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Minnesota signs Mo Williams
Mo Williams
Mo Williams has averaged 13.3 points and 4.9 assists per game over his career.
Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Minnesota Timberwolves signed veteran guard Mo Williams on Wednesday.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Williams was originally selected by the Jazz 47th overall in 2003 and has bounced around despite having a lot of success over his career. The 6-foot-1 combo guard has made two stops in Utah, along with stints in Milwaukee, Cleveland, Los Angeles and Portland.

Williams, 31, has averaged 13.3 points and 4.9 assists per game over his career. His best season came in 2008-09, when he earned an All-Star appearance playing next to LeBron James in Cleveland.  Full Story

Predicting the USA World Cup roster
By Jim Brighters, NBA Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The biggest news stemming from USA Basketball's summer practice is more about who left, or never came, than it is who is in the red, white and blue practice jerseys.

Aside from the progression of Derrick Rose, the major storylines following the Las Vegas practices were the departures of Blake Griffin and Kevin Love.

Reports are that Griffin has a small fracture in his back, so that's understandable. He's got a broken back. Kept Bruce Wayne down for months when Bane did it to him.

Love cited his ongoing and fluctuating situation as his reason for skipping the World Cup. Read between the lines and it's obvious Love bailed to avoid injury before he gets traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers.  Full Story