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Minnesota Timberwolves: What If Joe Smith Didn’t Sign An Illegal Contract?

What If….The Minnesota Timberwolves never signed Joe Smith to a contract under the table? Imagine a world where Minnesota Timberwolves’ owner Glen Taylor did not make an illegal agreement with...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Taking A Look At The Deep Bench Players

The Minnesota Timberwolves finished 13th in the Western Conference last season. Adding depth to the roster is a priority for this upcoming offseason. The first five players off the bench weren’t...

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Five Potential Trades for Timberwolves’ Draft Pick

If nothing changes int he upcoming draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves will have the 6th overall pick. There is already talk that they might trade their pick regardless. On Tuesday afternoon the Timberwolves...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Offseason Calendar

The Minnesota Timberwolves offseason started earlier than they would have liked. Here is what to look forward to this summer. With the playoffs underway, the Minnesota Timberwolves are watching from home...

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NBA Playoffs Day 9: Heating Up

The Intensity of the NBA Playoffs is Ratcheting Up First of all, let’s take a moment to talk about the insane game that happened last night between the Memphis Grizzlies and San Antonio Spurs. Kawhi Leonard,...

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Jersey redesign concept art

The Minnesota Timberwolves have only just begun their redesign and their jerseys are next. With the recent unveiling of the Timberwolves’ new logo – a new era in Minnesota basketball has begun....

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Kevin Garnett is still unhappy with the Timberwolves

Future Hall-of-Famer Kevin Garnett isn’t ready to make nice with Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor, and the second semi-ugly breakup and subsequent deep freeze  between the player and his original organization...

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How Good Are The Timberwolves Big Three/Comparison

How good are the Minnesota Timberwolves big, young three? The Minnesota Timberwolves’ future is bright. Not only does Minnesota have Tom Thibodeau as their head coach, they have three players who...

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NBA Playoffs Day Eight: The Grind Continues

Basketball all day. My favorite kind of day. Raptors at Bucks2:00 pm CDTTNT Wow did the Bucks absolutely dismantle the Raps in game three. It was a 30 point blowout that wasn’t as close as the score indicated....

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NBA Playoffs Day Seven: Making Stands

Three games on the slate tonight in Chicago, Oklahoma City, and Salt Lake. Celtics at Bulls6:00 pm CDTESPN It’s been a terrible week for the Celtics. They lost two games at home to the eighth seeded Bulls,...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 5 Bold Predictions For The Offseason

The Minnesota Timberwolves head into a very important offseason with a lot of decisions to be made. The Minnesota Timberwolves have a very tumultuous offseason ahead of them with a lot of moving parts...

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The First Annual Review of the Canis Hoopus Opening Night Predictions

Time for an accountability post, in which I review the predictions we made back in late October. The Canis writing staff sent me a bunch of season predictions back in late October right before the season,...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 5 Reasons They Will Be in the 2018 Playoffs

The Minnesota Timberwolves’ playoff aspirations during the 2016-17 NBA season didn’t come to life. That will change next year. The Minnesota Timberwolves playoffs’ hopes and dreams were...

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5-on-5: Wrapping Up the Season

The Canis Hoopus writers come together with our final thoughts on the season In the first season under the new regime of Tom Thibodeau, the Wolves finished the season 31-51, tied for the 6th worst record...

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Remembering Prince: Minnesota Homer, Warriors Fan and Hooper

When Prince Rogers Nelson tragically died on April 21, 2016, the 57-year-old music icon was given a level of reverence usually reserved for royalty. "Nobody's spirit was stronger, bolder or more creative,"...

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A Case For Tyus Jones

Tyus Jones faces a crucial season ahead of him. He needs to prove his worth to Tom Thibodeau and the Minnesota Timberwolves. With this season over, the Timberwolves have a busy off-season ahead of them....

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NBA Playoffs Day 6: Slogging Through

The First Round Continues Tonight as the Lower Seeds Travel Home Games for Tonight Cavs (2) at Pacers (7) - Cavs up 2-06:00 CSTTNT Raptors (3) at Bucks (6) - Raptors and Bucks tied 1 win apiece7:00 CSTNBA...

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Nikola Pekovic Is A Big Reason For Minnesota Timberwolves’ Failures

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic missed the entire 2016-17 season due to a foot injury that has plagued his career. At one point in his career, Nikola Pekovic looked like the Minnesota Timberwolves‘...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Division Realignment

The Minnesota Timberwolves are at a decided disadvantage due to the division alignment and their geographical location. Every year the Minnesota Timberwolves put on a ridiculous amount of miles traveling...

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Canis Draft Guide, Part 1: Fultz, Ball, Jackson, Tatum, and Monk

The 2017 NBA draft is loaded with potential franchise cornerstones. In Part 1, we look at five of them. Over the next month and a half we will be writing about and analyzing the top 30 prospects, in sets...

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