Karl-Anthony Towns Tells Us About Kevin Garnett’s Work Ethic And Why ‘Stats Don’t Matter’
dimemag.com Updated Feb 4 (yesterday)
USA TODAY Sports This is just the beginning for Karl-Anthony Towns. With every soaring block, splashed jumper, and canny interior finish, it’s hard to believe that the Minnesota Timberwolves big man is just a rookie. He defies all expectations of what a…Share Tweet
yahoo.com Feb 4 (yesterday)The run-up 2016 dunk contest at All-Star Saturday Night in Toronto figures to be dominated by the player who eclipsed the field last year in Brooklyn. Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine will defend his 2015 title at the Verizon Slam Dunk at the Ai…Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 3 (yesterday)You’re probably supposed to take it easy on the Minnesota Timberwolves. The team was picked, after drafting yet another teenager at the top of the draft, by many to act as the worst team in the Western Conference. Of sadder concern was the loss of team …Share Tweet
Andrew Wiggins Drains A Fadeaway Over Kobe Bryant And Tells Mamba ‘I Got It From You’dimemag.com Feb 3 (2 days ago)For one night, at least, Kobe Bryant was his old self. The Los Angeles Lakers legend poured in 38 points on 7-of-11 shooting from beyond the arc while leading his woebegone team to a 119-115 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night. Mayb…Share Tweetdimemag.com Feb 3 (3 days ago)Subscribe to UPROXX Treasure moments like last night, Los Angeles Lakers fans. Kobe Bryant scored a season-high 38 points on 10-21 shooting (and a scorching 7-11 from the 3-point line) to lead the Lakers to victory at home over the Minnesota Timberwolve…Share Tweet
Garnett offers endorsement of interim coach Mitchellnba.com Feb 2 (3 days ago)As the losses keep piling up for the young Minnesota Timberwolves and the scrutiny increases on interim coach Sam Mitchell, franchise star Kevin Garnett is throwing his support behind his longtime friend.Share Tweetnba.com Feb 2 (3 days ago)The New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis and the Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in January. Each player earned the honor for the …Share Tweetdimemag.com Jan 28Subscribe to UPROXX Zach LaVine has had an up and down second season, but the young Timberwolves guard balled out against the Thunder on Wednesday evening. LaVine threw up 35 points on 14-17 from the field with an array of hotly contested jumpers. This …Share Tweet
Andrew Wiggins Euro-Steps Through Kevin Durant For The Two-Handed Flushdimemag.com Jan 27With the Minnesota Timberwolves up 82-80 over the Oklahoma City Thunder in the third quarter Wednesday night, Andrew Wiggins got loose on the fast-break, then put a nice Euro-step move on Kevin Durant before rising up for a monster jam.Share Tweetnba.com Jan 27The Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins, last season's Kia NBA Rookie of the Year, and teammate Karl-Anthony Towns, who has won two straight Kia NBA Western Conference Rookie of the Month awards, highlight the list of 20 players selected to play in t…Share Tweet
Minnesota's Mitchell challenges young Wolvesnba.com Jan 27In his first three months being coached by Sam Mitchell, Minnesota Timberwolves youngster Zach LaVine has endured it all. Position switches, benching, yelling, pushing, prodding, all methods Mitchell employs to mold a 20-year-old in his second season.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 25Coming off a lackluster effort in their first game after the firing of head coach David Blatt, the Cleveland Cavaliers expected bigger and better things in Game 2 of the Tyronn Lue era. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of baske…Share TweetMinnesota forward Kevin Garnett has been ruled out for the Timberwolves' game at Cleveland because of a sore right knee.Share Tweet
Where does Love fit in Cavs' offense?nba.com Jan 21For Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, being named an All-Star has become common place. As for Kevin Love, making the move from Minnesota Timberwolves franchise player to a Cleveland Cavaliers core member has placed his All-Star status on hold.Share Tweetnba.com Jan 20Mavericks leading scorer Dirk Nowitzki is missing Dallas' game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night because of fluid on the knee.Share Tweet
How Kevin Garnett Was Awarded Free Throws After Clotheslining Ryan Andersondimemag.com Jan 20Wily veteran Kevin Garnett continues to abuse opponents despite his advancing age. Not the abuse he unleashed during his MVP season with the Timberwolves in 2004, or his title-winning one with the Celtics in 2008. No, the type of abuse he reserves for D…Share Tweet
Why Kevin Durant Really Needs To Stop Blaming The Media For Overlooking The Thunderdimemag.com Jan 16USA TODAY Sports The Oklahoma City Thunder are 29-12 after stomping the Minnesota Timberwolves on ESPN Friday night, 113-93. Russell Westbrook notched a triple-double, and KD scored a team-high 21 to go with seven boards and six dimes. Despite how well …Share Tweet
Oh Look, Kevin Durant Is Complaining About The Media Againdeadspin.com Jan 16After Friday night’s easy win over the Timberwolves, ESPN reporter Royce Young asked Kevin Durant about the popular perception of the Thunder, based upon Michael Wilbon’s recent comments on PTI. Here’s what Wilbon said:Read more...Share Tweet
Shabazz Muhammad Powers Through Kevin Durant For A Thunderous And-1 Jamdimemag.com Jan 15The Minnesota Timberwolves got off to a slow start against the Oklahoma City Thunder Friday night, but Shabazz Muhammad capped off a 6-0 ‘Wolves run to bring them within 10 midway through the second quarter with this monster jam over Kevin Durant on the…Share TweetZach LaVine has been in an awfully rough slump of late, having missed three-quarters of his shots and 11 of his last 12 3-point tries since Christmas. When he broke out during the Minnesota Timberwolves' Tuesday tangle with the Oklahoma City Thunder, th…Share Tweet
A long winter: Brian Windhorst describes a night in June 2011: "…ESPN.com Jan 13Brian Windhorst describes a night in June 2011: "In a 90-minute span, [GM David] Kahn would pull off five trades which saw a dizzying array of talent ...Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 9There Timofey Mozgov was, just minding his own business and waiting to inbound the basketball during the fourth quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers' Friday night game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, when all of a sudden ... [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on…Share Tweet
Timberwolves hold 90-minute meeting to clear air, regroupnba.com Jan 5The day after the Minnesota Timberwolves' most embarrassing performance of the season, the reeling group gathered at their practice facility ready to get back to work.Share Tweet
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