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Derrick Williams is looking notably slimmed down. Said he weighs in around 235 -- about 10 pounds lower than his college weight at Arizona. Credited some of weight loss to offseason jaw surgery
In reverse to Derrick Williams, Chris Johnson said he's up 20 pounds, focused on heavily on long-term conditioning in offseason.
Gorgui Dieng on shot blocking: "When I first got to college I had bad, bad timing." Said transformation started thanks to Louisville coach Rick Pitino
Wolves rookie Gorgui Dieng: "I think I'm ready. I think I belong here. I'm ready to contribute."
We're on the key stretch: Waiting for Rick Adelman at the podium, Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio are up after him
Given the uncertainty of his wife's health, Rick Adelman said "It really took quite a long time" to make decision whether or not to come back this season.
Adelman said he came to Minnesota in hopes of changing the culture of the team: "Last year I really thought we were on that direction until everything happened to the team ... We have the potential to be so much better offensively. "
Adelman on what his starting-5 will be: Rubio, Kevin Martin, Kevin Love, Pekovic. Said three spot is up for grabs, mentioned Corey Brewer on first thought
Adelman said he has no sense how long Chase Budinger (knee) will be out. Will know more after Budinger's visit with Dr. Andrews.
Adelman on relationship Flip Saunders: "I'm still going to make the final decision on the team, but I want his input. I think it's going to be great having Flip around"
Adelman on going after Kevin Martin in free agency: "Anyone who could make a shot could have helped us."
Kevin Love deflecting any questions about last year: "Last year is last year"
Love: "I think we say it every year, but I feel it more this year: We have to be the team that hits first."
Kevin Love to Sid, who is currently eating a sandwich: "Of anybody here, I've missed you the most."
"The hand is good." -- Kevin Love
So I take he doesn't want to talk about last year: After his fourth "last year is last year" quote, Kevin Love: "I've never been more excited about playing basketball and stop hearing about last year."
Corey Brewer up next: "It's starting to feel real ... I'm excited to get good"
Corey Brewer: "Shabazz is going to be good eventually"
Corey Brewer on being back in Minnesota: "We weren't very good when I was here, but then again I wasn't very good."