Minnesota Timberwolves

After years of playing a retrograde style of basketball, Karl-Anthony Towns and the Minnesota Timberwolves have finally moved into the modern NBA. As the NBA sprinted into the age of analytically-minded shot selection and spacing-oriented offenses, the Timberwolves lagged behind the curve for years. The Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau era was fraught with strategic
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MINNEAPOLIS, MN – MAY 21: President of Basketball Operations Gersson Rosas of the Minnesota Timberwolves introduces Ryan Saunders as the new head coach during a press conference on May 21, 2019 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting
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With the news now out that Jimmy Butler is looking to be traded away from the Minnesota Timberwolves, we now have to look at where he will fit in best next year. Jimmy Butler has finally done it. He’s gotten fed up with what Tom Thibodeau is doing to the Timberwolves. The team looked like
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The Minnesota Timberwolves had a rude awakening with Gorgui Dieng last season. Dieng and the Wolves agreed to a four-year, $64 million contract extension on Halloween 2016. At the time, it wasn’t unreasonable given Dieng’s production and reliability, especially considering the other money thrown around the summer before. Not only that, Dieng turned around and
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Despite making the NBA Playoffs, tensions are rising in Minnesota. What players can the Timberwolves add to build on a fairly successful 2017-2018 campaign? For a franchise as snake-bitten and downtrodden as the Minnesota Timberwolves, one might assume making the playoffs for the first time in 14 years would temporarily cure any organizational instability. But
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