Here are some links from around the Northwest Division tonight:
- Coach Rick Adelman is working with the ‘Wolves on expanding his offensive system, writes the Star Tribune’s Jerry Zgoda.
- Sports Illustrated’s Ben Golliver previews the Northwest Division and has the Timberwolves finishing fourth behind the (in order from top to bottom) Thunder, Nuggets, and Blazers, but in front of the Jazz.
- Thunder rookie Andre Roberson is making an impression with his defense and rebounding reports the Oklahoman’s Anthony Slater, despite star Kevin Durant admitting he had never heard of him before he was drafted.
- Pioneer Press scribe Bruce Brothers writes that the big challenge next season for Timberwolves guard J.J Barea is to get tougher.