On Tuesday, against an opponent on its way to its eighth consecutive
loss, the Wolves shared the ball and recorded a season-high 29 assists.
Three days later, they began a two-day Texas swing that concludes
tonight against defending NBA champion San Antonio by surrendering a
season-high 65 points before halftime, trailing by 33 points late in
the second quarter. Wittman attributed the Wolves’ disappearing defense
to his players’ single-mindedness on offense…
"It’s embarrassing how fast we get satisfied with little things,"
Wolves guard Marko Jaric said. "One stupid victory, one of five for the
year, and we get satisfied. I can’t believe that. We played selfish
basketball. We win a game over Miami and everybody relaxes right away.
have a chance to win. They lack the scoring punch to outscore teams on