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Karl-Anthony Towns Faked Out Two Raptors Defenders Before Dunki…

Karl-Anthony Towns Faked Out Two Raptors Defenders Before Dunking All Over Jonas Valanciunas

dimemag.com Updated 8 hours ago
Karl-Anthony Towns is probably best known for being incredibly skilled, mature and, frankly, the complete package of what a (very) young NBA big man is supposed to look like. However, the Minnesota Timberwolves are also blessed with a centerpiece for th…
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  • Andrew Wiggins Forced Overtime Against Charlotte With An Ice Co…

    Andrew Wiggins Forced Overtime Against Charlotte With An Ice Cold Three-Pointer

    dimemag.com Dec 3 (5 days ago)
    Andrew Wiggins hits a huge three to send the game to overtime! pic.twitter.com/qb70F1H0QZ — Jayhawks In The NBA (@NBA_Jayhawks) December 4, 2016 The Minnesota Timberwolves have not been terribly successful in close games this season, but on Saturday eve…
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  • Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    yahoo.com Dec 1
    Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to another disappointing Timberwolves loss. (Associated Press) Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns made a bold statement after his team’s 112-103 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday night, claiming that he had to eleva…
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  • Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to another disappointing Timberwolves loss. (Associated Press) Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns made a bold statement after his team’s 112-103 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday night, claiming that he had to eleva…
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  • Kristaps Porzingis Came Across The Hoop To Deliver A Brutal Blo…

    Kristaps Porzingis Came Across The Hoop To Deliver A Brutal Block On Shabazz Muhammad

    dimemag.com Nov 30
    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Shabazz Muhammad thought he was getting an easy dunk when Gorgi Dieng caught him with a pass as he streaked to the hoop. But he forgot about Kristaps Porzingis. The New York Knicks forward somehow went from one side of the…
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  • Ex-Bulls Joakim Noah, Tom Thibodeau and Derrick Rose to meet ag…

    Ex-Bulls Joakim Noah, Tom Thibodeau and Derrick Rose to meet again in Minnesota, New York

    yahoo.com Nov 30
    Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and Tom Thibodeau in different times. (Getty Images) The Knicks and the Timberwolves are pairing up to create one of the stranger home-and-home runs in recent NBA memory. The two franchises are hardly longtime rivals and they p…
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 29) -- Could DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall reun…

    Shootaround (Nov. 29) -- Could DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall reunite in NBA?

    nba.com Nov 29
    Wall, Cousins open to NBA reunion | Thibodeau vents after Wolves' loss | Green blasts Warriors' critics | Davis sticks up for teammates | Iverson a fan of Celtics' Thomas
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  • All Gorgui Dieng Could Do Was Watch As Trey Lyles Put Him On A …

    All Gorgui Dieng Could Do Was Watch As Trey Lyles Put Him On A Poster

    dimemag.com Nov 28
    Gorgui Dieng knew it was over. Trey Lyles was scoring and there was nothing he could do about it. Dieng got an excellent view of this dunk as the Utah Jazz power forward got free in the key and took flight. The Minnesota Timberwolves‘ forward didn’t sta…
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  • The Minnesota Timberwolves Are In A Weird Place Right Now

    The Minnesota Timberwolves Are In A Weird Place Right Now

    deadspin.com Nov 28
    As an increasingly hopeless Wizards fan, I feel qualified to say this to everyone who’d hoped the early season would look more promising for the young Minnesota Timberwolves: this is just sorta what happens when a team is rich in talent but poor in, you…
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  • Andrew Wiggins Did The Warriors Dirty With This Devastating Dun…

    Andrew Wiggins Did The Warriors Dirty With This Devastating Dunk

    dimemag.com Nov 27
    The Timberwolves haven’t quite hit the ceiling everyone thought they’d hit this year. Not yet, anyway. A popular preseason playoff pick, with highly touted new coach Tom Thibodeau in tow, Minnesota has a loaded roster of baby pups who are all growing up…
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  • This Is Poetry: Never has a public execution been so beautiful …

