Category Archives: Game Analysis

Spurs 97, Wolves 90: Too Little, Too Late

A tired Spurs team defeated the Timberwolves 97-90 in an overtime loss in San Antonio Saturday night. But the Wolves showed that they have the fiber to compete with the league’s best.

Timberwolves 107, Jazz 80: Score, stop, score

The Wolves are… a defensive team?

Wolves 102, Kings 88: Recent Fun, and What’s to Come

The Wolves have played well lately. Andrew Wiggins and KAT have been excellent lately. They showed up again tonight, but can it sustain over this next tough stretch?

Wolves 112, Denver 99: Rocky Mountain Highlights

The Timberwolves defeated a beleaguered Denver Nuggets team 112-99 on Wednesday night in Denver. The Nuggets were coming off a signature win of sorts, after 132-110 drubbing of the Golden State Warriors on Monday in Denver. The Nuggz team that dominated the league’s best team didn’t show up at the Pepsi Center Wednesday night, at […]

Cavaliers 116, Timberwolves 108: A love letter of sorts to basketball fun

Andrew Wiggins showed out, LeBron James was LeBron James, and the Wolves fell to the champs.

Heat 115, Wolves 113: Bad Start to Crazy Wild Finish, As it Happened

A crazy game, a crazy finish. A sluggish Wolves start gave them a lot of ground to make up, but as the second half came around, so did the Wolves’ sense of urgency. For fun, instead of trying to encapsulate an entire game after the fact, I decide to do all my note-taking on the […]

Spurs 122, Timberwolves 114: Harnessing chaos and energy with extreme focus

That door just wouldn’t budge.

Mavericks 98, Timberwolves 87: Laying an egg on a bench

Well that was a real turd.

Jazz 94, Wolves 92: When There Are No More Excuses

Games like these are frustrating, I know. The Wolves played well, built up a lead, and then let it slip away in the game’s final minutes. They played well enough to win the game against a fully healthy Jazz team, a playoff hopeful that’s been more successful this season. It was frustrating because Ricky Rubio shot the […]

Wizards 112, Timberwolves 105: In defense of the Wolves

How bad was the Wolves’ clutch defense against the Wizards?