possibility, vice president of basketball operations Kevin McHale said
Thursday, "No, no. Buck’s been great."
individual work. Wittman said Foye and Telfair are doubtful for games
today at Indiana and Saturday at Milwaukee. Forward Ryan Gomes returned
to practice Thursday. He had been sidelined since injuring his left
ankle Monday during an exhibition game in Memphis.
that night’s matchup. It’s a practice he said he expects to continue to
start the season, and probably beyond.
Chaska resident, former NBA guard and current Minnesota Timberwolves’
Assistant General Manager Fred Hoiberg will headline a program designed
to raise awareness for congenital heart defects and the Adult
Congenital Heart Association (ACHA)…
Wittman’s broader point is that there aren’t really five positions in
the NBA these days. As Wittman puts it, aside from point guards,
"You’ve got wing guys and power guys." Smith, of course, is a power
guy. And the idea that he should play further from the basket with
Ratliff on the floor is evidently not one endorsed by Wittman.