If you legitimately thought the Timberwolves had any glimmer of hope in beating the Spurs, the World Champs, then you might be legally crazy. Without four of their starters, Flip Saunders joked pregame that he was channeling his inner-Gregg Popovich by …Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron James Says Kevin Love Needs To “Demand” The Ball On Blockdimemag.com Nov 21 (yesterday)Ask and you might receive; demand and you shall. Apparently that’s LeBron James’ line of thinking when it comes to Kevin Love wanting more touches on the block. In wake of the former Minnesota Timberwolves go-to scorer admitting that he’s still “trying …Upvote Share Tweet
Who’s the Timberwolves Most Consistent Player?howlintwolf.com Nov 21 (yesterday)Statistics are quite an amazing thing. Some swear by them as law. Some write them off because they never can calculate the skills or the substance of a player and why his production is what it is. For me, I land right in the middle. Obviously statistics…Upvote Share TweetMinnesota Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin is out indefinitely after suffering a fractured right wrist earlier this week, the team announced Friday.Upvote Share TweetAlmost two weeks after he severely sprained his right ankle, Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio says he remains uncertain when he will return to the court.Upvote Share TweetSo, this game was actually, dare I say, fun to watch. Now we know that, even without three of their top players, the Wolves can still beat some of the other bad teams in the NBA! Alright! Granted, the Knicks are still without guard José Calderón and one…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Love On Role With Cavs: “I’m Just Trying To Find Myself In This Offense”dimemag.com Nov 20 (2 days ago)Lost in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ overall mediocrity to open the season have been Kevin Love’s struggles. The former Minnesota Timberwolves go-to guy knew he’d face an adjustment playing with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, but surely didn’t think it woul…Upvote Share Tweet
Pekovic to miss at least 3 games with sprained wristnba.com Nov 18 (4 days ago)Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic will miss at least the next three games because of a sprained right wrist.Upvote Share Tweet
“Dear, Flip…” An Open Letterhowlintwolf.com Nov 18 (4 days ago)The following is an open letter from a loyal fan to the face of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Flip Saunders. Kurt Johnson explores some of his thoughts and ideas through the early part of the season and suggests some things he’d like to see Flip change be…Upvote Share Tweet
The Potential Return of the Big Tickethowlintwolf.com Nov 17 (5 days ago)Kevin Garnett’s time in Minnesota was much different than Kevin Love’s. His Wolves career lasted 12 years; he led the team to the playoffs nearly every year, and became a real part of the community. Unlike Love, he will always be loved in the Twin Citie…Upvote Share TweetESPN’s Marc Stein was the first of then many to report that the Wolves are engaged in trade talks with teams, most notably the Cleveland Cavaliers and Houston Rockets, to trade Corey Brewer. Story posting now: ESPN sources say Wolves in active trade dis…Upvote Share Tweet
Ready to Come Home; Wolves trounced again, 131-117howlintwolf.com Nov 16 (6 days ago)Ya think this young, inexperienced team is feeling the grind of this long road trip yet? Anyways, the first observation was the addition of Anthony Bennett in the starting lineup instead of Gorgui Dieng, who Flip went with against New Orleans on Friday.…Upvote Share Tweet
Timberpups Weekly Preview – Week 4timberpups.com Nov 16 (7 days ago)Setting the stage: After competitive games through the first two weeks of the season, the loss of Ricky Rubio has proven to be a catastrophic loss for our Timberpups. The Wolves have lost five in a row, having last seen victory on Wednesday, 11/5 in Bro…Upvote Share Tweet
Merciful Road Trip Comes to an End as Wolves Lose to Mavstimberpups.com Nov 16 (7 days ago)The Lakers and Clippers have their Grammy trip. The Spurs have their rodeo trip. This year, the Wolves had their own version; the Garth Brooks road trip. Brooks played a staggering 11 shows at Target Center, and the Wolves were forced to play six consec…Upvote Share Tweet
GIFs: Jrue Holiday & Anthony Davis Throw A Lob Party In Rout Of T-Wolvesdimemag.com Nov 15Man, either the Pelicans are better than we thought — we actually think Brow makes them a fringe playoff contender in the West — or the Timberwolves just weren’t ready to play on Friday night at the Smoothie King Arena in New Orleans. Jrue Holiday and A…Upvote Share Tweet
