Author Archives: Tim Faklis

Meet Justin Patton, Your (Other) Newest Timberwolf

The Timberwolves got Jimmy Butler on draft night, and also another guy. This is about the other guy.

Report: Wolves acquire Jimmy Butler, 16th pick from Bulls for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn, 7th Pick

Reports are saying the Wolves have acquired the three-time All-Star from Chicago on draft night.

Jonathan Isaac and Larui Markkanen: Big Possibilities

A look at the two bigs projected to go right around the time the Wolves will be picking on Thursday.

Watching Kevin Love from Minneapolis in 2017

I just saw Kevin Love play in his third straight NBA Finals.

2016-17 Roster Review: Andrew Wiggins

How much did he improve this year? A deep dive into the numbers vs the eye test.

2016-17 Roster Review: Tyus Jones

A look back at Tyus Jones’ (noticeable) improvements in his sophomore year.

2016-17 Roster Review: The Temps

A recap of the contributions of John Lucas III, Lance Stephenson, and Omri Casspi.

Rockets 123, Wolves 118: 5 Takeaways from the Season Finale

Some confirmations and reactions to the final game for the Wolves’ 2016-17 season.

Wolves 119, Lakers 104: Ricky Rubio and Opening Up the Floor

On a late March night where two teams with equally gone playoff chances face off, some non-traditional occurrences might take place. A Thibs-led team we can have 37-37 first quarter scores, 67-60 first half scores, Ricky Rubio dropping 20 first half points, and also Thomas Robinson. This game was a tale of two ends of […]