Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 second-half keys to making the playoffs

If the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to sneak into the playoffs this spring, they need to get to work. Let’s look at three second-half keys to making the postseason. After making their first playoff appearance in 13 seasons last year, the Minnesota Timberwolves have had an up-and-down first...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 things to watch for vs. Phoenix Suns

The Minnesota Timberwolves will attempt to bounce back from a two-game losing streak as they take on the lowly Phoenix Suns on Sunday evening at Target Center. The Phoenix Suns come to Minneapolis on Sunday with an 11-36 record. They’re just 4-19 on the road this season and have lost three straight...

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Suns at Wolves: Making Hay

The Wolves have back to back games against the Suns starting tonight at Target Center. A must win. Suns at Wolves6:00 pm CSTFS North The Wolves host the Phoenix Suns tonight at Target Center, and visit Phoenix on Tuesday, a spot in the schedule which absolutely requires two wins given the circumstances....

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Calipari rips Butler, Butler fires back

Karl-Anthony Towns’ college coach spoke out this week, saying that Jimmy Butler was a ‘bully’ to Towns, and that the Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star will be better off moving forward. It’s not exactly a controversial opinion that the absence of Jimmy Butler has allowed Karl-Anthony...

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Andrew Wiggins moves into second on Wolves all-time scoring list

After just 368 games, Andrew Wiggins has surpassed Sam Mitchell as the Minnesota Timberwolves second all-time leading scorer. The Minnesota Timberwolves suffered a close loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Friday, but it was a productive night for Andrew Wiggins. Scoring 20 points, the fifth-year forward...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Takeaways from Wolves loss to Spurs

The Minnesota Timberwolves played an incomplete game in Friday night’s loss to the San Antonio Spurs, failing to bounce-back from this week’s disappointing loss in Philadelphia. The mettle of the Minnesota Timberwolves — and Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins in particular —...

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Balanced Spurs Beat Karl-Anthony Towns, Timberwolves with DeMar DeRozan Injured

The San Antonio Spurs got a much-needed road win Friday, knocking off the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-113 in a back-and-forth contest at the Target Center. One problem for the Spurs so far this season has been struggling away from home...

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Spurs take gritty road victory over Timberwolves

On a DeRozen-less night in Minnesota, the Spurs rose to the challenge and came out on top. Another slow start should have doomed the Spurs to their 15th road loss of the season on Friday night against the Timberwolves. The late scratch of DeMar DeRozan left the team with a starting lineup of Derrick...

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DeMar DeRozan Out vs. Timberwolves with Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Soreness

San Antonio Spurs star DeMar DeRozan is out against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday with right ankle soreness, according to Tom Orsborn of the San Antonio Express-News . Pau Gasol will take DeRozan's place in the lineup...

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Timberwolves Hire Jerry Sichting as Assistant Coach

This marks Sichting's third stint with the Wolves after initially spending 10 years with the organization from 1995-2005 and two seasons from 2007-09.

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Spurs 116, Wolves 113: Life in a Whistleblowers’ World

The Wolves fall at home against the Spurs (and The Powers that Be) Minnesota came into tonight 1-2 on the season against the San Antonio Spurs, a team that has given them serious trouble in seasons past. In the final regular season matchup between these two teams, the officiating crew comprised of Ken...

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San Antonio @ Minnesota, Final Score: Spurs overcome Timberwolves 116-113

Spurs sweep their road streak 2-0. On Friday night, San Antonio methodically made its way back from down 23-4 to win 116-113 behind 25 from LaMarcus Aldridge, 22 from Rudy Gay and 19 from Marco Belinelli on a night when DeMar DeRozan didn’t play (left ankle). The Timberwolves kept it tight throughout,...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: An early look at potential point guards for the Wolves

Jeff Teague and Tyus Jones have had down years so far this season, and the Minnesota Timberwolves may spend the offseason looking to upgrade the point guard position. The Minnesota Timberwolves’ biggest hole this season has been their lack of an extravagant point guard who can pass the ball...

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Wolves vs Spurs: Redemption

Wolves look to turn things around at home Wolves (21-23) vs Spurs (26-20) 7:00 pm CST ESPN/FSN When the Minnesota Timberwolves arrive at Target Center to face the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night, only one thing will be on their mind: Redemption. The Wolves need to redeem themselves after one of the...

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San Antonio Spurs vs. Minnesota Timberwolves: TV Info & Notes

Fresh off of a huge victory against a division rival, the San Antonio Spurs will head north to the Target Center to face off against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Though they took a devastating loss to this team earlier in the season, the San Antonio Spurs handled the Timberwolves in both of their meetings...

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What’s Going on with Maya Moore and the Lynx?

Lynx drama in January! Shockwaves rippled through the WNBA world Thursday as the Minnesota Lynx and general manager/head coach Cheryl Reeve issued a press release that featured a single sentence: “We have been in close contact with Maya Moore and together, are deciding the best way to approach next...

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Wolvescast 99: We Kill Crunch

Farewell to double digits The Ryan Saunders era encountered its first real crisis as the Wolves were dismantled by the 76ers in Philadelphia. This week we share tips about getting over a bad loss! Also the Tyus Jones injury, All Star Odds, a KG bobblehead series, pipping hot predictions, Luol Deng, a...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: How should the Wolves cover Tyus Jones’ absence?

The Minnesota Timberwolves will be without Tyus Jones for at least a week. How will Ryan Saunders handle his backcourt rotation in Jones’ absence? Tyus Jones has been an important part of the Minnesota Timberwolves regular rotation for the better part of three seasons. Now, he’ll be in a...

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Practice Report | Bouncing Back, Losing Tyus And Okogie's Growth

Coming back to practice after a tough loss can be a real test for a team.

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The Timberwolves Have a Pressure Problem

Minnesota have had a tough time in big moments this season. Heading into Tuesday’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers, the Timberwolves had a lot to play for. Not only was it a chance to reach .500 for the first time since early December, but the game was a battle of pride. After a messy breakup with...

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