Pelicans Set Records; Demolish Wolves, 139-91howlintwolf.com Nov 15*sigh* Where to begin? The Wolves took on the Pelicans last night, as most of you know, and words unfortunately have to be written about the absolute annihilation the Pups experienced. I could tell you that the Wolves were down by 53 in the fourth quart…Upvote Share Tweet
Pelicans set several records in 48-point routESPN.com Nov 15Jrue Holiday missed one shot while scoring 24 points through three quarters, and the New Orleans Pelicans set several offensive franchise records in a 139-91 blowout of the reeling Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Timberwolves Crushed in the Bayou 139-91timberpups.com Nov 14After dropping Wednesday night’s game in Mexico City, the 2-5 Timberwolves returned to action on Friday night to take on the 4-3 New Orleans Pelicans in the Bayou. Already with Ricky Rubio, the Wolves announced earlier on Friday that Thad Young would mi…Upvote Share Tweet
Wolves' Young to miss time after death of mothernba.com Nov 14Minnesota Timberwolves forward Thaddeus Young will miss at least the next two games because of his mother's death.Upvote Share Tweet
KG envisions someday owning TimberwolvesESPN.com Nov 14Brooklyn Nets power forward Kevin Garnett has sky-high ambitions for his post-playing days, telling Yahoo! Sports Thursday that he would like to become the owner of his former team, the Minnesota Timberwolves, in the future.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Dwight Howard Does Dikembe Mutombo’s Classic Finger-Wagdimemag.com Nov 13Dikembe Mutombo is somewhere shaking his head in disgust. After Trevor Ariza was called for a blocking foul last night against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Dwight Howard channeled his Houston Rockets paint-protecting predecessor by playfully waving his f…Upvote Share Tweet
Don’t Discount Shabazz Muhammadhowlintwolf.com Nov 13By: Rob Hess Photo By: Jonah Steinmeyer When looking at the Timberwolves current roster the names you hear about the most are of course Rubio and Wiggins. After that you move on to the likes of Anthony Bennett, Thad Young, Nikola Pekovic and so on. One …Upvote Share Tweet
Timberwolves Visit Mexico City, Lose Third Straight Gametimberpups.com Nov 13With Ricky Rubio sidelined indefinitely, the Timberwolves lost their third straight game Wednesday night. The final score was 113-101. The contest was technically listed as a home game for Minnesota but was played in Mexico City. The Wolves held their o…Upvote Share Tweet
Los Rockets derotta a los Timberwolves, 113-101howlintwolf.com Nov 13Minnesota has never been promoted so hard on ESPN, between the Gophers Pitino vs. Pitino game on Friday, the Gopher football game with Ohio State on Saturday, and the Wolves participating in the NBA Global Games. Last night was the second regular season…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Andrew Wiggins Block James Harden’s Layup, Blow By Him For Dunkdimemag.com Nov 12Andrew Wiggins is going toe-to-toe with Houston Rockets All-NBA guard James Harden in Mexico City. Watch the Minnesota Timberwolves rookie show off his crazy explosion by blocking Harden’s layup, then quickly beating him off the dribble for a baseline s…Upvote Share Tweet
Parker, Spurs Cruise In MinnesotaNov 21Tony Parker scored 28 points in the Spurs' 121-92 win over the Timberwolves.
Wolves' Guard Has Fractured WristNov 21Brian Windhorst discusses the broken right wrist suffered by Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin during Wednesday's game against the Knicks, and offers a potential timetable for Martin's return.
Cavaliers, Rockets Interested In BrewerNov 19Marc Stein breaks down the Cavaliers and Rockets' interest in trading for Corey Brewer.
Knicks In TroubleNov 19The "NBA Tonight" crew breakdown the Knicks' 115-99 loss to the Timberwolves.
As Chicago Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not …Nov 20As the Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not to second-guess their hiring of his successor, Marc Trestman, Michael Wilbon writes.
Brian Windhorst: David Blatt learning on the flyNov 19"LeBron James had a ridiculous self-inflicted turnover that ended the game ... But if Blatt had kept a timeout, as most coaches would have in that sit...
Popovich: Spurs' 2014 title run started in Game 7 of 2013 FinalsNov 18The Spurs' march to the 2014 NBA title started with their Game 7 loss to the Heat in 2013, writes J.A. Adande.
Chicago Bulls correctly erring on the side of caution with Derrick RoseNov 18Yes, having Derrick Rose would be nice, but the Bulls are in a position in which there's no need to rush him back, Michael Wilbon writes.