Saturday, April 28, 2007

Wolves Updates 4/28

From the Courier-Journal:
It'll be a grand night for mingling when the celebs and sports stars hit Louisville next week for the Grand Gala.

"Blade" star Wesley Snipes, Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Kevin Garnett, newly svelte Star Jones and actor-comedian Chris Tucker will attend the annual bash at the Galt House Hotel & Suites after Saturday's Kentucky Derby.

Fred Hoiberg was one of the players named to Iowa State Men's Basketball All-Century Team.

Stephen Litel has a new blog dedicated to the Wolves and the Lynx. His site has been nominated as best sports blog in the Blogger's Choice Awards. You can vote for it here.

Rick Rickert on playing in the NBA development league:
"I look at it this way: If you're a winner in a minor league system like this and you progress, NBA teams want winners," Rickert said.