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With the 58th pick, the T'Wolves select Robbie Hummel.

Robbie Hummel, small forward from Purdue University. I’m not sure what you’re supposed to do with a 58th pick. Do you grab someone you can stash away in Europe for a couple of years? Do you essentially pick a guy that can develop in the D-League for you? Is there a way to address a […]

Wolves Chase for a Bud…inger player? WORD PLAY!

Wolves have taken themselves out of the 18th pick fiasco that I babbled about yesterday by dealing it to the Houston Rockets for Chase Budinger and the rights to Lior Eliyahu. The Eliyahu aspect of the trade shouldn’t really matter. He’s a good athlete that really can’t shoot or do much with the ball. I […]

Befuddled by the process

The Timberwolves are confusing me. There are some things we know for sure: – This team plays at the Target Center. – They currently have a team with two star-quality players in Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio. – Rick Adelman is the head coach. – Glen Taylor is the owner. – David Kahn is the […]

The 2012 AWAW Draft Board: 1st Edition

We are 23 days away from the NBA Draft and we’ve already seen the Wolves invite 26 different players into Minneapolis to have a gander at what they can possibly add to this organization. For the most part, we’ve seen players that probably aren’t good enough to be taken with the 18th pick in the […]

A little solace in a cruel finish

The Utah Jazz made the playoffs. This means the Minnesota Timberwolves will have a first round pick in this year’s allegedly loaded NBA draft. Acquiring Utah’s pick closes the books on the Al Jefferson trade from before last season. We basically ended up receiving movable parts, draft picks we could sell to pay off Kurt […]