With the 13th pick in last night's NBA draft, the Timberwolves selected Zach LaVine, a raw but talented 6-5 19-year-old who spent one season at UCLA.LaVine made quite a first impression with Minnesotans by muttering what appeared to be "fuck me" moments after his name was called out.See also:New NoD ... More >>
Unceasing speculation about Kevin Love's long-term future in Minnesota has been ongoing at least since January 2012, when Love signed a less-than-maximum four-year contract extension with an option to walk away after the third year.In the months that followed, reports emerged that Love wasn't happy ... More >>
Shabazz Muhammad, the Timberwolves' top draft pick, has been sent home from the NBA Rookie Transition Program for breaking a rule.SEE ALSO: Shabazz Muhammad, Wolves top draft pick, is older than he said he was Unlike former T-Wolf Michael Beasley in 2008, Muhammad wasn't busted tokin'. Instead, he w ... More >>
When the Timberwolves' tragi-comical string of injuries continued with forward Josh Howard blowing out his ACL last month, they signed a familiar face to replace him -- Lazar Hayward, who spent the 2010-11 season with the club.SEE ALSO: Call a whambulance: Kevin Love blasts T-Wolves management in in ... More >>
On Tuesday, the Timberwolves traded away the 18th overall selection in tonight's NBA draft to Houston for a relatively unheralded white guy named Chase Budinger.Some fans were critical of the trade, saying Wolves management would've been better off taking their chances with a mid first-round pick in ... More >>
This is not how we remember high school.Derrick Williams is the Timberwovles' top draft pick and most exciting acquisition since a skinny teenager named Kevin Garnett. Or, he would be those things, if the NBA wasn't so hopelessly locked out. For now, Williams is just a 20-year-old kid trying to s ... More >>
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 >>
Friends say Mike is a playful kid at heart
Timberwolves President David Kahn met with Rubio's Spanish team this week to figure out a way to bring the game's most electric young star to the Target Center next season.
The most highly touted teenage prodigy since Bron-Bron will be howlin' for the Wolves next season. His name is Ricky Rubio. He's a Spaniard. (Also, a confirmed mutant).
A retrospective of Minnesota's most heartbreaking franchise
The Wolves believe in life after Kevin Garnett
With each win that the Wolves notch from now until the end of the season, they find themselves close to losing their first round pick in the 2007 NBA Draft. By Stephen Litel
Dwane Casey tries to save the hapless Wolves—and his own job
The Wolves' massive overhaul begins with top pick Randy Foye
Sooner or later, Kevin Garnett will leave Minnesota without a championship
1. Perfect timing 2.Hassell, McCants and Banks should get the minutes 3. A quick little kudo to Justin Reed
This year's Wolves: I screwed up--I trusted them
Are the Wolves near the end of the Kevin McHale era?
Eddie Griffin, shot-blocker extraordinaire, is delivering huge value on his new contract with the Wolves
For those of you unfamiliar with The Sports Guy, espn.com's columnist is not only one of the most astute sports commentators in any medium, he's funny as hell. In honor of tonight's NBA draft, The Sports Guy (real name, Bill Simmons) has compiled his Top 60 moments from the past eight NBA drafts. ... More >>
The Wolves scramble to improve--and keep KG happy
Despite KG's best efforts, it looks like another year, another one-and-out for the troubled Wolves. If they're lucky.
The NBA embraces a long-prohibited defensive style. The Timberwolves are poised to cash in.
Look forward to more of the same from your Minnesota Timberwolves: Mediocrity
Taking David Stern out of the picture wouldn't have brightened the Timberwolves' prospects much
Terrell Brandon isn't a great fit for the team--but that doesn't mean the Wolves can't make the best of it
If the Wolves intend to compete in '00, there's workout to be done
This truncated season is a turning point in Timberwolves history
While the Gophers struggle through a losing season, Sam Jacobson hopes to impress the scouts.
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.
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.