Browsing Nikola Pekovic

Ricky Rubio is Stunned by the Nonsense Nikola Pekovic Says

Posted on 6 Nov, 2014, by in NBA

Maybe it was the win that got Nikola Pekovic giddy, but the Minnesota Timberwolves center made no sense when speaking to the media after beating the Brooklyn Nets, shocking/amusing Ricky Rubio who was sitting right next to him, not exactly sure what he was hearing. More

Minnesota Timberwolves – Too Young & Fast For the Old Brooklyn Nets

Posted on 6 Nov, 2014, by in NBA

What’s better to have in the NBA – youth or experience? Probably depends on the talent. The Brooklyn Nets have guys who used to be great, but not so much anymore. They allowed the Minnesota Timberwolves to slip away with a 98-91 road win, scoring the final nine points of the game in a very enjoyable performance from one of the most fun to watch teams in the league. More

NBA Rumors – Minnesota Timberwolves Trying to Trade Kevin Martin & Nikola Pekovic

Posted on 10 Aug, 2014, by in NBA

Some might call it tanking, others rebuilding. The Minnesota Timberwolves won’t be competing to make the playoffs next season, instead relying on young players while trying to offload of the expensive ones, which means looking for someone to trade Kevin Martin and Nikola Pekovic to. More

Minnesota Timberwolves – Don’t Count Them Out Just Yet

Posted on 4 Mar, 2014, by in NBA

As Kevin Love picked up his 50th double double of the season, the Minnesota Timberwolves find themselves once again above .500 this season, beating the Denver Nuggets 132-128 on the road, keeping their hopes of somehow making the playoffs alive. More

Minnesota Timberwolves Need More of This Ricky Rubio

Posted on 22 Jan, 2014, by in NBA

If the Minnesota Timberwolves are to break their postseason drought and make the playoffs, they’re going to need a lot more games such as the one Ricky Rubio brought in the 112-97 win over the Utah Jazz. There are better scorers than him on the team like Kevin Love and Kevin Martin, but he’s the one who makes it all work when he’s having a good day. More

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Minnesota Timberwolves – This is How Ricky Rubio Should Play

Posted on 2 Jan, 2014, by in NBA

The player that determines whether the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to be good or not is Ricky Rubio. In the 124-112 win over the New Orleans Pelicans, the Spainsh point guard had his best game of the season, and as a result everyone around him benefited. More

Minnesota Timberwolves – Kevin Love Great but Ricky Rubio Makes the Difference

Posted on 28 Dec, 2013, by in NBA

Few players in the NBA have the ability to pull off impressive stat lines quite like Kevin Love. The problem here is no matter who huge of a night he’s going to have, the Minnesota Timberwolves depend a lot more on Ricky Rubio having a good game than the player who just might be the best power forward in the NBA. More

Minnesota Timberwolves – Suddenly Stunning the Best Team in the West

Posted on 19 Dec, 2013, by in NBA

Well, the Portland Trail Blazers are no longer the best in the Western conference, as the tiresome route of playing four road games in five days became a bit too much in the end of their game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, succumbing to a near triple double from Kevin Love, leading his team back to .500 with the 120-109 win. More

Minnesota Timberwolves – Kevin Martin is Just What Kevin Love Needed

Posted on 9 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

The most annoying thing for Kevin Love while being a member of the Dream Team in the London Olympics was being the only one on the roster without a playoff appearance. The arrival of Kevin Martin and a healthy Ricky Rubio might be the biggest reasons why that is finally going to change. More

Thunder vs Timberwolves – Kevin Durant Can’t Look Any Worse

Posted on 2 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

The Minnesota Timberwolves, when healthy, look like a team that can make the playoffs, as Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio put on another double double show in a 100-81 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, who are going to have these kind of games as long as Russell Westbrook is out of the picture and Kevin Durant is forced to do more things than just score without having to worry about anything else. More