Minnesota Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves should pursue Fred VanVleet in free agency

The Minnesota Timberwolves could use two-way guards. There is a really good one available through free agency this year. The Minnesota Timberwolves need to solidify their guard rotation. With D’Angelo Russell already in the mix, Minnesota needs to find either another starter or a sixth man (should...

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9 hours ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Lynx 87, Fever 80: What Can Brown Do for You?

Photo by Stephen Gosling/NBAE via Getty Images Lexie Brown’s game is coming alive as she leads the Lynx past the Fever to move to 5-1. After yet another slow start, the Lynx righted the ship in the second quarter, and led throughout the second half before putting away the Indiana Fever 87-80. The...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: A glimmer of hope for a second bubble

There’s renewed hope that the Minnesota Timberwolves could be part of a second bubble. After weeks of “will-theys” and “won’t-theys” regarding the NBA’s creation of a second bubble, we now … have another “will they?” situation. But at least...

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11 hours ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Orlando Bubble Weekend Preview

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Can teams like Toronto and Portland stay hot? We’re back for another weekend preview of the bubble in Orlando, with a few main story lines emerging. For one, Phoenix and Portland look like the two best teams vying for the 8th spot in the West, and by a large margin....

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18 hours ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves, Orlando Magic

Los Lynx Talk Show - Early Impressions

Photo by Stephen Gosling/NBAE via Getty Images w/ Lucas Seehafer from A Wolf Among Wolves Minnesota has been impressive in the first few weeks of the season. And to top it all off All Star guard Odyssey Sims has rejoined the team and could be playing within a week. To discuss the start of the season...

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23 hours ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves: The NBA needs to help the bottom-eight

The Minnesota Timberwolves were not included in the NBA’s restart in Orlando. The Minnesota Timberwolves are one of eight teams excluded from the NBA’s ‘bubble’. With the Warriors, Cavaliers, Hornets, Bulls, Pistons, Hawks, and Knicks alongside the Wolves as the bottom-eight teams...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Jake Layman is key to Wolves’ success

Jake Layman is a make-or-break player for the Minnesota Timberwolves. All eyes will be on Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell next season, and rightfully so, but Minnesota Timberwolves fans should be looking closely at Jake Layman. Layman is one of the lesser-known players on the Timberwolves...

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What Can the Timberwolves Learn From the Best in the Bubble?

Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports The NBA’s best put on a clinic on both ends of the floor night-after-night. Here’s a look at what actions and concepts the Wolves should look to implement on the floor next season. While you continue to enjoy live, meaningful basketball between the best teams in the NBA...

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Lynx 92, Liberty 66: Oh, Canada!

Photo by Stephen Gosling/NBAE via Getty Images Minnesota crushes New York led by canuck Bridget Carleton. Approximately 30 minutes before tip-off Lynx second year forward Bridget Carleton was informed that she would be getting her first career WNBA start. Sylvia Fowles was a late scratch with a minor...

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Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: ‘Second bubble’ news, Norel retires

It doesn’t appear likely that the Minnesota Timberwolves will be part of a ‘second bubble.’ It’s looking more and more like the Minnesota Timberwolves will go nearly eight months without taking the court together as a team. After the rumor in early July that the NBA was considering...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: What if Karl-Anthony Towns were traded?

If the Minnesota Timberwolves were to trade their star player, what could they possibly get in return? The Minnesota Timberwolves hit the jackpot in the 2015 NBA Draft lottery when they won the first overall pick. They used that selection on now-franchise-player Karl-Anthony Towns. Earning two All-Star...

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2 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Wolves Wednesday: Bubble News & Notes

Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images One day closer to the weekend. Happy Wednesday! I hope you all are staying safe, remaining active, and enjoying your summer the best you can. Remember, it’s been 148 straight days since Jarrett Culver last officially missed a free throw attempt, so things...

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Nets likely to convey pick to Minnesota Timberwolves this year

The Minnesota Timberwolves, in all likelihood, will retain the Brooklyn Nets’ first-round draft selection. Believe it or not, the race for the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference affects the Minnesota Timberwolves. With the top-6 seeds all have clinched playoff berths, only the Orlando Magic,...

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3 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves, Brooklyn Nets

Bubble Trouble? What the Wolves Are Missing Out On in Orlando

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images How big of a disadvantage is it for Minnesota to not be playing (competitively) right now? While twenty-two of the NBA’s top teams continue playing themselves into game shape for the upcoming 2020 playoffs, the remainder of the league’s not-so-good teams...

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B/R proposes Minnesota Timberwolves trade for Giannis Antetokounmpo

The Minnesota Timberwolves are seemingly looking for a third star. Bleacher Report proposed a trade which they receive the reigning MVP. The Minnesota Timberwolves are in an intriguing position this offseason. They have a good amount of assets (both to win now and in the future), numerous draft picks,...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: What will Jarrett Culver’s role be in his second season?

What will Jarrett Culver’s role be in his second season with the Minnesota Timberwolves? After a rookie season that started off shaky and gradually got better, the Minnesota Timberwolves are hoping that Jarrett Culver will improve in a role that will enhance his abilities. Even though Culver struggled...

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4 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

A Look at the Week Ahead in Orlando

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images What are the key games this week? In an attempt to stay consistent, we’re going to preview the key weekday games (M-Th) every Monday, and take a peak at the weekend games each Friday. Let’s look at this weeks slate. Monday Raptors vs Heat 12:30pm...

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Aaron Gordon is not an ideal fit with the Wolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves should not try to acquire Aaron Gordon. The Minnesota Timberwolves are on the hunt for a third star to pair with Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell. Sure, Malik Beasley has a shot to become that, and there’s still plenty of upside left in Jarrett Culver, but...

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4 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Early Thoughts from the Restart

Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Checking in after the opening slate of NBA games These past few days have been incredible, as the NBA’s restart has been chock full of great games and interesting matchups. There are quite a few teams still working their way back into gear, but the opening slate...

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4 days ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves: The General Manager Game 2.0

The Minnesota Timberwolves have a loaded offseason ahead of them. The Minnesota Timberwolves want to make a run at the playoffs next season. After acquiring D’Angelo Russell and Malik Beasley, there still is a lot of work that needs to be done to the roster in order to stand out in a competitive...

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