Selected quotes from Timberwolves Media Day, part one


The Minnesota Timberwolves held media day at the Target Center on Monday morning. In part one of a two-part series, Bill quotes Milt Newton, Sam Mitchell, and several players about what they expect from themselves and one another this coming season.

Anthony Bennett: I Crush Your Head


If you’re on the younger side or not Canadian, you might not remember Kids in the Hall. The sketch comedy troupe had a show that ran from 1989 to 1995, and the members have gone on to individual careers — you might know Dave Foley from NewsRadio if you watched syndicated television in the afternoons […]

On Anthony Bennett, expectations and disappointment


After having him for an entire season, seeing his habits, watching him in practice, learning his nature, and finding out what makes him tick, the people running the Timberwolves became comfortable with the idea of paying Anthony Bennett to go away.

Timberwolfing at the FIBA Americas, AfroBasket & EuroBasket


A recap of Andrew Wiggins, Nemanja Bjelica, and the rest of the FIBA participants this summer.

Report: Wolves “progressing” on Anthony Bennett buyout

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 26: Anthony Bennett #24 of the Minnesota Timberwolves pose for portraits on August 26, 2014 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 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 2014 NBAE (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

The former No. 1 overall pick appears to be on his way out of Minnesota.

Andrew Wiggins’ rap skills are far, far inferior to his hoop skills

Wiggins Spits Hot Fire

… and that’s okay.

The Smooth Rap Stylings of Andrew Wiggins

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Over the weekend and thanks to NBA reddit, footage emerged of Andrew Wiggins rapping. Or, rather, being goaded into spitting maybe a third of a dozen bars in someone’s mom’s basement. It’s a jarring slice of life, with Wiggins in a self-described “wifebeater” and dress pants, hanging out with some friends, a guy who made […]

It could be years before we know what all this means


In a recent and surprisingly revealing GQ profile, new Late Show host Stephen Colbert dropped a piece of wisdom that I haven’t been able to stop thinking about: “I love the thing that I most wish had not happened.” Colbert was talking about the death of his father and two of his brothers in a […]

Report: Wolves add Gates to coaching staff


Bryan Gates, most recently an assistant with New Orleans, will joining the Wolves’ staff for the 2015-16 season.

Reports: Sam Mitchell to step in as interim head coach


As Flip Saunders continues to battle Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, reports indicate assistant Sam Mitchell will take over on an interim basis.

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