Before He Tweaked His Knee, Kevin Love Became The Worst 2-Point Shooter In NBA Playoff History
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Getty Image At the peak of Kevin Love’s Minnesota Timberwolves career, he was an all-around offensive monster, capable of scoring effectively in the low post just as well as from the three-point line. Like Chris Bosh before him, Love’s addition as the t…Share Tweet
Wolves guard Rubio's mom dies at 56 of lung cancernba.com May 25 (6 days ago)Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio's mother has died after a long battle with lung cancer.Share Tweet
Timberwolves execute sweeping front office shakeupnba.com May 20When Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor decided to hire Tom Thibodeau as coach and president of basketball operations and Scott Layden as general manager, many in the organization braced for sweeping changes to the front office and coaching staff.Share Tweet
Wolves' Towns, Knicks' Porzingis lead 2015-16 NBA All-Rookie teamsnba.com May 19Kia NBA Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns of the Minnesota Timberwolves and Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks have been unanimously selected to the 2015-16 NBA All-Rookie First Team, the NBA announced today. Both players received all 130 Fir…Share TweetThe Minnesota Timberwolves will send Karl-Anthony Towns as their representative to the NBA draft lottery, hoping for the same fortune that brought them the NBA Rookie of the Year.Share Tweet
Tom Thibodeau Used To Be A Stud With A Gorgeous Mulletdeadspin.com Apr 27Tom Thibodeau is the new president/coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves, but it’s not the first time he’s worked with the team. In 1989, he took a job with the T-Wolves as an assistant coach under Bill Musselman. At that time, Thibs also had some gloriou…Share Tweet
Thibodeau's role with Wolves: 'It's about alignment, not power'nba.com Apr 27Tom Thibodeau came to Minnesota for the impressive young core of talent assembled.Share TweetThe Minnesota Timberwolves have been flirting with mere mediocrity since Kevin Garnett left town nearly a decade ago. Their highest finish in the Western Conference in the past ten years was a tenth place in 2014, after which they traded Kevin Love and …Share Tweet
Report: Wolves to interview Jackson for coaching positonnba.com Apr 19After interviewing Tom Thibodeau and Jeff Van Gundy for their head coaching vacancy, the Minnesota Timberwolves plan to meet with Mark Jackson to continue the search, a person with knowledge of the process told The Associated Press on Tuesday.Share TweetGetty Image Focus of the NBA world has almost fully shifted to teams competing for the Larry O’Brien Trophy. And if the Minnesota Timberwolves get their man, Karl-Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins, and company could be in the postseason spotlight as soon as…Share Tweet
Powell, Towns named Kia Rookies of Month for Aprilnba.com Apr 15The Toronto Raptors' Norman Powell 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 April.Share TweetThe Minnesota Timberwolves have announced Sam Mitchell has been relieved of his interim head coaching duties, effective immediately, and the team will initiate a search for both a new head coach and a new head of basketball operations. Due to the sudden…Share Tweet
The Wolves Officially Relieve Sam Mitchell Of Coaching Duties And Set Their Sights On Big NamesUSA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Timberwolves’ season came to an end on Wednesday night with the team’s blindingly bright future on full display in a 144-109 drubbing of the New Orleans Pelicans. Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points and 14 rebounds, while And…Share Tweet
Zach LaVine Saved His Best In-Game Dunk Of The Season For Its Last GameOur favorite aspect of this crazy alley-oop jam by Zach LaVine? That the two-time reigning Slam Dunk Contest champion leapt off 2 feet. For each of his insane slams at All-Star Weekend over the past two years, the Minnesota Timberwolves guard jumped off…Share Tweet
Karl-Anthony Towns Might Be The Only Seven-Footer Capable Of This Crazy Coast-To-Coast TakeWhat else is there to say about Karl-Anthony Towns? The Minnesota Timberwolves big man and Rookie of the Year shoo-in had already drained a pair of triples against the New Orleans Pelicans before busting out his handle on this coast-to-coast take. Is th…Share TweetESPN.com Apr 12Dwight Howard gets involved as the Rockets beat TimberwolvesShare Tweet
Hawks' Millsap, Wolves' Towns named Players of Weeknba.com Apr 11The Atlanta Hawks' Paul Millsap and the Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, April 4 through Sunday, April 10.Share TweetESPN.com Apr 9Rookie of the Year: Karl-Anthony Towns, TimberwolvesShare Tweet
NBA Top 3 Plays Of The NightMar 19Check out the top three plays from the night in the NBA, including Archie Goodwin's big dunk.
Wolves Top Knicks In OTMar 19Kevin Martin, Zach LaVine, Andrew Wiggins and Gorgui Dieng combined to score 81 of the Timberwolves' 95 points in an overtime win over the Knicks.
Ginobili Won't Be Rushed BackMar 16ESPN 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.
Ginobili Isn't ReadyMar 15As 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.