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Brandon would not have come back, I don’t think, if he felt deep down that he couldn’t return to a level of play at or near where he once was,” Timberwolves basketball boss David Kahn said.

That level, though, is yet to be defined.

“The NBA season is long and it’s grueling, regardless of injury, so we’re going to have to be smart, but I feel great,” Roy said. “And again, I’m not going to put a cap on anything that I can do.”

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