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Astronomy Domine updated: More thoughts on Wolves and Clips

Wolves-Clippers games always seem to have a peculiar hum. Perhaps it’s their interlocking histories¬† and their penchant for duplicating one another’s rosters (like, literally–see: Gomes, Foye, Smith, Telfair, Jaric, Cassell et. al.). Perhaps it’s their shared legacies of baffling mismanagement. Maybe it’s just a sense of futility that has characterized both teams; when they face […]

J.R. Rider Against Everybody

Its been more than a week since ESPN opened voting on (and we gave some rather capricious consideration to) the greatest Wolves teams of all time.¬† The results, so far, are decisive enough that I think we can declare some winners: Point Guard: Stephon Marbury (64.3%). This is not really surprising considering a) how much […]

Five Against One

So the fellows over at ESPN are asking us all to choose the Timberwolves’ all-time starting five. Sounds like fun right? the kind of idle thought experiment that’s so good at whiling away those long workday afternoon, right? Wrong. Here’s my take: Point Guard: On the face of things, it would seem that the only […]