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A Quick Preview: Wolves head to Hollywood to open the season

A quick look into the Wolves’ season opener tonight at the Staples Center.

A Moment of (Twitter) Silence for Flip Saunders

In tribute to Flip Saunders, a moment of silence will take place on Twitter upon the opening tip of Wednesday’s opener in Los Angeles. We’d love to have you to participate. Click here for details.

Flip was a dad, and one of the best

Brief reflections on a great man.

Goodbye, Flip

It’s a flawless late-October day in the Twin Cities. This morning, my wife and my daughter and I went to a park in Northeast to get some pictures taken because we’re expecting our second child any time now. I was glad for the good, crisp weather after two days of rains and clouds because it […]

Flip Saunders passes away at the age of 60

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Saunders family and the Minnesota Timberwolves organization.

Positional Previews 2015 – The Wings

The previews roll on with a look at Andrew Wiggins and the rest of the Wolves’ wing core coming into the season.

Reports: Flip’s condition worse than previously thought

This sucks. All of our thoughts are with Flip and his family at this difficult time.

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.

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 […]

Zach LaVine, and the quest to become more than “just a dunker”

He’s skilled and world-class athletic, but can Zach LaVine put the whole package together?