Preseason Report Card: Wolves vs. Bulls
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Through the preseason, we’re going to keep track of the Wolves on an individual basis since the game itself has no meaning. And as the educator I am, we’re going to run this down report card style, and then average out the grades once the preseason is o…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: ‘Wolves High-Flyer Zach LaVine Gets Loose For Huge Tomahawk Slamdimemag.com 9 hours agoThere may not be much winning for the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2014-2015, but there will definitely be lots of dunking. Rookie Zach LaVine – one half of the “Bounce Brothers” – gave us a preview of what’s to come during the regular season by getting lo…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Watch Nate Wolters Walk To Sideline, Fake Timeout, Get Easy Layupdimemag.com 15 hours agoThis is a heady play by Nate Wolters. But why bust it out in a meaningless exhibition game? After the bench prompted the Milwaukee Bucks point guard to call timeout, he lulled the Minnesota Timberwolves to sleep by dribbling slowly to the sideline befor…Upvote Share Tweet
A Wolves Perspective On The (shot down) Lottery Reformhowlintwolf.com 19 hours agoBy: Rob Hess (@TheSportsminn) The Timberwolves are very well known for many negative things, but one of the most popular is their historic bad luck in the lottery. Since their first lottery in 1990, the Wolves have never actually “moved up” in lottery t…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 23 (yesterday)Few NBA stars are as divisive as Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, and that’s saying something as we work our way through “Should We All Hate Kobe Bryant Week.” The former Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star was finally granted a reprieve from the tea…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Love Thanks ‘Wolves Fans, Talks Drive For Title In Players’ Tribune Postdimemag.com Oct 23 (yesterday)Kevin Love opens his exceptional debut for The Players’ Tribune in wholly surprising fashion – by lauding Andrew Wiggins. The Cleveland Cavaliers’ superstar is similarly contrite, insightful, and forthcoming as his article unfolds, thanking the fans of …Upvote Share Tweet
Preseason Report Card: Wolves vs. Buckshowlintwolf.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)Through the preseason, we’re going to keep track of the Wolves on an individual basis since the game itself has no meaning. And as the educator I am, we’re going to run this down report card style, and then average out the grades once the preseason is o…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Andrew Wiggins, ‘Wolves Rookies Sing Happy Birthday To Ricky Rubiodimemag.com Oct 22 (3 days ago)Now this is the type of rookie hazing we can definitely get behind. After the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Indiana Pacers last night, the team’s rookies beautifully serenaded Ricky Rubio in celebration of his 24th birthday. S/o to the rookies for sin…Upvote Share Tweet
Prepare for the Wolves season with 'Beverly Hills 90210' mash-ups, Andrew Wiggins tribute songs (Videos)yahoo.com Oct 22 (3 days ago)When your favorite team's staring down the barrel of a bad season, it's important to celebrate whatever reasons you can find to smile, laugh and enjoy the loss-producing chaos as it swirls around you. In the case of the Minnesota Timberwolves — whom we …Upvote Share Tweet
‘Wolves Exhibition Struggles With Ricky Rubio On Bench Suggest His Valuedimemag.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)We know what you’re thinking: What team wouldn’t struggle without its starting point guard on the floor during preseason play? And while there’s certainly merit to that assessment, it belies specific context that’s so important to the present and future…Upvote Share Tweet
10 Bold Predictions for Wolves Seasonhowlintwolf.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)The 2014-2015 season has tons of storylines for the Wolves. How are they going to cope without the league’s best power forward to rely on any more? How are all the rookies going to react being thrown into some big minutes early on? How are the rotations…Upvote Share Tweet
More Evidence Zach LaVine Should Be In Dunk Contest (Video)dimemag.com Oct 20 (5 days ago)As part of Minnesota Timberwolves fans’ #EyesOnTheRise campaign, the team’s PR Twitter account sent out a vine video of UCLA rookie Zach LaVine showing off his hops…yet again. One half of the self-dubbed Bounce Brothers, it’s clear LaVine needs to be in…Upvote Share Tweet
Timberwolves waive center Fesenkonba.com Oct 20 (5 days ago)The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko.Upvote Share Tweet
Wolves exercise options on Bennett, Dieng, Muhammadnba.com Oct 19 (6 days ago)The Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday announced that the team has exercised the third-year options on forward Anthony Bennett, center Gorgui Dieng and forward Shabazz Muhammad.Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Jabari Parker Seal His Team’s Win With Sick Spin And Dunk In Crunch Timedimemag.com Oct 18 (7 days ago)Top picks of the NBA draft Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker faced-off for the first time last night, but you probably don’t know it. For reasons that continue to leave us baffled, Friday night’s preseason match-up between the Minnesota Timberwolves and …Upvote Share Tweet
