What was first reported last week became official yesterday: David Kahn is out as the Timberwolves' president of basketball operations after a mostly disappointing four years on the job.SEE ALSO: Kevin Garnett takes a shot at T-Wolves management, and who can blame him?
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After nearly a decade of ineptitude, this season's incarnation of the T-Wolves is generating some buzz.But last night's disappointing loss to Milwaukee dropped the team to 0-2 and featured the shoddy defense and ball-handling characteristic of the horrible Kurt Rambis teams fans are so eager to f ... More >>
This is what jobs see as they come to our fine state.No one in America found a job last month. Not one person. But in Minnesota, the job vacancies listings have shot up in recent months.This leads to some pretty interesting possibilities. Could it be that Minnesota is not part of the United State ... More >>
WikipediaRambis took a bad situation and made it worse.Like a wounded deer limping around the forest, Kurt Rambis was finally put out of his misery -- appropriately, by Timberwolves.The T-Wolves fired Rambis this morning, ending his reign at the helm of one of the league's worst teams.
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wikipediaRambis is looking for a new gig.Timberwolves coach Kurt Rambis didn't put in an appearance at the Ricky Rubio rock star welcome at MSP earlier this week, and he won't be coaching Rubio either.
The Timberwolves have decided to fire him, and plan to announce their decision after toni ... More >>
wikiKurt Rambis: Should he stay or should he go?Maybe this is being overly optimistic, but the only good thing about ending the season with the worst record in the National Basketball League may be that the Timberwolves now have nowhere to go but up.
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AP stands by its tweet.It looks like Minnesota AP sportswriter Jon Krawczynski's lawyers are arguing that NBA referee Bill Spooner really did tell Timberwolves head coach Kurt Rambis he'd get points back after a lousy foul call in a game against the Houston Rockets in January.
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Spooner wants $75K and an apology.The way the NBA looks at it, referee Bill Spooner is wasting his time suing Minnesota AP sportswriter Jon Krawczynski for defamation. The league doesn't think he has a case.
In case you missed it, Spooner accuses Krawczynski put words in his mouth via Twitte ... More >>
TwitterJon Krawczynski covers Minnesota pro sports for the Associated Press.There isn't a sports fan alive who hasn't griped about lousy referees and umpires screwing up calls and entire games. But NBA ref Bill Spooner says local Associated Press sportswriter Jon Krawczynski went too far -- on Tw ... More >>
Streak over, Kevin Love sits down.One of the few good narratives about the Timberwolves this season just got flushed down the drain. Kevin Love's consecutive double-double streak is over.
The Golden State Warriors shut down his four-month, 53-game record and hammered the Wolves 100-77 on Sun ... More >>
Photo: WikipediaKevin Love left everyone speechless.When Moses Malone, then playing for Houston, notched an NBA-record 30 points and 30 rebounds in a 1982 game against Seattle, Kevin Love hadn't even been born.
Fast forward to Minneapolis last night, where Love found the most astonishing gro ... More >>
ESPN.com describes the franchise's on-going wheeling-and-dealing as "one of the most profound and rapid rebuilds the NBA has ever seen." So when will that translate into wins? Patience, childrens. Patience.
The Timberwolves' front office is reportedly close to reaching a deal to make the ex-Laker the team's latest head coach. Meaning Rambis would replace Kevin McHale. Speaking of Rambis and McHale, anyone remember the 1984 Finals?