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Minnesota Timberwolves Preview: Living Up to the Hype This Time

Posted on 25 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

Winning 29 games last season, a 13-win improvement, was enough for the Minnesota Timberwolves to decide that they have a good enough team, and all it needs is a bit more experience and getting older to become a formidable power in the Western conference. That seemed to be the way they approached the 2016 offseason, relying on Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins to simply be better next season. More

NBA Rumors: Minnesota Timberwolves Not Giving Karl-Anthony Towns More MInutes

Posted on 6 Dec, 2015, by in NBA

The future of the Minnesota Timberwolves is Karl-Anthony Towns (although not alone), and with that in mind, they’re not planning on giving him too much time on the floor during his rookie season, in fear of wearing him out. More

NBA Rumors – Minnesota Timberwolves, Andrew Wiggins the Real Deal

Posted on 8 Nov, 2015, by in NBA

Young doesn’t mean they’re not good. The Minnesota Timberwolves beating the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in overtime with another big night from Andrew Wiggins get closer and closer to be a team that’s not just developing, but ready to compete for a playoff spot. More

Minnesota Timberwolves – Ricky Rubio Plays for Flip, Kobe Bryant and Lou Williams Help in Their Own Way

Posted on 29 Oct, 2015, by in NBA

Getting over the loss of Flip Saunders, one of the most important figures in the history of the Minnesota Timberwolves, is going to be very difficult. Starting the season with a 112-111 win over the Los Angeles Lakers, as Ricky Rubio plays like someone with something to prove finally, while Kobe Bryant shows he doesn’t change and Lou Williams misses an easy winning shot, is a nice way to at least forget about the sadness. More

17 Most Important NBA Players in 2015-2016

Posted on 16 Sep, 2015, by in NBA

There are many storylines worth following in every NBA season. The players that deserve more focus than others in 2015-2016 consist of LeBron James and Kevin Durant for obvious reasons, but also LaMarcus Aldridge with the San Antonio Spurs bringing him to be their man of the future, Russell Westbrook who has to deal with a partner once again, Anthony Davis trying to become more than just the “next big thing” and Stephen Curry, coming off winning the MVP and the NBA championship, facing the hangover year that can go either way. More

NBA Summer League: Chicago Bulls & Minnesota Timberwolves Impressed with Bobby Portis & Karl-Anthony Towns

Posted on 16 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

In another day of Summer League basketball, the Chicago Bulls had to be pleased with Doug McDermott and rookie Bobby Portis, while the Minnesota Timberwolves got to see the best of Karl-Anthony Towns, so far. More

NBA Summer League – New York Knicks & Chicago Bulls Fans Pleased With Kristaps Porzingis & Bobby Portis

Posted on 12 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

There were a lot of interesting players to watch in Las Vegas during a long day of NBA Summer League action. The New York Knicks putting Kristaps Porzingis on show was probably the most interesting of all, but getting to see Bobby Portis (Chicago Bulls), Jahlil Okafor (Philadelphia 76ers), D’Angelo Russell and others wasn’t exactly boring. More

NBA Rumors – Minnesota Timberwolves Already Told Karl-Anthony Towns They’re Drafting HIm

Posted on 23 Jun, 2015, by in NBA

Not that it comes as any surprises, but Karl-Anthony Towns isn’t just projected to be drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves (number one overall). They’ve probably already told him he’s going to be. More

NBA Rumors: Minnesota Timberwolves Are in Karl-Anthony Towns State of Mind

Posted on 21 Jun, 2015, by in NBA

Unless something very strange happens in the short time between now and the draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to take Karl-Anthony Towns out of Kentucky with the number one overall pick. More

NBA Rumors: Minnesota Timberwolves Will Draft Karl-Anthony Towns

Posted on 9 Jun, 2015, by in NBA

The Minnesota Timberwolves have the number one draft pick this year. What will they do with it? Most believe they’ll pick either Karl-Anthony Towns from Kentucky or Jahlil Okafor out of Duke. But maybe the choice has already been made? More