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 […]

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 09:  Karl-Anthony Towns #32 of the Minnesota Timberwolves reacts after hitting a basket against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on November 9, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  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 Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

How good can the Minnesota Timberwolves be next season?

The young Minnesota Timberwolves made a statement Tuesday, besting the Golden State Warriors in overtime and perhaps ruining Stephen Curry’s shot at the coveted 73-win mark. Call it the upset of the season, one more important than most realize for one reason—it broadcasted loud and clear just how good these Timberwolves can be next season. […]

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Karl Anthony-Towns throws down the hammer, posterizes Suns player (VIDEO)

Karl Anthony-Towns is fearless, and the Phoenix Suns are awful at defending. So when the Wolves faced off against the Suns on Monday night, you probably know what happened. As you might expect, when Towns received a pass near the elbow, in the third quarter of the game, he would not be denied. Towns drove […]

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Watch Zach LaVine do a 360 dunk in game

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine threw down a dunk contest-quality slam in Monday’s game against the Hornets. Gorgui Dieng hit him in stride with a great pass, and LaVine did the rest. Check out this sick 360-degree dunk by him.

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Six best dunks of the week

There was plenty to choose from for the latest edition of six best dunks of the week, which made narrowing the list down to six all the more difficult. But after much debate, here are the six that made it. 6. Dwyane Wade can still get up Hassan Whiteside gets this play started with a huge block, […]

CLEVELAND, OH - JANUARY 18: Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts after an apparent injury to his hand during the first half against the Golden State Warriors at Quicken Loans Arena on January 18, 2016 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. Mandatory copyright notice. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Kevin Love remains a bad fit with Cavaliers

Remember the headlines about Kevin Love returning to form after the Cleveland Cavaliers fired David Blatt and promoted Tyronn Lue to head coach? Those were good times. Love certainly caused some to flirt with the idea of his return to form, that form that had him as one of the Association’s most sought-after free agents. […]

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 caught heckling opponent from bench (VIDEO)

Minnesota Timberwolves big man Kevin Garnett has mastered the art of trash talking, and he’s used it to get in his opponents’ heads for years. And apparently, it’s a strategy he employs both on and off the court. The 20-year veteran has been dealing with soreness in his right knee and hasn’t played since Jan. […]

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The Explosion of E-Sports Popularity

E-sports are more popular than they have ever been, and many people have decided that they are not simply part of some passing craze. It should be noted that there have been all sorts of hobbies that people believed would be only temporary at the time, and they turned out to be the sorts of […]

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 20: Ricky Rubio #9 of the Minnesota Timberwolves takes a rest during a break iin play in the game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on December 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  The Lakers won 104-91. 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 Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Ricky Rubio ‘readily available’ ahead of NBA trade deadline

The Minnesota Timberwolves might be ready to let Ricky Rubio go. Rubio has been one of the hottest names at the NBA trade deadline this year, though there hadn’t been much in the way of admission from those around the organization that they want to deal the star point guard. Until now, potentially. According to […]

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)

Timberwolves getting calls about Ricky Rubio ahead of trade deadline

The Minnesota Timberwolves next step to the NBA trade deadline batter’s box and must take a swing at rumblings surrounding star point guard Ricky Rubio. Rubio has been the subject of rampant rumors since the start of training camp, though the organization hasn’t been willing to bite on any sort of offering. With the deadline […]

Get-in Price Less Than $20 For Timberwolves Road Game Against Thunder

An eight-game losing streak has put the Minnesota Timberwolves at 12-25 overall, currently sitting five-and-a-half games out from the eighth and final Western Conference playoff position held by the Utah Jazz as the midway point of the season approaches. The Timberwolves are in the midst of a five-game stretch where they face the premier competition […]

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Andrew Wiggins elevates, throws down sick dunk

Minnesota Timberwolves guard/forward Andrew Wiggins continues to make exciting plays night after night. Wednesday’s game against the Jazz was no exception, as Wiggins elevated and threw down a powerful one-handed slam in the first quarter of the Western Conference matchup. Trey Lyles made it look like he was going to attempt to block Wiggins’ dunk […]

Low Get-in Prices On Secondary Market as Timberwolves Struggle in December

All the promises of an improving youth and multiple No. 1 overall draft picks mixed with Hall-of-Fame veteran leadership is fading fast for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Wednesday’s five-point loss to the New York Knicks marked their seventh loss in eight games and stretched their last 10-game record to 2-8. The Timberwolves are competing and are […]

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