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Timberwolves, Nemanja Bjelica Talking Deal

Timberwolves, Nemanja Bjelica Talking Deal

howlintwolf.com Updated Jun 29 (6 days ago)
Euroleague MVP Nemanja Bjelica and the Minnesota Timberwolves are discussing a deal and would bring the forward to the NBA for three years and something expected to be worth the around the full MLE ($5.305 mil/per year). The Timberwolves acquired Bjelic…
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  • Hummel Offered Qualifying Offer; Hamilton Not Offered

    Hummel Offered Qualifying Offer; Hamilton Not Offered

    howlintwolf.com Jun 29 (5 days ago)
    A couple of Timberwolves free agency news to report. The first being that Robbie Hummel will be back with the Timberwolves. Timberwolves have extended the qualifying offer to Robbie Hummel — Jon Krawczynski (@APkrawczynski) June 28, 2015 No real surpris…
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  • The Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Draft Grade …

    The Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Draft Grade …

    The draft history of the Minnesota Timberwolves has been, frankly, god awful since its inception. With the exclusion of less than a handful of B+ or greater picks, the Timberwolves have been a trainwreck on draft night more often than not. For the first…
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  • Timberwolves Special Draft Lights Up the Path to the Future

    Timberwolves Special Draft Lights Up the Path to the Future

    What a special night. In case you missed the action or live under a rock, let’s get you caught up quickly before I jump into my thoughts and analysis of how everything went down. The Minnesota Timberwolves were blessed with the first pick in the 2015 NB…
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  • Wolves introduce No. 1 pick Towns, fellow rookie Jones

    Wolves introduce No. 1 pick Towns, fellow rookie Jones

    nba.com Jun 26
    Jacqueline Cruz-Towns sat on a bench in the Minnesota Timberwolves' sparkling new practice facility, proudly wearing a Wolves hat on her head and a big smile on her face as she recalled a pre-draft visit her son Karl-Anthony made to Minneapolis last wee…
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  • Timberwolves acquire hometown kid Jones from Cavs

    Timberwolves acquire hometown kid Jones from Cavs

    nba.com Jun 26
    The Minnesota Timberwolves have acquired hometown kid Tyus Jones from the Cleveland Cavaliers for two second-round draft picks.
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  • Timberwolves select Towns with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

    Timberwolves select Towns with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

    The Minnesota Timberwolves got their man in the middle. The Lakers got a playmaking partner for Kobe Bryant.
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  • NBA Draft 2015 & Timberwolves Draft Party

    NBA Draft 2015 & Timberwolves Draft Party

    The 2015 NBA Draft is set to begin at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York tonight with coverage beginning at 6:00 pm. Currently many are heading towards the Target Center here in Minneapolis, Minnesota to attend tonight’s highly anticipated Timber…
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  • Timberwolves, Celtics Talk Trade for Anthony Bennett, Draft Pic…

    Timberwolves, Celtics Talk Trade for Anthony Bennett, Draft Picks

    Per a league source, Minnesota Timberwolves have discussed trading Anthony Bennett, Nos. 31 and 38 to the Boston Celtics for pick No. 28. — Jake Fischer (@JakeLFischer) June 24, 2015 Correction: The discussed Wolves-Celtics is Anthony Bennett, Nos. 31 a…
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  • Timberwolves GM Milt Newton knows exactly where his team is pic…

    Timberwolves GM Milt Newton knows exactly where his team is picking in the draft (Video)

    yahoo.com Jun 24
    Milt Newton is a respected basketball lifer, and the general manager of a Minnesota Timberwolves team that will work with the top overall pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] On Tuesday …
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  • Future Timberwolves: Frank Kaminsky

    Future Timberwolves: Frank Kaminsky

    Welcome to HTW Draft Central. In an offseason as important as ever, the Wolves hold the number one overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. We’re going to evaluate who the potential candidates are for that pick and break them down one step at a time. Visit b…
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  • 2015 NBA Mock Draft: This year’s draft has average potential st…

    2015 NBA Mock Draft: This year’s draft has average potential start p…

    This year’s draft has average potential start power, but lots of depth and a number of question marks. Jahlil Okafor, Karl-Anthony Towns, and D’Angelo Russell headline the draft as three of the best freshmen from last year’s NCAA season. Next, Kristaps …
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  • 2015 NBA Draft shopping list: Northwest Division

