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The Timberwolves will officially introduce Rick Adelman as their new head coach next Wednesday. It also turns out Michael Beasley doesn't have a broken wrist. And Ricky Rubio didn't play very much in the Eurobasket championship game.
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The Timberwolves will officially introduce Rick Adelman as their new head coach next Wednesday. It also turns out Michael Beasley doesn't have a broken wrist. And Ricky Rubio didn't play very much in the Eurobasket championship game.

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Rick Adelman's starting five may look a lot like Kurt Rambis'. But rookies Ricky Rubio and Derrick Williams should give the new Timberwolves coach a stronger bench and more flexibility.

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Timberwolves head coach Rick Adelman is opening to using a smaller lineup featuring Kevin Love, Michael Beasley, and Derrick Williams. The trio provides a difficult match-up for opposing defenses, but they also create a defensive weakness that Adelman isn't very fond of.

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