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Ricky Rubio Never Talked To Kevin Love About His Future

Ricky Rubio Never Talked To Kevin Love About His Future

dimemag.com Updated 8 hours ago
Kevin Love made it clear earlier this summer he would not re-sign with the Minnesota Timberwolves next summer when he had the option to opt out. It put the team in a position where they needed to trade him, which eventually ended up in a pretty good dea…
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  • Redesign or Rebrand: What Should Wolves Do?

    Redesign or Rebrand: What Should Wolves Do?

    howlintwolf.com Sep 12 (4 days ago)
    Yesterday, I worked on a new court design for the Timberwolves, after seeing Zach Lowe rank them 26th in his Definitive NBA Court Design Rankings on Grantland. He made a strong case for its low rankings, but I took it a step further, suggesting the curr…
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  • A New Home Court Advantage

    A New Home Court Advantage

    howlintwolf.com Sep 11 (4 days ago)
    The Timberwolves have always been a little different. Perhaps that’s why I’ve always been drawn to their quirks, like the rare three-syllable nickname, the original, albeit unique blue-green color palette as well as the variations of the logo, from the …
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  • Reviewing The Sam Hinkie Era In Philadelphia

    Reviewing The Sam Hinkie Era In Philadelphia

    dimemag.com Sep 4
    It seems as though Sam Hinkie is almost done stripping down the team he took over after the 2012-13 NBA season. With Thaddeus Young officially traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves, the only player remaining on the Philadelphia 76ers roster, who was also…
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  • Timberwolves in Spain; FIBA Ball, Baby

    Timberwolves in Spain; FIBA Ball, Baby

    After today, the pool play round of FIBA’s World Cup in Spain will come to a close. There were plenty of surprises throughout pool play, including some scares for the USA, but I’ve been keeping my eye on how the international Timberwolves prospects have…
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  • Wolves’ Gorgui Dieng Helps Senegal Upset Croatia, Continues FIB…

    Wolves’ Gorgui Dieng Helps Senegal Upset Croatia, Continues FIBA Beast Mode

    dimemag.com Sep 2
    The big news in the FIBA World Cup — besides Spain’s domination of a very good Brazil team, turning them into the hometown favorites after America’s sloppy performance against Turkey — has been the play of ‘Wolves center Gorgui Dieng for surprising Sene…
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  • Wolves set ticket record after Love trade

    Wolves set ticket record after Love trade

    ESPN.com nba.com Aug 30
    The Minnesota Timberwolves haven't made the playoffs in 10 years and just traded the face of their franchise so he can go chase a championship with LeBron James in Cleveland.
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  • Watch Andrew Wiggins’ New Ad For BioSteel: “Stay True To Your R…

    Watch Andrew Wiggins’ New Ad For BioSteel: “Stay True To Your Roots”

    dimemag.com Aug 28
    Despite getting traded before he’s even played an NBA game, Andrew Wiggins was still the No. 1 pick in this summer’s NBA draft, and he’s expected to be the primary building block for a young, exciting ‘Wolves team next season. Despite all that’s happene…
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  • Glen Taylor spews sour grapes, bashes Kevin Love

    Glen Taylor spews sour grapes, bashes Kevin Love

    Glen Taylor has a thing against former Wolves stars named ‘Kevin,’ and he’s made that public information. For the second time after trading the team’s superstar player away, the disgruntled Wolves owner had some choice words about the former star’s abil…
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  • Kevin Love on Glen Taylor's pithy comments: 'He should be focus…

    Kevin Love on Glen Taylor's pithy comments: 'He should be focusing on the players that he just received'

    yahoo.com Aug 27
    It didn’t quite rank up there with the pathetic litany of excuses David Kahn tossed out after he was let go as Minnesota Timberwolves general manager after four excruciating seasons, but Glen Taylor’s unfortunate work in Tuesday’s news conference introd…
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  • Love Responds To Former Owner’s Critique: “Emotions Are Definit…

    Love Responds To Former Owner’s Critique: “Emotions Are Definitely Running High”

    After the deal sending Kevin Love to Cleveland was completed last weekend with former No. 1 pick’s Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett heading to Minnesota along with Philly’s Thaddeus Young in the three-team swap, Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor kicked a…
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  • Wolves Owner Questions If Going To Cleveland Is Good For Kevin …

    Wolves Owner Questions If Going To Cleveland Is Good For Kevin Love

    If you’re like us, you thought the public mismanagement of the Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves and Cleveland Cavaliers ended once the deal finally became official last weekend. But that’s proven wishful thinking. ‘Wolves …
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  • Wiggins, new Wolves receive warm welcome

    Wiggins, new Wolves receive warm welcome

    nba.com Aug 26
    Andrew Wiggins spent the previous month seemingly in hiding, side-stepping questions about a trade that was all but finished and coming to the realization he was not going to be teammates with LeBron James.
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  • Report: Saunders Has Confidence In Bennett, Says He’s “Rotation…

    Report: Saunders Has Confidence In Bennett, Says He’s “Rotation-Type Player”

    The narrative of Anthony Bennett’s rookie season was never fair. As the top choice of a historically weak draft that was bothered by multiple health maladies before and during his debut campaign, the odds were always stacked against him to meet expectat…
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  • Kevin Love’s Legacy

    Kevin Love’s Legacy

    On February 8th, 2008, Kevin Garnett made a memorable entrance into the Target Center. This time was different, however. In street clothes, the anointed Big Ticket stepped foot onto the floor as a member of the Boston Celtics, his first time there not a…
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  • Timberwolves turn page on Kevin Love era

    Timberwolves turn page on Kevin Love era

    nba.com Aug 24
    Everyone knew the Minnesota Timberwolves needed to trade Kevin Love.
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  • Joel Embiid Has Big Aspirations For Former Teammate Andrew Wigg…

    Joel Embiid Has Big Aspirations For Former Teammate Andrew Wiggins

    dimemag.com Aug 24
    Apparently Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid can use his Twitter feed for more than humorous romantic escapades. In wake of Andrew Wiggins being officially traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves, Embiid took to social media to share his big aspiration…
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  • Video - Mint Condition: NBA Rookies Generating Buzz 03:03

    Mint Condition: NBA Rookies Generating Buzz

    Sep 3
    Panini's Jim Stefano breaks down the NBA rookies, including Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine, creating buzz in the trading card market.
  • Video - Love's Response To Taylor 01:27

    Love's Response To Taylor

    Aug 27
    New Cavaliers forward Kevin Love tells Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor to focus on his own team.
  • Video - Ibaka Dominates The Court 00:25

    Ibaka Dominates The Court

    Aug 26
    Serge Ibaka blocked Andres Nocioni's layup and threw down a nice alley-oop from Ricky Rubio at the other end as the clock wound down in the fourth quarter of Spain's blowout win over Argentina.
  • Video - Love Officially A Cavalier 03:34

    Love Officially A Cavalier

    Aug 23
    Brian Windhorst breaks down the now-official, three-team trade that sends Kevin Love to Cleveland.

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