Share TweetDwyane Wade was back in the starting lineup on Saturday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves after missing the last two games for the Miami Heat.
The NBA’s 10 Best BackcourtsUpdated Dec 6 (yesterday) Share TweetInjuries and underwhelming play have completely changed the dynamics of this list. You’re used to seeing backcourts like the Deron Williams-Joe Johnson duo in Brooklyn or the Steve Nash-Kobe Bryant tandem in Los Angeles or Oklahoma City’s pair in Russel…
Love leaves team to mourn grandmother's passingUpdated Dec 5 (2 days ago) Share TweetMinnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has left the team to mourn the passing of his maternal grandmother.Source: nba.com
Mexico City Smoke-Out Only Second Strangest Delay In Spurs HistoryUpdated Dec 5 (3 days ago) Share TweetThe NBA's "Global Games" are off to a hilarious start. I mean, it wasn't funny for the 22,000 Mexico City fans who didn't get a chance to watch the Spurs and Timberwolves thanks to the arena filling up with smoke, but images like Tony Parker m…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetThe NBA’s planned Spurs-Wolves game in Mexico City tonight hit a bit of a snag when a fire from an outside generator led to smoke billowing into the arena. Everyone has been evacuated from the stadium and the team buses have left because the NBA just ca…Share TweetThe game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves has been postponed because of smoky conditions inside the Mexico City arena, according to multiple reports.
90 NBA Players Reveal Their Favorite Pregame MusicUpdated Dec 4 (4 days ago) Share TweetGo into any locker room in the NBA… actually, go into any locker room in the country and you’ll hear some Meek Mill. Some Jigga. Some Drake. Music and basketball. The NBA and hip-hop. It all goes together. With the season in full swing, we figured it wa…
The NBA’s Eastern Conference Isn’t This Bad, They’re Just InjuredUpdated Dec 3 (5 days ago) Share TweetWe’re more than a month into the 2013-14 NBA season and the Eastern Conference is about as top heavy as it gets. Aside from Indiana (16-2), Miami (14-3) and the Wiz (9-9), no team is at .500 or above. Consequently, 12 teams in the West are at .500 or be…
How did the Wolves fare in sleeved jerseys? Not bad!Updated Dec 3 (5 days ago) Share TweetRubio looks slick in his sleeved jersey…but do the shirts restrict the shooting motion? On Monday’s episode of The Starters (Mondays-Fridays at 5 pm CST on NBA TV!), host J.E. Skeets posed the challenge (paraphrased) “Someone should take a look at how t…Source: howlintwolf.com
The NBA’s 10 Best FrontcourtsUpdated Dec 2 (6 days ago) Share TweetThe NBA has evolved into an athletic, perimeter-heavy league. While this type of emphasis can excite the audience with spectacular plays, strong froncourts are still the belly of the beast for many teams. Teams that boast dominant frontcourts are a forc…
Wolves run out of gas, lose to Thunder 113-103Updated Dec 2 (6 days ago) Share TweetKevin Durant is a superstar The Thunder are just a bunch of bullies. Well, not really, other than maybe Kendrick Perkins, they’re just really good at flexing their muscles at the right time in front of the right crowd to take their moment and, ultimatel…Source: howlintwolf.comShare TweetLast night, the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the visiting Minnesota Timberwolves 113-103, behind a spectacular all-around effort from Kevin Durant. He notched his fourth career triple-double, scoring 32 points, grabbing 10 rebounds and dishing a caree…
Timberpups Weekly Preview 2014 – Week 6Updated Dec 2 (6 days ago) Share TweetSetting the stage: After two tough weeks of games with a number of back to back series, the Timberwolves enter Week 6 under the .500 mark with a 9-10 record. They are looking at a pretty soft schedule this week … but only in terms of the number of games…Source: timberpups.comShare TweetAfter Saturday night’s win in Dallas to bring the team back to .500, the Pups were right back at it on Sunday night to take on the Thunder. Going into Sunday’s game the Thunder were an impressive 11-3 on the season and a perfect 8-0 at home. No changes …Source: timberpups.comShare TweetThe Lakers won't have future Hall of Famers Kobe Bryant or Steve Nash back for tonight's game against the visiting Trail Blazers, but their returns might not be far off, coach Mike D'Antoni revealed before the game. Bryant, who underwent surgery for a t…Source: nba.comShare TweetThe Minnesota Timberwolves entered Saturday’s game against the Dallas Mavericks hoping to put the stop to a recent six-game-road-skid, which they did; 112-106. Vince Carter, unlike the team’s matchup earlier this month in Minnesota, was in-uniform for t…
Kevin Love With Another Grand Outlet Pass To Corey BrewerUpdated Nov 30 Share TweetThe Minnesota Timberwolves overcame another hot shooting night from Dirk Nowitzki and Monta Ellis to grab a 112-106 victory at American Airlines Center in Dallas. Kevin Love led a balanced attack with 21 points and 11 rebounds. Despite the double-double…
Wolves upend Mavs, end 3-game losing skidUpdated Nov 30 Share TweetKevin Martin had 27 points with some key baskets late, Kevin Love had his usual double-double and the Minnesota Timberwolves snapped a three-game losing streak with a 112-106 victory at Dallas on Saturday night.Source: ESPN.com
Minnesota is selling home tunnel tickets with an ad offering fans a chance to high-five Miami Heat starsUpdated Nov 29 Share TweetThe Minnesota Timberwolves are one of the league’s most entertaining teams even when the squad is losing, and even when Ricky Rubio is on the bench. Kevin Love’s MVP-level start to the season and Rick Adelman’s always-intriguing offense make this team a…Source: yahoo.com
LeBron Falls Short Of Triple-DoubleDec 7LeBron James scored 21 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and dished out 8 assists in the Heat's 103-82 win over the Wolves.
Game In Mexico City PostponedDec 4The Spurs and Timberwolves game in Mexico City has been postponed due to a generator malfunction at the Mexico City Arena.
Impact of Postponing GameDec 4Tim Legler on how postponing the Spurs-Timberwolves game will impact the NBA's future in Mexico.
Spurs-Timberwolves PreviewDec 3Antonio Davis previews the Spurs' trip to Mexico City to face the Timberwolves.
NBA: The new Kobe Bryant against the old Kobe BryantDec 7For the first time in his career, we will be judging Kobe Bryant against himself.
Ian Thomsen: Failures in New York prove you can't buy success in NBADec 6Commissioner David Stern loves to see the Knicks and other big-market teams go deep into the playoffs -- that has always been the suspicion of small-market teams and their fans. But I'm not so sure that point of view exists this year.
NBA: Carmelo Anthony will do what's best for MeloDec 6The Knicks can count on one thing: Melo will do what's best for Melo.
Houston Rockets put Omer Asik on trade blockDec 6The Houston Rockets are telling rival teams that they intend to trade disgruntled center Omer Asik by Dec. 19, according to sources familiar with the team's plans.