    This Is Poetry: Never has a public execution been so beautiful as…

    deadspin.com Nov 25
    Never has a public execution been so beautiful as Zach LaVine’s efforts early in the Timberwolves’ bout against Phoenix tonight.Read more...
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  • Watch Zach LaVine Pull Off An Effortless 360 Dunk From Near The…

    Watch Zach LaVine Pull Off An Effortless 360 Dunk From Near The Free Throw Line

    dimemag.com Nov 23
    At only 21 years of age, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine is only getting started in his NBA career, but he’s already a household name thanks to his dunk talents. In February, LaVine became just the fourth NBA player in history to win back-to-ba…
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  • Tom Thibodeau Hasn't Changed

    Tom Thibodeau Hasn't Changed

    If you’re a Timberwolves fan, you no doubt enjoyed watching your team flex on the hapless Sixers on national TV last night. Karl-Anthony Towns undressed Joel Embiid multiple times, Andrew Wiggins hit shots from all over the floor, and the future once ag…
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  • Zach LaVine Pulled Off The Rare Free-Throw Putback Dunk

    Zach LaVine Pulled Off The Rare Free-Throw Putback Dunk

    deadspin.com Nov 17
    Zach LaVine has always been an athletic freak capable of jamming it on people and pulling off a wide variety of spectacular dunks. This year, he’s improved his shooting and ballhandling and turned into a very good all-around player for the young Timberw…
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  • Winning isn't easy, and the Wolves are learning the hard way

    Winning isn't easy, and the Wolves are learning the hard way

    yahoo.com Nov 17
    Andrew Wiggins, Zach LaVine and the rest of the Minnesota Timberwolves have struggled to start the season. (Getty Images) Three weeks into the 2016-17 NBA season, the Minnesota Timberwolves have at times had the look of the Next Big Thing. Reigning Rook…
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  • Ricky Rubio Is Done Waiting For The Timberwolves To Get Good

    Ricky Rubio Is Done Waiting For The Timberwolves To Get Good

    deadspin.com Nov 16
    It’s still way too early to be disappointed in the Minnesota Timberwolves, who fell to 3-7 after losing to the Charlotte Hornets last night. Still, this is a team that came into the season riding a massive wave of hype—KAT and Wiggins are stars! Thibode…
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  • DeAndre Jordan absolutely doesn't want Minnesotans to eat free …

    DeAndre Jordan absolutely doesn't want Minnesotans to eat free ice cream

    yahoo.com Nov 14
    Clippers center DeAndre Jordan didn’t just deny Minnesotans their free ice cream. (AP) Minnesota’s Freeze Out The Free Throws campaign awards all Timberwolves fans in attendance a free frozen yogurt from CherryBerry if an opponent misses two straight fo…
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  • Here's the scariest part of Andrew Wiggins' historic 47-point p…

    Here's the scariest part of Andrew Wiggins' historic 47-point performance

    yahoo.com Nov 14
    Prior to Sunday night, the list of players who scored 47 or more points at the age of 21 or younger included 12 names, according to Basketball Reference archives that date back to the 1963-64 season. Minnesota Timberwolves wing Andrew Wiggins made it a …
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 14) -- Serge Ibaka comes up big for Magic in …

    Shootaround (Nov. 14) -- Serge Ibaka comes up big for Magic in win in OKC

    nba.com Nov 14
    Ibaka plays hero in return to OKC | Durant defends Oden's career | Wolves' Wiggins runs wild vs. Lakers | Cavs pursuing Warriors (again)
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  • An Internet Joker Made This Hypnotizing Video About Tom Thibode…

    An Internet Joker Made This Hypnotizing Video About Tom Thibodeau Wanting Free Frozen Yogurt

    dimemag.com Nov 13
    I don’t understand this either, don’t worry. The Minnesota Timberwolves have a promotion involving opposing teams and missed free throws. For one silly person on the web, this was an opportunity to make a silly video involving Tom Thibodeau. The promoti…
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  • Minnesota Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio to play Saturday against L.…

    Minnesota Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio to play Saturday against L.A. Clippers

    nba.com Nov 12
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau says point guard Ricky Rubio is available to play against the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night after missing the previous five games with a sprained right elbow.
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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.