Author Archives: William Bohl

Wolves 111, Magic 105: The Legend of Ricky Rubio’s Heat Check Three

Ricky was outstanding, Towns and Ibaka battled, and Andrew Wiggins came up big in the clutch (again) to capture the Wolves’ 8th win in their past 11 games.

Timberwolves 96, Thunder 86: The Minnesota Timberwolves’ Ricky Rubio Solution

Don’t look now, but the Minnesota Timberwolves are on a winning streak.

Wolves 116, Bucks 99: Step into the spotlight (WOO!)

Now *that* was what optimistic Timberwolves fans, as well as the many national pundits who predicted 45 wins and a playoff berth, expected most of their games to be like.

Thunder 112, Wolves 100: Sugar Coma

It’s Christmas. You were owed a bit of a nap.

Timberwolves 115, Suns 108: Contrapasso

The Wolves started slow, messed around at the ends of some quarters, but held back the Suns’ persistent charge and finished off a 115-108 victory at home

Pistons 117, Timberwolves 90: We have to look at everything

*** “It’s what you see in front of you and pretend isn’t there that gets you — not what you don’t know, but can’t find out.” – Dan O’Sullivan, ‘Vengeance Is Mine,’ Jacobin Magazine 1 Here are the things I saw (and heard) from my very privileged vantage point, the second seat of the second […]

Nets 119, Wolves 110: The early returns are bleak

Things are bad.

Wolves continue road trip in Brooklyn; a quick preview

The Pups are in the Big Apple, where they’ll bump into a few old friends.

Kings 106, Wolves 103: Things Which Are Alike

We all know that Minnesota is in better long-term shape, and have the better core, but last night the two teams looked an awful lot alike: as if they’re not quite sure how to win games together yet.

Who wants Ricky Rubio out of Minnesota?

Name the biggest NBA writers and reporters in the game; chances are, in the past year, they’ve written/reported that Ricky Rubio is on the trade block. Zach Lowe? Check. Shams Charania? Check. Marc Stein? Check. Adrian Wojnarowski? Check. Woj’s most recent entry in this department came last Wednesday night, right as the Wolves were about to take […]