Timberwolves Trade Rumors: Should Minnesota Keep or Deal Chase Budinger?timberpups.com Oct 17According to a Yahoo! Sports article posted on Oct. 16, the Minnesota Timberwolves are shopping around small forward Chase Budinger. Adrian Wojnarowski reported that two teams possibly interested in working out a deal are Detroit and Houston. The Piston…Upvote Share Tweet
#TwolfRank: No. 1 Thaddeus Younghowlintwolf.com Oct 16In conjunction with ESPN’s #NBARank, we’re unveiling the third installation of our very own #TwolfRank. This year we have more opinions from HTW as well as around the web, thanks to your undying support of the Wolves. For the next few weeks, we’re going…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 15Questions are rightfully being reviewed as to how, exactly, we should be expecting team to handle their young superstars. Knockout, ready-to-contribute lottery performers are often given the run of the box score minutes because their talent and eventual…Upvote Share Tweet
Minnesota Timberwolves Are Trying To Push Andrew Wiggins To Greatnessdimemag.com Oct 15For a number one pick of the most ballyhooed NBA draft in over a decade, Andrew Wiggins faced an outsized amount of scrutiny leading up to it. Even louder than questions that his relatively raw package of his skills would never catch up this supreme ath…Upvote Share Tweet
#TwolfRank: No. 3 Nikola Pekovichowlintwolf.com Oct 14In conjunction with ESPN’s #NBARank, we’re unveiling the third installation of our very own #TwolfRank. This year we have more opinions from HTW as well as around the web, thanks to your undying support of the Wolves. For the next few weeks, we’re going…Upvote Share Tweet
Rubio embracing new role as Wolves' leadernba.com Oct 14Ricky Rubio, believe it or not, was 13 years old and on the verge of turning pro in Spain when the Minnesota Timberwolves last made the playoffs.Upvote Share Tweet
#TWolfRank: No. 4 Andrew Wigginshowlintwolf.com Oct 13In conjunction with ESPN’s #NBARank, we’re unveiling the third installation of our very own #TwolfRank. This year we have more opinions from HTW as well as around the web, thanks to your undying support of the Wolves. For the next few weeks, we’re going…Upvote Share Tweet
Timberpups 2014-15 Season Previewtimberpups.com Oct 12The NBA season is upon us Wolves’ fans! With that in mind, we have put together an internal roundtable discussion on several hot topics with the 2014-15 Timberwolves. As we look towards the season ahead, which Wolves’ players will make the leap, how wil…Upvote Share Tweet
A new era should mean a whole new brand for Wolveshowlintwolf.com Oct 12If you didn’t already know, I’m a huge proponent of a change in the Wolves overall brand. From the court layout to a potential change on the logo to brand new jerseys, making some minor — or maybe major — changes would be greatly beneficial for a franch…Upvote Share Tweet
#TwolfRank: No. 5 Kevin Martinhowlintwolf.com Oct 11Last summer, when the Wolves announced the signing of Kevin Martin, I was a little excited. It was beyond the fact that they actually convinced a solid free agent to come to Minnesota, albeit by overpaying him with too much money and years. The thought …Upvote Share Tweet
Preseason Report Card: 76ers vs. Wolveshowlintwolf.com Oct 11Through the preseason, we’re going to keep track of the Wolves on an individual basis since the game itself has no meaning. And as the educator I am, we’re going to run this down report card style, and then average out the grades once the preseason is o…Upvote Share Tweet
Ricky Rubio Finds Andrew Wiggins On The Break For Huge, Two-Handed Alley-Oopdimemag.com Oct 10This is the first of many alley-oops from Ricky Rubio to Andrew Wiggins that will take place at Target Center over the next few years. Man. There isn’t a more effortless leaper in basketball than Wiggins. What fun it will be to watch him play with a pas…Upvote Share Tweet
Aaron Groshong joins Sports Talk on KWSNhowlintwolf.com Oct 9One of our contributors, Aaron Groshong, joined Craig and Chris from KWSN – Sioux Falls on Sports Talk to talk a little Wolves action. He reviews that crazy offseason that was the “Season of Love” as well as the outlook for the upcoming season and beyon…Upvote Share Tweet
Timberwolves Edge BullsOct 24Derrick Rose scored 27 points in the Bulls' 113-112 preseason loss to the Timberwolves.
Gravity 101Oct 22Tom Haberstroh and Kevin Pelton introduce the concept of gravity and identify some of the NBA's top floor-spacers.
Wolves Dominate BucksOct 22Six Minnesota players scored in double figures in the Wolves' 110-91 win over the Bucks.
Wolves Fall To PacersOct 7Andrew Wiggins scored a game-high 18 points in the Wolves' 103-90 loss to the Pacers.
NBA: Steve Nash's contract continues to cost Los Angeles LakersOct 23With Steve Nash out for the entire 2014-15 season, his contract continues to hurt the Lakers, writes J.A. Adande.
Nikola Vucevic, Orlando Magic agree to 4-year, $53 million extensionOct 21The Orlando Magic reached terms on a contract extension Tuesday with center Nikola Vucevic, according to team sources.
NBA: This Memphis Grizzlies team will not quitOct 21The Grizzlies have made four straight postseasons. This could be the first one where they scratch and claw their way to June, writes J.A. Adande
Washington Wizards to add veteran guard John Lucas IIIOct 21The Washington Wizards, looking for a trusted veteran to add to their guard depth, are on the verge of signing John Lucas III, NBA front-office sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday.