A season of frustration for Adelman, Timberwolves

The Associated Press
A season of frustration for Adelman, Timberwolves
.

View gallery

Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Rick Adelman, left, and guard Jose Barea react to an official's …

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Timberwolves end their season Wednesday night, and that could be the end of a coaching career that has spanned almost a quarter century.

Rick Adelman's contract has a mutual option for next season. If either side opts out in the next two weeks as expected, the Timberwolves will be looking for a new coach.

Adelman will be 68 in June and his wife has been treated for a seizure disorder the last two seasons.

Adelman has more than 1,000 victories. If this is the end, it was a frustrating one. The Timberwolves entered the season with playoff expectations but finished 10th in the West.

Adelman says he's never experienced anything like this season.

Sign up for Yahoo Fantasy Hockey
Sorry you didn't like this comment. Please provide a reason below.

Are you sure?
Rating failed. Try again.
Request failed. Try again.
We will promote constructive and witty comments to the top, so everyone sees them!
Sorry, we can’t load comments right now. Try again.
    • Warriors top Rockets for sixth straight win

      Warriors top Rockets for sixth straight win

      (The Sports Xchange) - Having already delivered convincing statements earlier this week by drubbing the Cavaliers and Thunder, the Warriors were quick to send the message on Friday that exacting revenge for a previous loss was a pressing priority. … More »

      Reuters - 3 hours ago
    • Nets look to add another road win against Hornets

      In the middle of a dark season, Friday night was a rare bright spot for the Brooklyn Nets. Brook Lopez and Bojan Bogdanovic scored 23 points each, leading seven players in double figures in a 143-114 rout of the New Orleans Pelicans that ended the … More »

      AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
    • NBA-Warriors top Rockets for 6th straight win

      Having already delivered convincing statements earlier this week by drubbing the Cavaliers and Thunder, the Warriors were quick to send the message on Friday that exacting revenge for a previous loss was a pressing priority. While All-Star Game … More »

      Reuters - 3 hours ago
    • Lakers snap 5-game skid but lose Russell

      Lakers snap 5-game skid but lose Russell

      Although Luke Walton resisted the urge to shout about it, the coach was clearly proud of what the Los Angeles Lakers can do when their crowded schedule allows them to have a couple of real practices. Lou Williams scored 27 points, Nick Young hit … More »

      AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
    • NBA-Highlights of Friday's NBA games

      Highlights of the National Basketball Association games on Friday: Warriors 125, Rockets 108 Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry took turns orchestrating the offense while the Golden State Warriors' collective length dominated defensively in a 125-108 … More »

      Reuters - 3 hours ago