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Sam Mitchell

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2014

    Flip Saunders hires Flip Saunders to coach Timberwolves: Top tweets

    As Roger Daltrey of The Who once said, "Meet the new boss, same as the old boss..."Yesterday, Flip Saunders -- the winningest, longest-tenured coach in Timberwolves history -- hired himself to become the new-old coach of the team. That's possible because Saunders was hired last summer by Glen Taylor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2006

    The Three-Pointer: Flip's Revenge

    1. Child is father to the man 2. Snuffed out. 3. A class act and an annoying facade.

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2005

    Where are they now? T-Wolves edition

    As we prepare to semi-root for another bunch of spoiled rich uniforms that will be gone and forgotten by this time next year, it's a good time to find out where some of our former Wolves heroes have ended up.

  • Sports

    December 22, 2004

    The Education of Eddie G.

    Griffin's new mentor, Garnett's new protégé

  • Sports

    November 3, 2004

    A Season on the Brink

    Will a healthy Wolves roster take the team forward or backward?

  • News

    April 14, 2004

    How The West Was Won

    On the brink of the playoffs, the Wolves' brain trust breaks down the best season in franchise history

  • Sports

    December 10, 2003

    The Glue Guy

    Why Fred Hoiberg is so valuable to the Timberwolves

  • Columns

    November 19, 2003

    Mooning at the Howl

    We used to be patient Wolves fans, but things have changed.

  • Sports

    October 22, 2003

    This Is It

    The future is now

  • Sports

    November 20, 2002

    A Veteran Clamps Down

    The Wolves find an unexpected bright spot

  • News

    November 6, 2002

    Hopeless

    Despite KG's best efforts, it looks like another year, another one-and-out for the troubled Wolves. If they're lucky.

  • Sports

    May 1, 2002

    Wait Until Next Year?

    What the Wolves could and should do to improve

  • Sports

    April 17, 2002

    Boon or Bust

    Reasons to hope for, but not expect a first-round upset

  • Sports

    March 13, 2002

    A Pivotal Home Stand

    It's Crunch Time for the Wolves

  • Sports

    February 27, 2002

    Mountains out of Molehills

    Wally Szczerbiak, ESPN The Magazine, and team chemistry

  • Sports

    February 20, 2002

    Nice Guys Finish Fifth

    The Wolves show signs of tenacity

  • Sports

    February 13, 2002

    The Anti-Brandon Bandwagon

    Terrell Brandon's season-ending injury may have come just in the nick of time

  • Sports

    January 9, 2002
  • News

    May 2, 2001
  • News

    May 2, 2001
  • Sports

    February 7, 2001

    D-Days

    The T-Wolves are scoring more points, but that's not why they've won ten consecutive games

  • News

    January 17, 2001
  • Sports

    January 3, 2001

    Howling in the Wind

    Despite the best start in franchise history, the Wolves are staring down a long winter

  • Sports

    April 19, 2000

    Blazers or Bust

    If the Wolves get past the first round of the playoffs, they...could...go...most of...the way!

  • Sports

    March 8, 2000

    Most of the Right Moves

    Coach Flip Saunders and the Timberwolves' turnaround

  • Sports

    February 2, 2000

    Passing Into Greatness

    Everything's going the Timberwolves' way. But is everything enough?

  • Sports

    December 29, 1999

    Guard Labor

    Terrell Brandon isn't a great fit for the team--but that doesn't mean the Wolves can't make the best of it

  • Sports

    December 1, 1999

    As the Lineup Turns

    Joe Smith slowly returns to 100 percent--and the Wolves ponder where to play him

  • Sports

    November 24, 1999

    Jumping to a Conclusion

    With no inside penetration, the Wolves go up and down

  • Sports

    October 27, 1999

    Make Room for Wally

    The T-Wolves may well land in the playoffs again, but 2000's still a rebuilding year

  • Sports

    March 31, 1999

    Shooting Pains

    The flaws of the Marbury-less Wolves are becoming more and more evident, especially in the paint

  • Sports

    March 3, 1999

    In Defense of Defense

    The Timberwolves have ratcheted up their game where it counts

  • Sports

    February 3, 1999

    The Long and the Short of It

    This truncated season is a turning point in Timberwolves history

  • Sports

    January 28, 1998

    Follow the Leaders

    As the Wolves hide the holes in their lineup, the wins start to pile up.

  • Sports

    December 10, 1997
  • News

    October 15, 1997

    Great Expectations

    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.

  • Sports

    April 23, 1997
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    February 26, 1997
  • Sports

    January 8, 1997
  • News

    November 6, 1996

    THE BUDDY SYSTEM

    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

  • Sports

    July 3, 1996
  • Sports

    June 19, 1996

    Basketball

    Getting The Point

  • Sports

    December 20, 1995
  • News

    October 18, 1995

    The Last Worthless Season

    The Timberwolves--for years the lowliest franchise in professional sports--may see their way out of the wilderness at last. But not this year.

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