Tonight, the Minnesota Timberwolves are taking on the Houston Rockets without their head coach Rick Adelman who is dealing with personal matters. Assistant coach and former player Terry Porter will take the helm in Adelman’s stead.
Terry Porter is well known as the point guard for the Portland Trail Blazers in the early 1990s, and to Dwight Howard, Porter is also well known as one of his favorite players to be in the classic video game NBA Jam:
Dwight Howard to Terry Porter: "I loved playing as you in NBA Jam." You know you're old when…
— Timberwolves PR (@Twolves_PR) February 11, 2014
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