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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?

Flip Saunders announces he is undergoing treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma


Difficult news out of the Timberwolves’ front office today, as Head Coach and President of Basketball Operations Flip Saunders revealed that he has been undergoing chemotherapy treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma

Report: Timberwolves bringing Arnie Kander aboard to make the bodies stay healthy

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The Wolves are reportedly hiring former Detroit Pistons’ physical therapist Arnie Kander next month.

A conversation with Sam Mitchell about coaching and leadership


The Wolves assistant coach who helped bring along a young Kevin Garnett took the time to talk about leadership as a coach and as a player.