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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 […]

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.

Wolves 105, Nuggets 88: A Preseason Party in Lincoln

Karl-Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins, and Shabazz Muhammad scored 18 apiece as the Wolves ran away from the Nuggets in Lincoln, NE.

Winging It: A Glance at the Wolves’ Wing Situation

Examining how the Wolves’ cadre of wings – Wiggins, LaVine, Muhammad and Rush – will perform in 2016-17.

Timberwolves vs. Warriors: Running It Back on Minnesota’s Game of the Year

About a year ago, I had a chance to sit down and talk with statistician and Yale professor Edward Tufte. If you haven’t checked out Tufte’s incredible books on information design, do so now — they are not to be missed in this day and age, when so much information is being presented to us […]

Roster Review: Shabazz Muhammad

Our roster review continues with the enigmatic Shabazz Muhammad.

Jazz 98, Timberwolves 85: Running through the finish line

“It’s not that you finish the race. It’s how you finish the race.” – Wolves locker room whiteboard.