This truncated season is a turning point in Timberwolves history
With that pesky lockout behind them, the Timberwolves get down to business
As the Wolves hide the holes in their lineup, the wins start to pile up.
Marbury's physical panache, seething determination, and craving of responsibility have set a standard for his performance that no mere braggadocio could establish.
Fresh from their first decent season and fronted by a pair of 21st-century superstars, the Timberwolves have gained the league's respect and the fans' enthusiasm. Now comes the hard part.
Whether the 1996-97 Timberwolves will make their perennially promised leap forward depends in large measure on the chemistry between three of the team's key pairings: Kevin McHale and Flip Saunders; Kevin Garnett and Stephon Marbury; and Tom Gugliotta and