Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Restricted free agency and more

The Minnesota Timberwolves have some well-documented tough decisions to make this offseason in restricted free agency. Plus, an intriguing profile of  head trainer Gregg Farnum. We’ve spent plenty of time here at Dunking With Wolves covering the challenges on deck for the Minnesota Timberwolves...

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11 hours ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves should draft the best player available, regardless of position

The Minnesota Timberwolves have a duo of stars that are pillars to build on in Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell, but they should still draft the best player available. Both of the Minnesota Timberwolves‘ stars have shown the ability to play alongside another player with a similar ideal...

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15 hours ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

What To Watch For In Re-Watching KG's Return To Timberwolves

Our friends over at Fox Sports North will be playing some of the most memorable Timberwolves’ games over the next two weeks. 

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17 hours ago, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Passing the Torch: A Heartfelt Thank You

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images This is my farewell as site manager at Canis Hoopus. It’s been incredible. Deep breath. I write to announce that I am giving up the role as site manager here at Canis Hoopus. It has been an amazing honor to be the face of this incredible website for so...

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1 day ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves

Eight classic Minnesota Timberwolves games to be shown by FSN

As you continue to shelter-in-place, FOX Sports North and the Minnesota Timberwolves are working together to bring you the pleasure of some classic Wolves games. Last week, the Minnesota Timberwolves and broadcast partner FOX Sports North announced that they would be broadcasting some of this season’s...

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1 day ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

SIM SZN: Anthony Davis torches the Timberwolves ... again

I guess NBA 2K20 is pretty realistic after all. Editor’s note: As we wait for real NBA basketball to return, we’re going to simulate the rest of the games that the Los Angeles Lakers have on their schedule on NBA 2K20. We had planned on doing a live stream of Monday’s game, but due to technical difficulties,...

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1 day ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves: Analyzing 6 two-man lineups

With only 14 games played since Gersson Rosas overhauled the Minnesota Timberwolves roster, there are many lineups that we have seen only a small sample size. Small sample sizes can lead to inflated or deflated numbers on both ends of the floor. With massive roster turnover this season, the Minnesota...

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1 day ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Celtics Sim: D’Angelo Russell unloads for 42 in 126-122 Timberwolves win

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images Minnesota scores its first win in 15 years at the Garden as the Celtics’ Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart-led comeback falls short. Boston’s win streak ends at five before the Heat visit on Wednesday. Kevin Garnett was likely booed by somebody in TD Garden...

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2 days ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves

Timberwolves prez believes hiatus disrupts chance to build team chemistry

The Timberwolves were struggling through a significantly difficult 2019-20 season even before the coronavirus pandemic caused the entire league to postpone play indefinitely, according to the Minnesota Star Tribune’s Sid Hartman. The Wolves’ average home attendance count of 15,066 ranked them last in...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Kelan Martin’s up-and-down rookie year

Rookie two-way forward Kelan Martin has had somewhat of a rocky rookie year with the Minnesota Timberwolves, but it certainly wasn’t all his fault. Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Kelan Martin played four years at Butler and spent a season in Germany last year after going undrafted. Following a strong...

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2 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Should the Minnesota Timberwolves re-sign Malik Beasley?

Malik Beasley was one of the few bright spots for the Minnesota Timberwolves this season, despite his limited time with the team. D’Angelo Russell was the big-name haul at the trade deadline for the Minnesota Timberwolves, but the Malik Beasley trade may prove to be the most consequential...

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2 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Boston Celtics Simulation vs Timberwolves with Grande & Max (9 p.m.)

Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker battle D’Angelo Russell for the 4th time this year as the Celtics aim for 5 straight wins. Pregame starts at 9 EST. The Celtics surge continues behind a resurgent Kemba Walker, who’s having one of his best months with Boston. Jayson Tatum and he now face a Timberwolves squad...

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2 days ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves: Practicing the art of walking away in free agency

The Minnesota Timberwolves will have four restricted free agents hit the market this summer, which means they’ll have to make plenty of tough decisions. The Minnesota Timberwolves are in somewhat of an unfamiliar place. As things stand right now, the Wolves several talented players that need playing...

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3 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves Draft Profiles: A quick look at five top prospects

As we draw closer to what should have been NBA Draft season, it’s time to start looking at the prospects the Minnesota Timberwolves will be deciding between at the top of the draft. The 2020 NBA Draft is going to be unusual for multiple reasons. We still don’t quite know when it will be,...

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3 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves: Breaking down Gersson Rosas’ early impact

In his first year, Minnesota Timberwolves general manager Gersson Rosas has committed to rebuilding through a vision of spacing, 3-point shooting and star-power. With a little under 20 games left in the NBA season, there are two ways to measure the success of the 2019-20 Minnesota Timberwolves. One can...

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4 days ago, Hoops Habit, Minnesota Timberwolves

James Wiseman could be a fit for the Minnesota Timberwolves

Adding another 7-footer to the fold may not be an obvious answer for the Minnesota Timberwolves, but it might just be the right move in this year’s draft. As the Minnesota Timberwolves head into perhaps the strangest offseason in NBA history, there are plenty of question marks that franchise leadership...

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4 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves Interview: Jordan McLaughlin on career path, rookie season

The Minnesota Timberwolves just might have found themselves a long-term solution at backup point guard. We had a wide-ranging conversation with Jordan McLaughlin on his rookie season and more. Jordan McLaughlin fought his way into the Minnesota Timberwolves rotation as a two-way player, and he’s...

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4 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Dissecting the Lone Towns-Russell Game

Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports Unfortunately, we have only seen one game featuring both Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell. Fortunately, we have plenty of time on our hands. As the NBA hiatus continues, the Fox Sports North Network has been re-airing some of the best wins the Minnesota Timberwolves...

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4 days ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves

Wolvescast 135: Defense of The Future

Bringing new meaning to WFH A truly historic episode of Wolvescast that finds your hosts recording the show from two separate locations! The world is weird and the Timberwolves have been gone for over two weeks. We got together this week to talk about how we’re feeling, both personally and in regard...

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5 days ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves

Jay Scrubb is an under-the-radar draft target for the Minnesota Timberwolves

While not yet a household name, Jay Scrubb has made noise in college basketball this year and could be an option for the Minnesota Timberwolves in the NBA Draft. Jay Scrubb is one of the best junior college basketball players in recent memory and has already made enough noise to be a valid draft prospect,...

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5 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

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