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Taylor: Pekovic to miss season, buyout a possibility

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic (14), of Montenegro,  battles Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, March 9, 2015, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)

The 30-year-old Montenegrin’s career is likely over

When Talking About (and Remembering) Nikola Pekovic


A reminder of what the Wolves used to have in Nikola Pekovic.

2015-16 Roster Review: Nikola Pekovic

Mar 14, 2014; Charlotte, NC, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic (14) sits on the bench during the second half of the game against the Charlotte Bobcats at Time Warner Cable Arena. Bobcats win 105-93. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

We begin our roster review series by wondering if we’ve seen the end of Nikola Pekovic.

Wolves announce Nikola Pekovic to be sidelined indefinitely


Ban injuries.

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.

Is there anything there? Way too many words on the process of developing Anthony Bennett


How salvageable or lost is the cause of Anthony Bennett?

Wolves 112, Pistons 101: Keep on Truckin’

Ain’t nothin’ holdin’ me back nothin’ I’ll keep right on, right on truckin’ Ain’t nothin’ holdin’ me back nothin’ I’ll keep right on, right on truckin’ – Eddie Kendricks, Keep on Truckin’ Steph Curry and Kevin Durant launching heat check threes like trebuchets of fire is fun to watch. LeBron James and Russell Westbrook barrelling […]

76ers 103, Timberwolves 94: Organization and a plan

The Philadelphia 76ers haven’t been putting a great roster on the floor over the last two seasons. It’s been by design and it’s a risky proposition. It’s an idea that I’ve had, along with plenty of Wolves’ fans, when it comes to the rebuilding style of this Minnesota franchise. Strip down the roster, rid it […]

Thunder 92, Wolves 84: Vacations

The photo above almost certainly isn’t awe-inspiring to any of you; sure, there are mountains, but they aren’t very close, and there are some unsightly power lines in the way. Nothing about the image screams “vacation” or “good times.” Aesthetically speaking, it’s sort of mundane and dull, the sort of picture only a weirdo like […]

Rebuilding the Wolves: Vol. 1 or Vol. 11… One of those

It’s safe to say the Minnesota Timberwolves won’t be making the playoffs for the 11th straight season. With a record of 5-29, the Wolves sit just 2.5 games ahead of the New York Knicks and are tied with the Philadelphia 76ers for the second worst record in the NBA. The Knicks have played four more games than […]