and clouds because it […]

Report: Timberwolves bringing Arnie Kander aboard to make the bodies stay healthy

The Wolves are reportedly hiring former Detroit Pistons’ physical therapist Arnie Kander next month.

Ronny Turiaf out for remainder of 2014-15 season following hip surgery

“Warrior of light” Attentive you shall be Gotta keep it tight Stir the ship right With the help of a compass The storm too shall pass Fog will dissipate Struggle you will terminate To the shore you will arrive The rain, storm, snow, you will survive Accompanied by the almighty Through it all promised is […]

Chase Budinger will return to the Wolves Wednesday vs. Phoenix

The rotation may finally be whole. While the starting lineup of the Minnesota Timberwolves has been great for the team almost the entire season, the bench has been pretty tough to handle. As the season has gone on, Rick Adelman has found ways to stagger the substitutions and try to leave at least one of […]

Chase Budinger has been cleared for full-contact practice

Chase Budinger cleared to return to full-contact practice. Still no timetable for his return, but obvious step in right direction. #Twolves — Timberwolves PR (@Twolves_PR) December 18, 2013 The Minnesota Timberwolves have been waiting for Chase Budinger to get healthy enough to see if the money committed and the vision of Flip Saunders this offseason […]

Ronny Turiaf out indefinitely with a fractured radial head in elbow

The thud you heard at the 10:17 mark of the second quarter in Friday night’s blowout victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder was Ronny Turiaf fracturing the radial head of his right elbow. When a missed Jeremy Lamb missed a push shot in the lane and Ronny Turiaf went up for the rebound, Nick Collison […]