Minnesota Timberwolves

Why the Portland Trail Blazers vs. Timberwolves will be Game of the Year.

The Northwest Division is host to many great teams, but the Portland Trail Blazers might have their best contest against an underrated rival. In the NBA Today, everyone loves to watch games that come down to the wire, go into overtime, or see a match up of two rivals on different teams square off. Some...

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Cheryl Reeve Wins Executive of the Year.... What’s Next for the Lynx?

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images Reeve re-made the team on the fly, and impressed the awards voters by continuing the Lynx playoff run. In both 2018 and 2019, the Minnesota Lynx finished the regular season with an 18-16 record, and were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs. Nonetheless,...

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Minnesota Timberwolves announce telecast schedule

For the fourth consecutive season, the Minnesota Timberwolves will have all 82 games televised with a strong slate of games airing on national TV. The Minnesota Timberwolves announced their upcoming telecast schedule for the 2019-20 season. The team and FOX Sports North have a partnership together and...

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Minnesota Timberwolves Early Schedule Breakdown

With the regular season just around the corner, let’s take a look at what the Minnesota Timberwolves’ early schedule looks like as they begin their 2019-20 campaign. The Minnesota Timberwolves are set to open training camp in a couple of weeks to start a new year with some excitement around...

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Player Preview: Jake Layman

Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports It’s that time of the year again! It’s been a grueling wait, but NBA basketball is starting to peek its beautiful head over the horizon. That means, for better or worse, the Timberwolves are back and the coverage will be ramping up from here on out. With 17 players...

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The Minnesota Timberwolves are built to be a position-less team

With a revamped roster and a new stable of wing talent, the Minnesota Timberwolves have officially been built as a position-less team. Over the past decade-plus, the NBA has changed a great deal, from a mid-range, isolation-heavy style to the new perimeter-oriented, pick-and-roll-heavy style. If it seems...

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Timberwolves and FOX Sports North Announce 2019-20 Telecast Schedule

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Jarrett Culver enlivens Timberwolves’ otherwise-quiet offseason

Jarrett Culver enlivens Timberwolves’ otherwise-quiet offseason

Grading the Minnesota Timberwolves' offseason.

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Robert Covington can win DPOY

Now that Robert Covington is finally healthy, can the Minnesota Timberwolves’ defensive stalwart challenge for the Defensive Player of the Year award? The Minnesota Timberwolves were extremely excited to acquire Robert Covington as a piece of the Jimmy Butler trade. Covington has the three-and-D...

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Minnesota Timberwolves sign Jordan Murphy to training camp deal

The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed former University of Minnesota Golden Gopher Jordan Murphy to a training camp contract. The Minnesota Timberwolves hadn’t announced many non-roster invitees to their training camp that begins in two weeks. On Monday, Jon Krawzczynski of The Athletic reported...

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Timberwolves Agree To Exhibit 10 Deal With Jordan Murphy

Timberwolves Agree To Exhibit 10 Deal With Jordan Murphy

The Minnesota Timberwolves will bring in forward Jordan Murphy to training camp on an Exhibit 10 contract, tweets Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic. After going undrafted this past summer, Murphy latched on with the Timberwolves for Summer League play and has been a presence around the team ever since....

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Timberwolves Sign Jordan Murphy

Murphy, 22, played for the Timberwolves in the 2019 MGM Resorts NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, averaging 8.9 points and 4.9 rebounds in 14.0 minutes per game over seven games.

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Minnesota Timberwolves Salary Cap Projections for 2020 and 2021

We’ve received an update on salary cap projections for the next two offseasons in which the Minnesota Timberwolves are looking to build a championship contender. The Minnesota Timberwolves have cleaned house and brought in an almost entirely new front office and coaching staff with an eye towards...

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Minnesota Timberwolves 2019-20 NBA Season Preview

The Minnesota Timberwolves have new leadership but are bringing back functionally the same roster that missed the playoffs last year by 12 games. Can the Wolves improve enough internally to make the postseason or will the Wolves become sellers at the trade deadline? Basketball Insiders takes a look at...

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Napheesa Collier Named WNBA Rookie of the Year

Photo by Sam Wasson/Getty Images A deserved honor for a sensational rookie season. Napheesa Collier has been named the WNBA Rookie of the Year, the fourth Lynx player to win the award, joining Betty Lennox, Seimone Augustus, and Maya Moore as previous Lynx winners. Collier was the sixth overall...

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Spain Wins FIBA World Cup, Ricky Rubio Named MVP

Photo by Fu Tian/China News Service/VCG via Getty Images A signature achievement for our (former) unicorn. Spain finished their undefeated run through the FIBA World Cup by beating Argentina in the Final 95-75. They jumped out to an early lead and were never really challenged in a game that became...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 bounce-back candidates in 2019-20

The Minnesota Timberwolves will be counting on major improvement across their roster to pursue a playoff spot. Here are three players the Wolves need to return to their previous selves. Following a disappointing 2018-2019 campaign that saw the trade of Jimmy Butler, the dismissal of Tom Thibodeau, and...

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Timberwolves and Lynx Name Bri Bauer as Vice President of Communications and Engagement

Bauer recently served as the organization’s director of corporate communications and has been with the Timberwolves and Lynx since December of 2018.

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Wolves finalize coaching staff, media day

The Minnesota Timberwolves have officially announced the final additions to the coaching staff and have also released details on this year’s media day. There have been a bevy of moves surrounding the Minnesota Timberwolves front office and coaching staff throughout the summer, but not all of them...

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Minnesota Timberwolves land 4 players on SI’s Top 100 list

Despite not making the playoffs last season, the Minnesota Timberwolves still landed four players in Sports Illustrated’s Top 100 player list. If talent were distributed equally among the 30 teams in the NBA, each squad would have a little more than three players on any top 100 list. This preseason,...

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