MIAMI, FL - NOVEMBER 17:  Kevin Garnett #21 of the Minnesota Timberwolves looks on during a game against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on November 17, 2015 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice:  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Kevin Garnett Hints at Retirement

It seems like only yesterday that “Da Kid” burst onto the scenes in the Twin Cities, forever changing the landscape of the NBA.  Now “Da Old Man” may be getting ready to hang his sneakers up for good.  Kevin Garnett, now 40 years old, has been in the NBA for 21 seasons. Garnett is currently deciding […]

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 28:  Ricky Rubio #9 of the Minnesota Timberwolves directs a play during the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on October 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  The Timberwolves won 112-111.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and condition of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

76ers targeted Ricky Rubio and Patrick Beverley via trade

After a 10-win season, drafting Ben Simmons and some front-office shuffling, the Philadelphia 76ers sound ready to make a major splash. This isn’t much of a shocker, not with the team clutching a trio of talented big men in the form of Jahlil Okafor, Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel. What is shocking, though, is just […]

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The 4th of July weekend is coming quickly upon us and our friends at Ticket Network are running a special promotion to celebrate our Independence Day! Use promo code USA25OFF to take $25 on all orders over $150.00*. If you can’t save the world from an alien extinction this 4th of July, at least you can save some […]

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Looking Back

In order to properly start sharing thoughts about this off-season, I feel it essential to share some thoughts about events in recent Twolves past. Looking back at this last season, after the great triumph of landing the #1 overall pick and hitting a home run with it, nothing went as originally planned. Especially, the loss […]

BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 09:  Jimmy Butler #21 of the Chicago Bulls looks on during the second half against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on December 9, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Celtics defeat the Bulls 105-100.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Timberwolves willing to trade No. 5 pick for Bulls’ Jimmy Butler

Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls is one of those names that continues to pop up on the NBA trade rumors market. For good reason, too, after the Bulls disappointed last season and might have to blow things up with Pau Gasol heading to free agency this summer. It sounds like a team such as […]

HOUSTON, TX - MARCH 18:  Andrew Wiggins #22 of the Minnesota Timberwolves takes the basketball up the court during their game against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center on March 18, 2016 in Houston, Texas.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Report: Andrew Wiggins will not play for Canada in Olympic Qualifying Tournament

Minnesota Timberwolves guard-forward Andrew Wiggins has officially declined to play for Team Canada in a Olympic Qualifying Tournament next July. In a statement released Friday through his agent, Wiggins cites the need to stay with the Timberwolves and prepare for the upcoming season. The 21-year-old former No. 1 overall draft pick is entering his third season […]

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 24: A view of the Stanley Cup is shown following the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 win against the Boston Bruins in Game Six of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden on June 24, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Save 5% on Finals Tickets with Promo Code “TSD5”

A week from now both the NBA and NHL seasons may very well be over and a champion crowned.  But as of today, there are games to be played which means you still have a chance to catch some of the action live!  Finals tickets never come cheap, but today we’ve got a promo code that […]

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 16:  LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shakes hands with Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors after the Warriors defeated the Cavs 105 to 97 to win Game Six of the 2015 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on June 16, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

NBA Finals Ticket Prices Up for Warriors, Down for Cavaliers

Leading up to the NBA Finals, the Cleveland Cavaliers have breezed their way through the playoffs, sweeping their opponents in the first and second rounds, and beating the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals in six games. In the West, the Golden State Warriors, who were down three games to one to the Oklahoma […]

Can the Minnesota Timberwolves reach the playoffs next year?

The Minnesota Timberwolves were incredibly disappointing in the 2015-16 campaign as they finished rock bottom of the NBA’s Northwest Division. In fact, Tom Thibodeau’s men slumped to a 29-53 losing record and Minnesota are now in with a very good chance of winning the lottery and claiming the first overall pick in the NBA Draft […]

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New Front Office, New Vision

Last week when owner Glen Taylor “shocked the world” with news that he would hire Tom Thibodeau as President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach of the Timberwolves, the majority of the conversation immediately shifted to Thibodeau’s exemplary history as a head coach and how he would soon maximize the defensive potential of the current […]

CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 29:  Head coach Mark Jackson of the Golden State Warriors gestures from the bench in the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena on December 29, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Report: Timberwolves will interview Mark Jackson for coaching job

Just when it seemed like the Minnesota Timberwolves were going to decide between Tom Thibodeau and Jeff Van Gundy for their coaching vacancy, another candidate has entered the mix. Jon Krawczynski of the Associated Press is reporting the Timberwolves will interview Van Gundy’s work colleague over at ESPN, Mark Jackson. AP Source: The Timberwolves will interview former Warriors […]

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 30:  Tom Thibodeau, Head coach of the of the Chicago Bulls gives instructions against the Brooklyn Nets during their game at the Barclays Center on November 30, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Report: Timberwolves will hire either Jeff Van Gundy or Tom Thibodeau as coach

It seems the Minnesota Timberwolves have narrowed down their coaching search to two candidates. Jeff Van Gundy, the former Houston Rockets and New York Knicks coach, and Tom Thibodeau, the former Chicago Bulls coach, have emerged as the top two candidates for the Timberwolves job, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst and Marc Stein reported Monday. Van Gundy is […]

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 20:  Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates after Harrison Barnes #40 made a three-point basket late in the fourth quarter of their game against the Chicago Bulls at ORACLE Arena on November 20, 2015 in Oakland, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Go for the Record with our NBA Regular Season Quiz

The 2015-16 NBA regular season is in the books! While this year’s playoffs promise to be legendary, there’s no denying that the regular season was full of excitement as well.  We saw records shattered, crazy off and on-the-court hi-jinks, and said hello and goodbye to a number of entertaining personalities.  How well were you paying […]

Forecasting an Uncertain Summer in Minnesota

A young man sat; his back stretched against the soft moonlight. A light breeze blew across his face, disrupting a disheveled mop of hair reflexive of a poised man comfortable with himself and his chilly surroundings. Andrew Wiggins had arrived in Minnesota, a man with nothing to lose, yet everything to prove. Sorry, I had […]

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