1. Should the Timberwolves Hire Scott Brooks as Head Coach?

    After the Oklahoma City Thunder failed to reach 50 wins for the first time in six years, their head coach Scott Brooks was fired...

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  2. Minnesota Timberwolves Season Report Card: Zach LaVine

    This is the seventh in a 15-part series evaluating each Timberwolves player's performance during the 2014-15 season. Find the entire series here.....

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  3. Andrew Wiggins on Minnesota: 'I Hope I'm Here Forever'

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  4. Minnesota Timberwolves Keys to Success in 2015-16: Defense

    It's no secret that the Minnesota Timberwolves were terrible defensively in the 2014-15 season. In fact, the numbers indicate that the Wolves were arguably the worst defensive team in the NBA ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 9 months ago 214 reads 0 comments

  5. Wiggins' Path to Top Rookie Paved After Tongue-Lashing from Flip Saunders

    The commonly accepted inflection point in Andrew Wiggins' Rookie of the Year campaign came Dec. 23 at Cleveland .....

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  6. Winning NBA Rookie of the Year Is Perfect Launching Pad for Andrew Wiggins

    To be fair, Andrew Wiggins doesn't really need a launching pad. Omer Asik, Rudy Gobert and the many other big men he's brutalized around the rim can attest to that...

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  7. Ranking the Minnesota Rookies of the Year over the Past 25 Seasons

    Andrew Wiggins this afternoon will become the ninth Minnesota top pro athlete — and first Timberwolves player — to win Rookie of the Year honors in his or her respective league over the past 25 seasons...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 10 months ago 351 reads 0 comments

  8. Andrew Wiggins Wins 2014-15 NBA Rookie of the Year Award

    No surprise here: Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins is the 2014-15 NBA Rookie of the Year. Marc J...

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  9. Report: Wiggins to Be Named Rookie of the Year

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  10. Report: Budinger Picks Up $5M Option for '15-16

    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Chase Budinger has exercised the $5 million player option on his contract for the 2015-16 season, league sources told Yahoo Sports...

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  11. Biggest Issues the Minnesota Timberwolves Need to Address This Offseason

    They might have finished 2014-15 with the NBA ’s worst record, but the Minnesota Timberwolves are arguably one of the most talented teams in the league...

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  12. Zach LaVine's Best Highlights of His Rookie Season

    Zach LaVine had a pretty good rookie season. He averaged 10.1 points and 3.6 assists per game. Oh, and he also brought back some excitement to the dunk contest, winning the trophy last February during All-Star weekend...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 10 months ago 665 reads 0 comments

  13. Top-Heavy NBA Draft Will Leave Minnesota Timberwolves with High-Impact Player

    Not even the Timberwolves ' long-running proclivity toward draft lottery misfortune can sully its prospects this year, according to coach and president of basketball operations Flip Saunders...

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  14. Flip Saunders Scouting in Europe for Draft

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  15. The Timberwolves Hope Kevin Garnett Holds off Retirement for One More Year

    Due to injury and illness, Minnesota Timberwolves legend Kevin Garnett played in only five games with the Wolves this season, following the February trade that dealt him back to the Twin Cities...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 10 months ago 270 reads 0 comments

  16. Recovery of Ricky Rubio, Nikola Pekovic Pivotal to Timberwolves, Their Careers

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  17. Zach LaVine's Rookie Season by the Numbers

    By the standard per-game stats, Zach LaVine looks like a promising young guard with tons of potential, but the analytics tell a completely different story.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 10 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  18. Examining Minnesota's Picks in the 2015 Draft

    The NBA Draft is coming up. The draft is scheduled for June 25, while the draft lottery will be held on May 19. The Wolves have three picks in the draft...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 10 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  19. Saunders Looking Ahead to Shooters, Draft Picks for Wolves

    His first season back as coach now behind him and presumably his second already fast approaching with draft preparations, the Timberwolves ' Flip Saunders wants his young team to improve its defense, its ball-handling, its individual players' strength...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 10 months ago 175 reads 0 comments

  20. Chart: Weighing the Wolves' Offseason Possibilities

    The Timberwolves have a critical offseason, in large part because they finished with the NBA 's worst regular-season record — 16-66 — which means they have the best chance of landing the No...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 10 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  21. An Early Look at Flip Saunders' NBA Draft Strategy

    Wolves President/head coach Flip Saunders met with the media for 30 minutes on Monday to help tie up loose ends on a season that didn't go as planned for Minnesota — until it did...

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  22. Saunders: I'll Coach Until We Go Another Direction

    Wolves President of Basketball Operations and head coach Flip Saunders held his season-ending press conference early this afternoon at Target Center...

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  23. Wolves Clinch NBA's Worst Record After Loss in Finale

    Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook won the league's scoring title with a 37-point performance during which he scored 34 of those by halftime against the Wolves, who fijnish the season 16-66...

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  24. Wiggins Plans to Play for Canada in Summer

    Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins, one of the candidates for NBA Rookie of the Year, said Wednesday that he "definitely" plans to play for the Canadian national team this summer, per the Associated Press...

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  25. Something in a 42-Pter Please

    What an odd situation. Normally, mired in the standings, with the season's end in sight, Monday's game with New Orleans and Wednesday's finale against Oklahoma City would offer a little juice...

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