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  • Blogs

    May 19, 2014

    Sure sounds like Kevin Love, Timberwolves are headed for summertime breakup

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2014

    Wolves' Dante Cunningham won't face charges for terroristic threats arrest -- for now

    Sunday afternoon, Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham was arrested for allegedly sending his girlfriend threatening electronic messages. That came just two days after he was charged with a felony for allegedly strangling her early Thursday morning.Despite the terroristic threats arrest, Cunningham ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2014

    Vikings push back against Chris Kluwe with defensive statement

    The Vikings released a statement late this afternoon pushing back against Chris Kluwe's charges that the organization fired him for his support of gay marriage."Any notion that Chris was released from our football team due to his stance on marriage equality is entirely inaccurate and inconsistent wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    Mike Wallace turned down more money from Vikings because of Minnesota weather

    The Vikings made a big splash by signing free agent wide receiver Greg Jennings away from the Packers earlier this month, but it turns out that wouldn't have happened had Mike Wallace not hated Minnesota weather so much.SEE ALSO: Vikings give Jerome Simpson $500,000 raise for being absolutely terrib ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2013

    Vikings give Jerome Simpson $500,000 raise for being absolutely terrible last season

    Last spring, the Vikings signed wide receiver Jerome Simpson. He was coming off the best season of his career in Cincinnati but arrived in Minnesota with some baggage.SEE ALSO: Video of Jerome Simpson scoring one of the most electrifying touchdowns in NFL historyIn the fall of 2011, Simpson was char ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2012

    Call a whambulance: Kevin Love blasts T-Wolves management in interview

    Less than a year after signing a four-year, $62-million contract extension (well, really three years, with an option for a fourth), Timberwolves superstar Kevin Love is already hinting he wants out.SEE ALSO:-- T-Wolves' 'Cream Team' roster is about selling tickets to white fans, black council leader ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2012

    T-Wolves, Love nearing Wednesday contract deadline [VIDEO]

    ​Before a national TV audience on Friday night, Kevin Love shot the Timberwolves back into relevance after years of being regarded as the NBA's Siberia. As the buzzer sounded, Love drained one of the most dramatic game-winning three-point shots in franchise history, pushing the T-Wolves past an up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Twins avoid trading; hope AL Central concedes

    ​ As the trade deadline came and went, the Twins chose to do... nothing. This lack of news has everyone talking, almost literally--nearly every blog, every paid scribe, ESPN, etc. have weighed in on the Twins failing to move. Or successfully avoiding a trade, if that's how you choose to spin the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2011

    Twins trading their best players?

    WikipediaIf you dig long odds, bet it all on the Twins to hit the playoffs.​Feeling lucky? When you're gambling, do you dig long odds? Well, then the Minnesota Twins are the team for you. According to the geniuses at the online Baseball Prospectus (and I'm not being snarky--those guys are sh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2011

    Buffalo Wild Wings CEO Sally Smith takes 18% pay cut

    Sally Smith didn't quite sell enough wings last year, so she took a pay cut​Sally Smith is known for doing whatever it takes to make her company, Buffalo Wild Wings, successful. And last year, apparently that meant a massive pay cut. Documents filed with the Securities Exchange Commission on ... More >>

  • News

    April 5, 2006

    Wolf at the Door

    Sooner or later, Kevin Garnett will leave Minnesota without a championship

  • Sports

    December 7, 2005

    Many Happy Returns

    Eddie Griffin, shot-blocker extraordinaire, is delivering huge value on his new contract with the Wolves

  • Sports

    March 30, 2005

    Don't Wait Until Next Year

    Playoffs? It's (long past) time to throw in the towel and plan for next year

  • Sports

    January 19, 2005

    Shuffling the Starters

    The Wolves lineup shuffle only partly fixes their underachievement problem

  • Sports

    June 9, 2004

    A Tough Act To Follow

    Time for Wolves management to be bold--again

  • Sports

    October 22, 2003

    This Is It

    The future is now

  • Sports

    July 16, 2003

    Unfinished Business

    The Wolves scramble to improve--and keep KG happy

  • Sports

    February 26, 2003

    The Two-Year Plan

    Risks, rewards, and the future of the Wolves

  • News

    November 6, 2002


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

  • Sports

    September 11, 2002

    Gentlemen, Unsheath Your Bats!

    Baseball: More like it used to be than ever before

  • Sports

    May 1, 2002

    Wait Until Next Year?

    What the Wolves could and should do to improve

  • Sports

    January 13, 1999

    Let the Games Begin

    With that pesky lockout behind them, the Timberwolves get down to business