    2015 NBA Draft shopping list: Northwest Division

    yahoo.com Jun 23
    What should teams look for in Thursday's draft? Our shopping list details the projections and needs of all 30 squads. Minnesota Timberwolves 2014-15 Finish: 16-66, last in West 1st Round Picks: No. 1 2nd Round Picks: No. 31 and No. 36 It’s weird to say …
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  • Karl-Anthony Towns: 'No promise' from Wolves

    Karl-Anthony Towns: 'No promise' from Wolves

    Karl-Anthony Towns has heard his name connected to the Timberwolves for the upcoming NBA draft for more than a month now, with the Kentucky big man seemingly destined to land in Minnesota on Thursday night.
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  • Potential top pick Towns works out for Timberwolves

    Potential top pick Towns works out for Timberwolves

    nba.com Jun 20
    Kentucky big man Karl-Anthony Towns worked out for the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday, less than a week before the Wolves pick first in the NBA Draft.
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  • Cavs Not the Only Team Burned by Chef Curry

    Cavs Not the Only Team Burned by Chef Curry

    Hey! Did you know that the Timberwolves passed on Steph Curry so that they could draft Jonny Flynn? I say this sarcastically of course. Every major-market analyst to ever cover a Wolves game enjoys pointing this out every ten minutes, and the envious ou…
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  • 2015 HTW Mock Draft 1.0

    2015 HTW Mock Draft 1.0

    The writers of HTW assumed the general managing duties of the NBA teams from the first round of the NBA Draft. Below is the first of two mock drafts leading up to June 25. Jonah: A lot has gone in to the drama of the Wolves and the first pick already. S…
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  • Adam Silver plans to put off lottery reform for at least one mo…

    Adam Silver plans to put off lottery reform for at least one more year

    yahoo.com Jun 4
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- When the Minnesota Timberwolves select first in this June's NBA draft, they will do so with full knowledge that they earned it. While plenty of teams embraced losing throughout the 2014-15 season, none reached the level of futility of…
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  • Future Timberwolves: Justise Winslow

    Future Timberwolves: Justise Winslow

    Offense: Winslow has an NBA-ready body with athleticism in excess, possessing a quick first step and tremendous bounce that makes him a fastbreak waiting to happen. His speed in the open floor was on another level in college, making him a threat to go c…
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  • Future Timberwolves: Willie Cauley-Stein

    Future Timberwolves: Willie Cauley-Stein

    Offense: It’s unfortunate for Cauley-Stein that this article has to start with his offense, because that is not where he’s going to make his money. In his three seasons at Kentucky, WCS averaged about six shot attempts per game, most of them being dunks…
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  • Future Timberwolves: Kristaps Porzingis

    Future Timberwolves: Kristaps Porzingis

    Welcome to HTW Draft Central. In an offseason as important as ever, the Wolves hold the number one overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. We’re going to evaluate who the potential candidates are for that pick and break them down one step at a time. Visit b…
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  • NBA’s Coaching Carousel, and My Displeasure Not Seeing the Timb…

    NBA’s Coaching Carousel, and My Displeasure Not Seeing the Timberwolves Involved

    I have a very terrible habit of regretting a lot of things in my life. Not all are a big deal. For example, my addiction to online clothes shopping has gotten me into trouble many times before and created that same feeling of, “What the hell was I think…
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  • Video - NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night 00:54

    NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night

    Mar 19
    Check out the top three plays from the night in the NBA, including Archie Goodwin's big dunk.
  • Video - Wolves Top Knicks In OT 00:58

    Wolves Top Knicks In OT

    Mar 19
    Kevin Martin, Zach LaVine, Andrew Wiggins and Gorgui Dieng combined to score 81 of the Timberwolves' 95 points in an overtime win over the Knicks.
  • Video - Ginobili Won't Be Rushed Back 00:36

    Ginobili Won't Be Rushed Back

    Mar 16
    ESPN NBA Insider Chris Broussard discusses why coach Gregg Popovich won't rush Manu Ginobili back, who sprained his right ankle during the Spurs' win over the Timberwolves.
  • Video - Ginobili Isn't Ready 00:11

    Ginobili Isn't Ready

    Mar 15
    As San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili was preparing for a free throw, the referee passed him the ball unexpectedly and it bounced and hit Ginobili in the face.

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