Ricky Rubio’s shot and the importance of Mike Penberthy


Believe it or not, Ricky Rubio’s jumper improved a lot and it’s why Mike Penberthy has to be a part of the future of this team.

Parochialism, Ubuntu, and other fun words: A Tyus Jones conversation


Was trading up for Tyus Jones really the right move? Bill and Steve broke down all the angles in an email thread.

Draft night recap: Wolves select Towns, trade up for Tyus Jones

Apple Valley senior point guard Tyus Jones, the Pioneer Press boys' basketball player of the year, juggles basketballs at his school on Tuesday, March 4, 2014.  (Pioneer Press: John Autey)

The Wolves got a franchise center and traded up to acquire one of the best basketball prospects this state has ever produced

Minnesota Timberwolves select Karl-Anthony Towns with first overall pick in 2015 NBA Draft


That’s right. The worst-kept secret in the league was just made official – the Minnesota Timberwolves have selected Karl-Anthony Towns with the first overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.

Karl-Anthony Towns picks between Minnesota and L.A.

NEW YORK - JUNE 24: NBA Draft Prospect, Karl Anthony Towns poses for portraits during media availability and circuit as part of the 2015 NBA Draft on June 24, 2015 at the Westin Times Square in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Watch Karl-Anthony Towns pick between Minnesota and Los Angeles.

Gosh darn it, Glen and Flip: Don’t sell the second-round picks


Glen, Flip, I know y’all love selling second-rounders, and it’s rude of me to bring it up on the eve of a very, very exciting day for the organization, but boy, it’d sure be swell if you just passed up that money and used the 31st and 36th picks rather than auction them off.

2014-15 Roster Review: Kevin Garnett


At February’s trade deadline, the best player in franchise history rejoined the Wolves. Here, we look back at Kevin Garnett’s 2014-15 season.

2014-15 Roster Review: Andrew Wiggins

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The present and future of the Minnesota Timberwolves debuted in 2014-15 and we review Andrew Wiggins’ first NBA campaign.

Karl-Anthony Towns vs. Jahlil Okafor: One man’s opinion

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The Wolves have a decision to make between Karl-Anthony Towns and Jahlil Okafor. Zach Harper breaks down which big man would get his selection.

2014-15 Roster Review: Shabazz Muhammad


Shabazz Muhammad didn’t take long to go from question mark to scoring solution. What’s the next leap for him?

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