Category Archives: NBA Summer League

Your 2013 Las Vegas Summer League Minnesota Timberwolves

Las Vegas Summer League basketball begins this Friday and I will be in Vegas for the entire time this goes on. That may sound like a long time to be in Las Vegas to many of you. You probably feel that way because it is a very long time to be in Vegas. But during […]

2012 Las Vegas Summer League Scattered Thoughts: Final Edition

Final two games of the Wolves’ Summer League ended in wins, giving the Wolves a 4-1 record for the summer and a berth into the Las Vegas playoffs. Wait, they don’t have Summer League playoffs? The wins aren’t so important as the quality of play from the guys on the roster are. The two players everyone […]

Endless Summer (League): Game 1

Much like Las Vegas itself, with its miles of ersatz culture, its endless, eerie replicas and synecdoches, Monday’s Wolves-Spurs game looked strangely familiar. The Wolves hit only 36.5% of their shots (and 33.3% of their threes). Their opponent, the Spurs, hit over 50% of theirs. The Wolves look ragged and confused on both sides of […]

Endless Summer (League): the Meanings

David Roth is a tremendously fine writer and a good friend of this blog (I promise, this is not a joke about David Lee or his spandexed namesake–sometimes real life is more complicated and Paul Auster-y than I want to think about). Though he lives in New York, he grew up in idyllic suburban New […]

Endless Summer (League): the Roster

Friends, the Wolves’ stint at the Las Vegas NBA Summer League begins next Monday (the schedule is right here) and our Puppies have released their roster.  And although, despite my promises, Ryan Hollins’s aggro spazzitude will not be in attendance, it should be pretty weird anyway.  Here it is: TIMBERWOLVES SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER NO PLAYER […]