Category Archives: 2017-18 Season

Wolves 111, Mavericks 87: Just How Good Are the Wolves?

The Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Dallas Mavericks 111-87 Friday night to improve their record to 10-5 – the first time they’ve been five games over .500 since 2005 and a 55 win pace(!) – and it was a perfect encapsulation of their 2017-18 season to date. The Wolves struggled out of the gate to match […]

Wolves 109, Jazz 98: Utahlk About a Bounce Back

The Minnesota Timberwolves bounced back from their ugly loss Saturday night against the Phoenix Suns by defeating the Utah Jazz 109-98 Monday night, putting a halt to their season-high two-game losing streak. The Wolves came out of the gaits swinging on both ends against the Rudy Gobert-less Utah squad, causing difficult shots and disrupting passing […]

Warriors 125, Timberwolves 101: Canoe Way to Lose

The Wolves’ first blowout loss with Jimmy Butler, a 125-101 drubbing at the hands of the defending champions.

Wolves 125, Heat 122: South Beach Bringin’ the Heat, Wolves Win in OT

The Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Miami Heat 125-122 in an overtime thriller Monday night, bringing their overall record to 4-3. The victory not only marks the first time that Tom Thibodeau has defeated the Heat since becoming the Wolves’ head coach, but also the first time they’ve lead. The Heat came out of the gaits […]

Pistons 122, Timberwolves 101: What Happened

Our team lost a tough contest in a battleground state. What lessons can we learn before our next run?

Pacers 130, Wolves 107: Apparently, Wolves Can Lay Eggs

In a brutal display of defensive indifference and general apathy, the Minnesota Timberwolves fell to the Indiana Pacers Tuesday evening 130-107. Despite star center Myles Turner missing the game with a concussion, the Pacers were able to gain and maintain control throughout the majority of the game, outworking the Wolves on the glass (37-25) and – […]

Butler / Rubio: Scandalous glaring, and other revelations

Friday night’s home opener wasn’t billed as a head-to-head matchup between Ricky Rubio and Jimmy Butler, but that’s what it became, and that’s what it remained, even after the final buzzer sounded. Apparently, Butler told security in the hallway not to let the former Timberwolves guard into “my locker room,” per Jerry Zgoda of the Star […]

Spurs 107, Wolves 99: Welcome Back.

The Minnesota Timberwolves fell to the San Antonio Spurs 107-99 Wednesday night in a game that played out almost exactly as many thought. The Wolves’ offense was rusty, the defense was at many times haphazard, and the Spurs played with a fundamentally soundness and veteran savvy that has become synonymous with their #brand. Despite playing without […]

2017-18 AWAW Season Preview Roundtable Spectacular Extravaganza! (Part Two)

The Minnesota Timberwolves kick off the season less than a week from now – Wednesday, October 18th at 8:30 in San Antonio, to be exact. We’re getting you ready with a (nearly full) staff roundtable full of predictions, projections, hopes, and fears for the upcoming season. So sit back, relax, and enjoy part two of […]

2017-18 AWAW Season Preview Roundtable Spectacular Extravaganza! (Part One)

  The Minnesota Timberwolves kick off the season less than a week from now – Wednesday, October 18th at 8:30 in San Antonio, to be exact. We’re getting you ready with a (nearly full) staff roundtable full of predictions, projections, hopes, and fears for the upcoming season. So sit back, relax, and enjoy part one […]