after an intense practice that lasted nearly three hours. "Him coming
in today and not being able to do anything? That was a little bit of a
shock. I have the concern of, how ready will he be?"
the floor during summer league in Las Vegas. Foye played extensively in
the Wolves’ first preseason game, then only seven minutes against
Boston. He returned to practice days before the preseason finale, then
played 16 minutes in that game, a victory over Milwaukee. Foye took
part in Sunday’s scrimmage at Target Center but fell awkwardly on the
"I’ve never had a contract. If I don’t want to come in tomorrow, I
won’t come in. We’ve always had a handshake deal. That’s the way it’s
I’m a big, big fan of KG. That’s a HUGE loss for them, first and
foremost, but in the same breath, I’m happy for KG that he gets a
chance to win now. I mean, gimme a break: He did everything he could
for that team every year, and it wasn’t enough. He’s a big loss for
them, but they got a ton of young talent now. Randy Foye, I like him a
lot. Al Jefferson’s gonna be a stud. I like Sebastian; he’s quick and
has got all those moves…
season, the May draft lottery and college point guards such as O.J.
Mayo and Derrick Rose.
the possibility of signing 13-year veteran Juwan Howard to improve
their depth before Wednesday’s season opener against the Dallas
"I still think it’s second to the West," Buckner said. "Until they
prove they can do on a consistent basis, the West still is the cream of
the crop. Whoever comes out of the West will be hands down the favorite
to win the championship. That’s just how I feel. I’ve been in the West
a long time and I’ve seen it. Since Michael left the Bulls, the East
hasn’t been the same."