beat, has had his stock of defeat-oriented phrases almost exhausted by
Minnesota recording the NBA’s second-worst record, Brittson told his
fellow reporters Wednesday. "Well, Nets 92, T-Wolves 88—there goes
‘Hunted To Extinction,’" said Brittson, crossing the phrase off a list
that once included "Roadkill," "Defanged," "Wolf’s Bane," and even
"Pelted!" before the dismal season began to take its toll…
together some absurd dunks in Minnesota’s practice facility with the
help of Rashad McCants and others, it’s hard to imagine Green not
executing at least one crazy dunk.
ridiculous dunk this pair of eyes has ever seen. First, he lined up on
the baseline at the 3-point line. After surveying the ceiling, Green
threw the ball off a column at least 40 feet in the air, sprinted to
the middle of the floor as the ball bounced off diagonally, rose into
the air, caught the ball with one hand and drove it through the hoop.
hopeless 5-34 start. Now, just as quickly, the young Timberwolves are
back in the tank. They have lost five in a row heading into the
All-Star break, the latest a 25-point thumping at the hands of the Los
Angeles Lakers that showed just how much work is yet to be done.
asked about what he planned on doing during with his time off. "Try to
reset our minds. Try to comeback and win, simply."
Break). They call it the halfway point but we’re almost 60 percent
through… The break will do us good. It comes at a good time for us.
We just need to get that spark back after this break. We didn’t have
the belief that we could win this game tonight."