Timberwolves 99, Cavaliers 125: I’m Watching a Blowout Loss AMA


Here’s a measure of my confidence in the outcome of this game before it even began. Every A Wolf Among Wolves recap begins with the teams’ names and the score, Minnesota first, the visiting team second (at least, that’s the way I’ve always done it). Before this game began, I set up my document with […]

Nuggets 78, Wolves 74: Making a Statement


The Wolves’ struggles continued tonight, and looked familiar to games of days past.

Sixers 109, Timberwolves 99: It’s been a bad month


A loss in Philadelphia isn’t the problem, really; it’s the entire past month that’s cause for real alarm.

Candid Sam Mitchell delivers lengthy postgame remarks


The Timberwolves’ interim head coach laments the lack of fundamentals in AAU and college basketball, among other things.

Pistons 115, Timberwolves 90: Flows and Flavors


Some nights, the Wolves’ archaic attitude toward threes doesn’t stick out as much. This was not one of those nights.

Timberwolves 94, Jazz 80: Keeping the Momentum


Sometimes, on a night of bad basketball, a few momentum-setting plays is what it takes to hold a lead and get the win.

Timberwolves 95, Spurs 101: The Stars at Night


A much better game than the drubbing the Minnesota Timberwolves suffered at home against the San Antonio Spurs last week, last night’s tilt was a perfect example of the gap between a promising team and a genuinely good one.

Pacers 102, Timberwolves 88: That thing got out of control


One big no-call led to the Wolves crumbling. What if…?

Spurs 108, Wolves 83: Ugly Offense (and great Spurs D) on Ugly Sweater Night

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The Spurs Spurs’d on defense again tonight.

Celtics 113, Timberwolves 99: The Annual Crowdsource Recap


Like KG, I don’t really “do” the whole “second night of a back-to-back’ thing. Also, like KG, I drew some inspiration from the crowd (Twitter) to help me get through it.

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