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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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Moving NBA All-Star Game was a business decision, commissioner says

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday that moving the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte was a difficult decision but one that was ultimately driven by business. He also said he personally wasn't in favor of having it in North Carolina in 2017 because of House Bill 2, which the league has said it finds discriminatory against the LGBT community.

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Friends, family honor memory of Braden Edgar at memorial

Puyallup Lacrosse Club coach Steve Allen speaks Wednesday night during a candlelight vigil in South Hill in memory of Braden Edgar, a 14-year-old team member killed in a car crash.
Kenny Ocker kocker@thenewstribune.com
Friends, family honor memory of Braden Edgar at memorial 1:06

Friends, family honor memory of Braden Edgar at memorial

Cascade Christian's speed, athletes have it planning for postseason 2:28

Cascade Christian's speed, athletes have it planning for postseason

South Sound QB competition -- Sumner 1:39

South Sound QB competition -- Sumner

Human remains found at Gig Harbor construction site 1:58

Human remains found at Gig Harbor construction site