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The Case for Trading for Jimmy Butler

CHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 27: Jimmy Butler #21 of the Chicago Bulls and Zach LaVine #8 of the Minnesota Timberwolves chase down a loose ball at the United Center on February 27, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bulls defeated the Timberwolves 96-89. 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. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The signs seem to point to an aggressive attempt to get back into the playoffs. More than a few of the Wolves’ top beat writers have speculated that the team will trade the pick, which could be the first step in such a process, which brings us to the idea of trading for Jimmy Butler.

2015-16 Roster Review: Gorgui Dieng

Gorgui Dieng has gotten better each year he’s been in the league. A look back on his third season, and a look into his future in the league.

Timberwolves 132, Wizards 129 2OT: Step into the world

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Go ruin someone’s day.

Wolves 99, Thunder 96: La Pistola

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Corre, Ricky! Corre!

Wolves in Motion: Some cool stuff the Wolves are running for Karl-Anthony Towns

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Just a couple of fun plays the Wolves are executing with Karl-Anthony Towns as the roaming big man.

Milt Newton, Timberwolves have quiet deadline

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Minnesota made no deals at the trade deadline, to the surprise of few.

Timberwolves 117, Raptors 112: Dare I say… progress is happening?

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Karl-Anthony Towns did what we’re expecting him to do and the Wolves are doing what we don’t expect them to do.

Wolves 112, Bulls 105: Things that are working

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With all the losing, it’s easy (and important) to look at what isn’t working. When winning happens, it’s just as easy (and important) to look at what’s going well.

Blazers 96, Timberwolves 93: Karl! Andrew! Ricky! Gorgui! Wait, Gorgui?

Jan 1, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng (5) dunks in the second quarter against the Sacramento Kings at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

Gorgui is good and needs an extension… I think.

Jazz 103, Timberwolves 90: Karl-Anthony Towns played like crap

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What’s it going to look like when Karl-Anthony Towns doesn’t feel like he played like crap?