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Timberwolves must rely on Roy but refrain from wear

November 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Brandon Roy’s balky knees have been holding up.
Now the Minnesota Timberwolves are truly going to put those valuable joints of his to the test. Continue Reading

Longtime friend convinced Brandon Roy to join Wolves

October 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

When Minnesota Timberwolves President David Kahn made his pitch to Brandon Roy, he had a glaring need at shooting guard for him to fill, an accomplished coach who could put Roy in the right positions on the floor and a two-year contract all on his side to woo the former All-Star.
He also had Will Conroy. Continue Reading

Roy says retirement was never final in his mind

July 31, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Brandon Roy’s retirement from the NBA last year wasn’t intended as a final decision. Continue Reading

Timberwolves bring Roy aboard, hope to add Batum

July 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Brandon Roy is on his way to Minnesota to start his comeback in the same place his career began seven years ago. If Nicolas Batum has his way, he’ll soon join his former Blazers teammate on the Timberwolves. Continue Reading

Timberwolves agree to terms with Batum, Roy

July 5, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Restricted free-agent Nicolas Batum has agreed to terms on an offer sheet with the Timberwolves and is hoping that the Portland Trail Blazers either do not match the offer or execute a sign-and-trade to get him to Minnesota, Batum’s agent told The Associated Press on Thursday night. Continue Reading

Reports: Brandon Roy to seek medical retirement

December 9, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

PORTLAND, Ore. The Trail Blazers will not discuss reports that All-Star guard Brandon Roy plans to seek medical retirement because of his knees. Continue Reading