With 10 seconds left in last night's season opening tilt, sure it looked like the hometown Timberwolves were headed for a disappointing defeat.After leading for basically the entire game, the T-Wolves let a team widely expected to be one of the worst in the NBA -- the Orlando Magic -- surge past the ... More >>
Last night's competitive contest between the Timberwolves and the defending NBA champions was ruined in the fourth quarter by horrendous officiating.SEE ALSO: A.J. Pierzynski calls Nick Blackburn a "piece of shit" [VIDEO] J.J. Barea was assessed a Flagrant 2 foul for bumping the Miami Heat's Ray All ... More >>
Last week, the defending NBA champion Miami Heat released an official team Harlem Shake video, complete with a crown-adorned and shirtless LeBron James busting some moves.SEE ALSO: Minnesota does the Harlem Shake: The ten best local Harlem Shake videos on YouTube The video has been viewed more than ... More >>
Ricky Rubio is back from his ACL injury and is doing his best Adrian Peterson impression.SEE ALSO: Ricky Rubio puts backyard wrestling career on hold, returns to practiceOkay, so Rubio hasn't been as impressive as All Day, but who could be? Nonetheless, just two games in, Ricky has already demonstra ... More >>
When Minnesota Wild management did their best Miami Heat impersonation and signed free agents Zach Parise and Ryan Suter to identical 13-year, $98-million contracts last week, the franchise immediately became relevant for the first time in nearly a decade.After years of neglecting them, we here at C ... More >>
This week, we're profiling Paul Berglund, executive chef of The Bachelor Farmer. In part 1 of the series, we learned about his childhood in St. Louis, his introduction to the exciting flavors of Spain, and his career in the U.S. Navy. When it came time for him to leave the military, he began consi ... More >>
A year ago, the David Kahn Era had gone so negative that ESPN's Bill Simmons successfully turned Kahn's last name into a punchline. Now, Kahn is laughing all the way to the bank. The PiPress' Charley Walters reports that Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor plans to bring Kahn back for at least one mor ... More >>
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 >>
Michael Beasley, living up to dreadlock stereotypes. Looks like Michael Beasley's long love affair with weed is not over yet. Beasley was pulled over for speeding at around 3 a.m. on June 26. When police searched his vehicle they found a little more than a half-ounce of dope under the driver's se ... More >>
Beasley is coming to a T.C. golf course near you.
Friends say Mike is a playful kid at heart
At their current pace, the Wolves will win only two more game than last year.
Milicic may prove the 'Wolves finest foreign-born player in team history.
A new season opens for the 'Wolves and sixth straight losing campaign appears inevitable.
FantagraphicsHarvey Pekar, the iconic autobiographical comics writer, died today.In a week highlighted by LeBron James's decision to leave Cleveland, the Rust Belt also lost its bard: Harvey Pekar, the writer of the long-running, autobiographical American Splendor comic, died today at the age of ... More >>
Memorializing Block E's big-pimpin' Bellanotte, including a few choice words from the Strib article's comments section.
The Wolves believe in life after Kevin Garnett
The Wolves' massive overhaul begins with top pick Randy Foye
The Wolves' current squad is either inching toward improvement or crawling into the dustbin
Disaster in Florida may mark the start of a gruesome January for the Wolves
Quick hits on pro hoops beyond the Wolves
When you've got swagger, you look like a winner. When you don't, you look like the Wolves.
It will take more than KG to beat the Kings
The Wolves' shaky start is nothing to fret about. Yet, anyway.
The Wolves' ill-timed annual swoon is upon us
The flaws of the Marbury-less Wolves are becoming more and more evident, especially in the paint