With the blockbuster trade now finalized, there will be plenty of time to get excited about the new batch of young, athletic Timberwolves, headlined by top draft choice Andrew Wiggins, who will be publicly introduced to Minnesota by Flip Saunders during a press conference at the State Fair tomorrow. ... More >>
A retrospective of Minnesota's most heartbreaking franchise
We used to be patient Wolves fans, but things have changed.
Maybe the Timberwolves can get closer to the promised land. Maybe.
If the Wolves intend to compete in '00, there's workout to be done
The Timberwolves have ratcheted up their game where it counts
This truncated season is a turning point in Timberwolves history
The lone original Timberwolf prepares to clean up and ship out.
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
Getting The Point
The Timberwolves--for years the lowliest franchise in professional sports--may see their way out of the wilderness at last. But not this year.