Author Archives: Tim Faklis

Wiggins, Bennett, help lead (and dunk) Team Canada to Tuto Marchand Cup title

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Team Canada won and Andrew Wiggins dunked. It was fun.

Zach LaVine, and the quest to become more than “just a dunker”

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He’s skilled and world-class athletic, but can Zach LaVine put the whole package together?

Zach LaVine just trying to read as slam dunk incites pandemonium among Kevin Durant, friends

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The reigning Slam Dunk champ is unimpressed.

A conversation with Sam Mitchell about coaching and leadership

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The Wolves assistant coach who helped bring along a young Kevin Garnett took the time to talk about leadership as a coach and as a player.

A Wolves D-League Site? Five ideas for down the road

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In this pretend search around the Midwest, we search for a home for the Wolves’ future NBA D League affiliate.

Summer League Stuff: Wolves upend Lakers 81-68

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Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones got their first dose of NBA action, but it was Zach LaVine and others who had big nights for the Wolves.

Kevin Garnett reportedly re-signs with Timberwolves

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The forward will enter his 21st NBA season, and his 14th with the Timberwolves.

Report: Wolves sign Nemanja Bjelica to 3-year, $11.7 million contract

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Drafted in 2010, the Serbian forward finally makes his way to the NBA. How will he fare?

Timberwolves Announce 2015 Summer League Roster

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Rookies-to-be Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones will be joined by some familiar faces to past Wolves Summer League squads.

The Tyus Jones Experiment

Tyus Jones could be a nice pickup late in the 1st round. How he got here could make this a bigger story.