Kent Youngblood

Kent Youngblood

Reporter | Pro Sports
Phone: 612-673-4365
Kent Youngblood is a general assignment reporter. He writes most often about the Timberwolves and Wild.

Recent content from Kent Youngblood

Pekovic struggling to fit in

Wolves center Nikola Pekovic has not yet found his spot in the offense this young NBA season.

Updated: November 08, 2013, - 12:05 PM

Success is just starting for Penn State's Belton

Penn State running back Bill Belton is starting to look as if his transition from receiver is complete.

Updated: November 07, 2013, - 06:33 AM

In a game of runs, Wolves get run over by Golden State

Klay Thompson scored 19 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter to boost Golden State to victory.

Updated: November 07, 2013, - 06:22 AM

Turiaf fractures elbow; no surgery

Timberwolves backup center Ronny Turiaf has a radial head fracture in his right elbow. He will be re-evaluated next week to establish an approximate timetable for his return.

Updated: November 03, 2013, - 06:08 PM

Martin learned valuable lessons in season with Thunder

The new Timberwolves guard says a “family-type” atmosphere goes a long way.

Updated: November 01, 2013, - 01:11 PM

Williams' time will come, says Adelman

Wolves coach Rick Adelman had a couple things to say about Derrick Williams. First, the third-year forward will get his...

Updated: November 01, 2013, - 12:10 AM

Martin's shots fall when needed most by Wolves

Kevin Martin did what he was signed to do in the Wolves season opener — close out a game

Updated: October 31, 2013, - 07:30 AM

Adelman quickly climbs ranks of Wolves coaches

Rick Adelman’s NBA coaching career, which began as an assistant in Portland, predates the Wolves franchise by six years. He is already on the verge of becoming the second-most tenured coach in franchise history behind Flip Saunders.

Updated: October 30, 2013, - 12:20 AM

Punchy Wolves ready to get on with regular season

Wolves coach Rick Adelman knows his team, tired of practicing, is ready to finally play a game that matters. Nonetheless,...

Updated: October 29, 2013, - 06:51 AM

Gophers men, women hold basketball media day

The restlessness was evident in both the players’ bumps and bruises and their words Monday at a Gophers media day...

Updated: October 28, 2013, - 09:07 PM

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