Mar 05, 2013 01:50 EST
Dwyane Wade and LeBron James starred as the Miami Heat won a franchise record 15th consecutive game with a 97-81 win over a depleted Minnesota Timberwolves.
Feb 06, 2013 14:18 EST
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrei Kirilenko has been sidelined by a strained right quadriceps and was benched for the NBA team's game on Wednesday against San Antonio.
Jan 30, 2013 16:34 EST
Russian guard Alexey Shved, an NBA rookie guard with the Minnesota Timberwolves, was the only player from outside the United States named on Wednesday to the NBA Rising Stars Challenge.
Jan 23, 2013 18:05 EST
Even without Asian-American star Jeremy Lin, the New York Knicks are the most valuable franchise in the NBA at $1.1 billion, according to a list released on Wednesday by Forbes magazine.
Jan 22, 2013 14:42 EST
The Cleveland Cavaliers, with the NBA's second-worst record, received some help from Memphis on Tuesday in a trade deal that will save the Grizzlies some money.
Jan 14, 2013 19:11 EST
San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili could be out for up to two weeks with a hamstring injury, the National Basketball Association team announced Monday.
Jan 05, 2013 20:12 EST
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has broken a bone in his right hand, the same hand that was broken during the NBA pre-season.
Dec 29, 2012 22:14 EST
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Brandon Roy said he's determined to pursue his return to the NBA, despite a setback in his recovery from knee surgery.
Dec 20, 2012 23:30 EST
Kevin Love scored 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Minnesota over Oklahoma City 99-93 on Thursday, snapping the Thunder's team-record 12-game NBA win streak.
Dec 20, 2012 18:51 EST
Minnesota swingman Josh Howard, injured last week in a victory over New Orleans, was waived by the Timberwolves on Thursday after an MRI exam revealed a season-ending right knee injury.
Dec 19, 2012 00:09 EST
Miami blew open a close contest with a 17-6 run in the fourth quarter as they beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 103-92 behind a 24-point performance from Dwyane Wade.
Dec 16, 2012 01:15 EST
Montenegro's Nikola Pekovic scored a game-high 21 points and grabbed nine rebounds to spark Minnesota over Dallas 114-106 in overtime as Ricky Rubio made a triumphant return.
Nov 29, 2012 00:15 EST
The Minnesota Timberwolves said that Spanish guard Ricky Rubio, battling back from a knee injury that cut short his NBA rookie season, has been cleared to take part in full-contact training.
Nov 28, 2012 23:57 EST
A tough day for the Houston Rockets ended with an NBA loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Nov 18, 2012 22:35 EST
The Minnesota Timberwolves' Spanish point guard Ricky Rubio is progressing in his return from the knee injury that cut short his rookie NBA season, coach Rick Adelman said.
Nov 11, 2012 00:34 EST
Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale has taken an indefinite leave of absence to attend to a family matter, leaving assistant Kelvin Sampson to guide Jeremy Lin and his young team-mates.
Nov 06, 2012 11:57 EST
Russian guard Alexey Shved is making a strong impact three games into his NBA career, coming off the bench to help rally the Minnesota Timberwolves over host Brooklyn 107-96 for a 2-1 start to the season.
Oct 17, 2012 17:51 EDT
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love suffered a broken right hand during a Wednesday morning workout and will be sidelined for six to eight weeks, the NBA club announced.
Aug 12, 2012 08:26 EDT
NBA-bound Alexey Shved scored 13 of his game-high 25 points in the fourth quarter to power Russia over Argentina 81-77 on Sunday to win the Olympic men's basketball bronze medal game.
Aug 08, 2012 13:20 EDT
Russia will have the chance to play for an Olympic medal for the first time since the breakup of the Soviet Union after beating Lithuania 83-74 Wednesday to reach the men's basketball semi-finals.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Team colors||Blue, Black, Silver, Green, White|
|General manager||David Kahn|
|Head coach||Kurt Rambis|
|D-League affiliate||Sioux Falls Skyforce|
|Division titles||1 (2004)|