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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.

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

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

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

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

Timberwolves 106, Grizzlies 101: Shabazz Palaces

If Shabazz Muhammad’s game were a mixtape, I’d be burning copies for all of my friends and insisting, wide-eyed and forceful, “No, you NEED to give this a listen. It’s quirky and intense, but it’s beautiful. You’ll love it.”