Three in the Key is Chris Koza's column exploring a musician's life as a basketball fanatic. The Minneapolis-based singer-songwriter-composer leads the band Rogue Valley. Get him on the court, and he's trouble.Not all rivalries are created equal. The Rolling Stones versus the Beatles has a differ ... More >>
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 night, the Timberwolves went down in defeat, and two more key players left the game with injuries. In other words, it was pretty much a typical day in the course of an increasingly lost season.SEE ALSO: T-Wolves' ridiculous rash of injuries prompts TimberTrolls to design new team logo [IMAGE] A ... More >>
Coming into last night's game in Sacramento, the Timberwolves had lost five games in a row, in the process sinking toward the bottom of the Western Conference standings.They encountered a plucky Kings team that just wouldn't go away. Though the Wolves led for most of the game, they were only ahead b ... More >>
In a piece published over the weekend, the Star Tribune's Jerry Zgoda and Dennis Brackin went there -- they wrote a story about the Timberwolves' historically white roster, which has been dubbed the 'Cream Team.'SEE ALSO:-- Wolves acquire Chase Budinger, white guy who jumped over P. Diddy at Dunk Co ... More >>
Throw those prospect ranking boards away, Timberwolves fans. Two days before the draft, the Wolves traded the 18th overall pick for small forward Chase Budinger.Budinger, a 24 year old who starred during his three years at the University of Arizona, is a solid but unspectacular three-year veteran wh ... More >>
Darko Milicic was selected by the Detroit Pistons with the second overall pick during the 2003 NBA draft. The other top five picks that year? LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh, and Dwayne Wade.Suffice it to say Darko hasn't quite lived up to his draft peers' level of performance during hi ... 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 >>
It was a scene reminiscent of the late Malik Sealy's defining NBA moment: a banked-in 3-pointer lifting the Wolves to a stunning last-second, one-point victory over Indiana at the Target Center back in December 1999.Last night, with a .500 record on the line, Luke Ridnour's picture-perfect floate ... More >>
Yesterday, we brought you the story of the TimberTrolls, the hottest thing to hit Minnesota Timberwolves' online fanbase since... well, they're probably the hottest thing to ever hit the Wolves' online fanbase.And while they've only been at it for about a month, the Spaniards have already account ... More >>
Derrick Williams is looking at the NBA lockout -- and a map of Europe.Derrick Williams, the Timberwolves' high-flying, high-scoring No. 2 pick in last year's NBA draft, might not stick around to wait for the basketball lockout to end.In an interview with a site that follows the University of Ariz ... More >>
Rick Adelman is coming to save us!Rick Adelman is about to be named the new coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves, a bad basketball team that loses money in a sport that loses money, and is locked out, and might not even play any games this year.Welcome to Minnesota, Rick!The naming of Adelman is n ... More >>
NBA All-Star reserves named today.
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