1. Minnesota Timberwolves Player Profile: Corey Brewer

    This is the 11th installment in a 16-part series running Tuesdays and Fridays profiling each Minnesota Timberwolves player leading up to the start of the NBA season.....

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  2. Wolves' Young Is a Veteran with a Scoring Touch

    A year ago Thaddeus Young was the old man on a Philadelphia 76ers team that, in full rebuild mode, posted the second-worst record in the NBA .....

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  3. How Flip Saunders Can Reboot Anthony Bennett's NBA Future

    In a frenzy of NBA offseason excitement, Minnesota Timberwolves forward Anthony Bennett has become somewhat of a forgotten man. It was just 16 short months ago when all eyes were on Bennett, the first overall selection of the 2013 NBA draft.

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  4. Predicting Zach LaVine's Impact for Minnesota Timberwolves This Season

    The Minnesota Timberwolves ' Zach LaVine has the potential to be a future All-Star, but what can fans expect from the 19-year-old in his rookie season? LaVine was taken with the 13th overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft...

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  5. Andrew Wiggins' Preseason Debut Hinted at Fantasy Basketball Value

    Fantasy basketball owners understand how valuable a player can be if he stuffs the stat sheet with impressive totals in a number of different categories, and that is exactly what No...

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  6. LaVine Learning His Lessons Quickly

    Raising your kids sometimes requires tough love and unpleasant truths. Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders imparted some of both to rookie Zach LaVine after Tuesday's preseason-opening loss at Indiana ...

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  7. Expectations Should Be Tempered for Andrew Wiggins' Rookie Season

    Feel free to get jacked up about Andrew Wiggins ' future. It's OK if you got a little giddy following one of his spin moves, finishes or step-backs during Las Vegas Summer League or his NBA preseason debut...

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  8. Bennett (Hip Strain) Won't Make Debut Tonight

    Martin (left adductor strain), Bennett (right hip flexor strain) Williams (rest) and Pek (rest) won't play but all are expected to dress...

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  9. What Is Ricky Rubio Worth on His Next NBA Contract?

    The inexact science of NBA talent evaluation becomes even more tricky when it comes to the fascinating and frustrating Ricky Rubio ...

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  10. Andrew Wiggins Will Validate Lofty Trade Value with Rookie of the Year Effort

    Minnesota Timberwolves rookie guard Andrew Wiggins has huge expectations on his shoulders after a wild and unpredictable offseason, but the Kansas product will prove to be the NBA 's best newcomer in 2014-15...

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  11. Rubio Focused on New-Look Wolves, Not Contract

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ricky Rubio sat at a table with Kevin Martin to his left, ready to start the first day of the rest of his life without Kevin Love as a teammate in Minnesota ...

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  12. Wolves Rest Pek at Camp, Aim to Keep Him Healthy

    On the third day of training camp, the Minnesota Timberwolves went hard at each other as Nikola Pekovic watched from the baseline seats dressed in jogging pants and a T-shirt.....

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  13. Brewer, Martin Suffer Minor Injuries

    The Wolves practiced once on Friday and once on Saturday to complete the last two practice-only days of training camp in Mankato.....

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  14. Timberwolves Trio Flashing New Muscle Thanks to Offseason Workouts

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  15. One Week In, the Roster Picture Is Clearing for Wolves

    The Timberwolves broke training camp late Sunday afternoon after completing their sixth day of practice at Minnesota State Mankato and returned home to prepare for Tuesday's preseason opener at Indiana ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 15 days ago 440 reads 0 comments

  16. Budinger Back At Full Strength For Minnesota

    Minnesota traded for Chase Budinger a little more than two years ago in search of a guy that could play significant minutes, and contribute at a high level.....

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  17. Fesenko Fights for NBA Job with Wolves with Family Back in War-Torn Ukraine

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  18. Saunders Offers Glimpse into Coaching Style

    In his 17th training camp, Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders has incorporated a magician, had players pick numbers out of a Gatorade cup for a then-mysterious shooting drill as well as toss footballs around pre-practice...

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  19. Breaking Down Minnesota Timberwolves' Shooting Guard Position for 2014-15 Season

    With only a few weeks until the 2014-15 NBA season, it's time to break down the Minnesota Timberwolves ' position that's seen the most change: Shooting guard...

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  20. Kyrylo Fesenko Frets About Unrest Back Home in Ukraine

    MANKATO, Minn. -- As Kyrylo Fesenko battles for a spot on the Timberwolves roster, a real battle is being waged in his native Ukraine...

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  21. Improved Shooting Starts with Confidence for Ricky Rubio

    MANKATO, Minn. -- Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders has incorporated a word-of-the-day theme in training camp. Wednesday's theme was "confidence...

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  22. T-Wolves' Focus on Pekovic Is Keeping Him Healthy

    MANKATO, Minn. -- With Kevin Love's prodigious production now in Cleveland , the Timberwolves will need center Nikola Pekovic to stay healthy and dole out double-digit scoring and rebounding games...

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  23. Timberwolves' Kevin Martin Claims He Learned of Kevin Love's Trade a Month Late

    NBA All-Star Kevin Love's move from the Minnesota Timberwolves to join LeBron James on the Cleveland Cavaliers was one of the biggest transactions of the offseason (actually, second ...

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  24. Timberwolves' Veterans Eager to Mentor Talented Batch of Young Players

    Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders is entering his 17th NBA training camp, and he said the one starting at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday in Mankato will be among the most competitive...

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  25. Minnesota Timberwolves: Why the Team Must Consider Trading Nikola Pekovic

    The Minnesota Timberwolves obtained an influx of youth this offseason by dealing Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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