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2016-17 Midway Point: Checking how accurate the preseason Hot Wolves Takes were (there’s so much blood)

I wouldn’t say these were the most prescient predictions ever made.

Mavericks 98, Timberwolves 87: Laying an egg on a bench

Well that was a real turd.

As the Wolves attempt to transition into a winner, their transition game has fallen behind

The Wolves are sloppy and too old school in their transition attack.

Timberwolves 103, Nuggets 105: Sweet Oblivion

After a loss like last night’s, it is so tempting to sink into the soft oblivion of believing there is one major flaw that is keeping the Minnesota Timberwolves from getting over the hump and into basic respectability. You’ll hear it from more casual basketball fans who drop in to watch a Wolves game now […]

Can Bjelica Be Elite (Son)?

There’s a lot that Nemanja Bjelica can and often does do right, mechanically speaking. He can make 3-pointers (although his 38.4% percentage on them last year has dipped pretty far to 23.1% this season), he is capable of seeing the floor well and making the right pass. He is 6-10, and although he will never […]

2016-17 Minnesota Timberwolves: 32 Hot Wolves Takes that can’t go wrong for the upcoming season

There’s no way any of these can backfire.

2016-17 Minnesota Timberwolves season: 20 over/under predictions from the AWAW staff

Top 10 offense, 20 points per game for KAT, 41.5 wins for the Wolves? We have your over/under predictions for this season.

Thunder 112, Wolves 94: It’s just preseason, but thank goodness this isn’t the starting lineup

The Wolves second unit faced the Thunder’s full roster tonight. It went how you might expect.

A Preseason Box Score Recap: Hornets 98, Wolves 86

We’re scouring our “sources” for quality video from this game, but until then, here’s what the box score says…

Nemanja Bjelica: The Wolves’ Secret X-Factor?

To say that Nemanja Bjelica had an up and down rookie year would be a bit of an understatement. What can we hope to see in 2016-17?