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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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.

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, […]

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. […]

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. […]

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 […]