Author Archives: William Bohl

A SportVu deep dive into the Timberwolves’ young season


Over the past couple of seasons, has made Synergy Sports data more and more available in ever-increasing detail. While the numbers certainly shouldn’t be taken as Gospel, and subjective factors must always be kept in mind, it can be quite informative to jump into the advanced statistics in an attempt to learn a little […]

Grizzlies 114, Timberwolves 106: Silence at the proper season

(Photo via @Timberwolves)

What we can learn by listening instead during the quiet times…

Warriors 129, Timberwolves 116: The Wicks Have Met

Steph on Fire

KAT looked great, Wiggins did, too, and the Warriors are a goddamn juggernaut.

Ontology and Possibility: On the nature of Zach LaVine’s position

Zach LaVine Young

Is it really possible to know Zach LaVine’s position already? Is it too soon to pull the plug on the idea of him as a point guard?

Blazers 106, Timberwolves 101: The normal thing to do


If this were a normal game recap, I’d talk about the final minute, about Andrew Wiggins’ basket interference with 54 seconds to go being reviewed and upheld, the “inadvertent whistle” call with 29 seconds to go that nearly bailed Portland out of a shot clock violation, the jump ball foul called on Karl-Anthony Towns with 12 ticks […]

Your Weekly Annotated Wolves Links: Flip Saunders Tributes


Flip Saunders was laid to rest in a private ceremony yesterday. Over the past week, countless stories, tributes, and testaments to “our point guard” and “our coach” have been shared on various platforms, from radio interviews with those who knew him best (KFAN’s Dan Barreiro has been especially tremendous), moments of silence held in arenas across […]

Flip was a dad, and one of the best


Brief reflections on a great man.

Timberwolves 112, Bucks 108: “I could go for another quarter, here”

Towns Wiggins

Much of the Timberwolves’ preseason, save for the occasional highlight, was forgettable. Last night was a breath of fresh air.

Your Weekly Annotated Wolves Links, October 19th Edition


If you’ve been out of the loop or under a rock, or just super busy at work and unable to surreptitiously browse the web when your boss wasn’t looking, we’ve got you covered.

Wiggins, Wolves close Canada Series with victory over the Raptors in Ottawa


If you missed last night’s preseason game because you were watching the Lynx kick Indiana’s ass en route to their third WNBA title, we have you covered.