Minnesota Timberwolves


The Wizards are in their worst funk of the season, with internal bickering and health issues starting to overtake them.


A first-time slam-dunk champion will be crowned at NBA All-Star weekend next month after the four-man field was announced Tuesday night.


Paul Pierce hasn't done much in the last four days because of a big right toe injury that put him out of Wizards' last game and unable to fully practice.


Since Nene has returned from a recurring soft-tissue injury to his right foot, he has been on a minutes restriction as a reserve.