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James Herbert

Newsdesk Contributor

Bio: James Herbert loves basketball more than is healthy. He writes for Hardwood Paroxysm, produces HoopSpeak Live and wishes he was Steve Nash. He has a pet rat named after diminutive point guard Jerome Randle.

MOST RECENT POSTS

London Olympics 2012: Timberwolves' Kirilenko, Shved And Russian Team To Face Brazil

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New Russian Timberwolves Andrei Kirilenko and Alexey Shved will go up against Brazil on Thursday morning in London.

Golden Gophers' Rodney Williams Speaks From Howard Pulley Pro City League

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The Minnesota Golden Gophers' Rodney Williams is looking to improve his three-point shot so he can play some small forward, he says.

Vikings Training Camp: Jared Allen Says There's No Rivalry Between Him And Matt Kalil

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The Vikings' Jared Allen said Wednesday that he doesn't have any sort of rivalry with rookie Matt Kalil.

John Carlson Injury: Vikings Think It Could Have Been Much Worse

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The Minnesota Vikings' John Carlson sprained his knee on Tuesday and he's lucky that the injury wasn't more severe.

London Olympics 2012: U.S. Women's Basketball Team Blows Out Turkey, Remains Undefeated

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The United States women's basketball team remains undefeated at the Olympics with a win over Turkey.

London Olympics 2012: Kevin Love And U.S. Basketball Team To Face Tunisia

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The Wolves' Kevin Love scored 14 points in 14 minutes in his first game at the Olympics. His second is Tuesday against Tunisia.

London Olympics 2012: Russian Timberwolves Andrei Kirilenko And Alexey Shved Face China On Tuesday

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Minnesota Timberwolves Alexey Shved and Andrei Kirilenko, representing Russia at the Olympics, will face China at 4:00 a.m. ET.

Twins Vs. White Sox Final Score: Twins Get Walk-Off Win In Game 1

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The Twins eked out a a 7-6 win against Chicago on Monday night, thanks to a walk-off sac fly from Jamey Carroll.

Vikings Training Camp: Percy Harvin Jams Finger, Is OK

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For a second, it looked like Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin had himself a hand injury. Turns out he just jammed a finger.

Olympic Rowing 2012: St. Paul's Megan Kalmoe And U.S. Advance To Final In London

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Minnesota's Megan Kalmoe and the U.S. rowing team advanced to the finals on Monday in London.

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