Author Archives: William Bohl

2015-16 Roster Review: Tyus Jones

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 8:  Tyus Jones #1 of the Minnesota Timberwolves speaks to head coach Flip Saunders during the scrimmage on July 8, 2015 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 to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Tyus Jones was the fourth-youngest player in the NBA this season, and he often looked it. Recapping his humbling rookie campaign.

Tom Thibodeau, Mark Jackson, and the status quo

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If the ends justify the means, and results trump process, this worked out fine. But if you’re a bit uneasy about the way the Wolves’ old leadership was let go, and the new leadership was brought in, you’re not alone, and it’s worth exploring the reasons why.

2015-16 Roster Review: Nikola Pekovic

Mar 14, 2014; Charlotte, NC, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic (14) sits on the bench during the second half of the game against the Charlotte Bobcats at Time Warner Cable Arena. Bobcats win 105-93. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

We begin our roster review series by wondering if we’ve seen the end of Nikola Pekovic.

Report: Wolves in “serious talks” with Tom Thibodeau to become head coach, President of Basketball Operations

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Reports: Tom Thibodeau in negotiations with Wolves on five-year, $50 million deal to become head coach and President of Basketball Operations.

AWAW Roundtable: Coaching search breakdown, Korn Ferry jokes

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Analysis and bad jokes for your Monday morning amusement.

Timberwolves 144: Pelicans 109: Deserve’s got nothing to do with it.

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29-53.

Report: Sam Mitchell relieved of coaching duties, search begins for new leadership

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Sam Mitchell, Milt Newton are out, Korn Ferry tabbed as search firm to find Wolves’ new leadership.

ESPN’s Marc Stein: “Rising belief” Sam Mitchell will not return to Wolves’ bench

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Breaking reports and updates on the Wolves’ potential coaching search.

Wolves 124, Some Schmucks From Oakland 117: Trash Talk

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Go Wolves!

Timberwolves 121, Suns 116: Number puns aren’t really my fourté

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Great offense, atrocious defense, a blown lead, some highlight plays, and lots and lots of free throws. Welcome to the new State of the Wolves. Progress! Progress?