The Timberwolves have head coach Rick Adelman back as they open up a six-game homestand tonight against the Los Angeles Clippers. Adelman missed the last 11 games to be with his ailing wife. The T’wolves went just 2-and-9 with assistant coach Terry Porter leading the team and have lost four in-a-row entering tonight’s 7pm contest. They sit at 17-and-24 overall. The Clippers are 33-and-13.
The Timberwolves have signed forward Mickael Gelabale and center Chris Johnson to a second 10-day contract. Gelabale has appeared in five games with the T’wolves this season, averaging 7.8 points and 3.6 rebounds in 21.8 minutes of action. Johnson is averaging 9.2 points and 3.8 rebounds in 17.2 minutes over five games.