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Ricky Rubio ready to mentor Kris Dunn in Minnesota

When Tom Thibodeau and Scott Layden were hired to take over the Minnesota Timberwolves, the expectation within in the organization and around the NBA was that they were coming in to make significant changes to a franchise with the longest-running playoff drought in the league.

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Lindsay Whalen scored a season-high 24 points, Sylvia Fowles added 11 points and 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 92-80 on Sunday night.

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Raytown grad Tyronn Lue reflects on his NBA journey with the Cavs

Mexico, Mo., welcomed its conquering hero and favorite son, 1995 Raytown graduate Tyronn Lue, back home in style on Saturday at Mexico High. Lue coached the Cleveland Cavaliers to the 2016 NBA title and he reflected on the role Kansas City played in his incredible journey.
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Raytown grad Tyronn Lue reflects on his NBA journey with the Cavs 5:55

Raytown grad Tyronn Lue reflects on his NBA journey with the Cavs

KU coach Bill Self on NBA Draft: 'There's so much false hope' 1:37

KU coach Bill Self on NBA Draft: 'There's so much false hope'

Former NBA player Kermit Washington charged with fraud, identity theft, obstructing justice and interfering with IRS laws 4:11

Former NBA player Kermit Washington charged with fraud, identity theft, obstructing justice and interfering with IRS laws

Former KU star Brandon Rush on helping Warriors to NBA record 0:13

Former KU star Brandon Rush on helping Warriors to NBA record