Seventeen games under .500 and 10 games out of a playoff berth, it's been a bitterly disappointing year for the Timberwolves. But one undeniable bright spot has been Ricky Rubio's stellar play now that he looks to be fully recovered from last season's knee injury.SEE ALSO:-- Ricky Rubio's in-game pe ... More >>
Kevin Garnett's reputation as a world-class trash-talker who likes to hit below the belt goes back to his days playing with the Timberwolves. To take one example, during a game against the Spurs on Mother's Day 1999, he reportedly barked "Happy Mother's Day, motherfucker!" to Tim Duncan, whose mom d ... More >>
NBA All-Star reserves named today.
Mr. Double-Double gets the shaft.
The Wolves lose to San Antonio and New Orleans on consecutive nights. But Kevin Love and Sebastian Telfair ain't shy.
Timberwolves fans, please remember, if it's not too painful, last year's NBA Finals and the moment we could refer to as "The Great Ecstasy of Kevin Garnett." You might recall that, after handing out his due props and basically ignoring Michelle Tafoya except to complement her suit, he screamed, over ... More >>
Tim Duncan stands up the Minneapolis media, Bruce Bowen ducks a question about Mark Madsen, and Brent Barry talks fantasy basketball. Oh, and the Wolves keep losing.
My criticism of Coach Wittman recently has been that he has not put his players in a position to succeed, but on this night that is the criticism on Garnett. It may be difficult and odd to say it, but this loss is on Garnett. By Stephen Litel
1. Blount Is Spelled With a Sweet J 2. Foye Seizing Point Guard Mantle 3. The Bread and Butter and Three Other Quick Hits
1) No contest at the point 2) Pops takes it away 3) Second guessing
The Rookie of the Year and the Pistons first-round triumph are slam dunks. But who's the MVP and can the Clips clip the Nugs?
1. Debating Banks 2. Davis vs. Szczerbiak 3. Clear as mud
Will a healthy Wolves roster take the team forward or backward?
The Lakers drown the Wolves' hopes
God created the world in six days, so why does it take eight weeks to pick an NBA champion: A City Pages dialogue
The Sweet and Sour Kandi Man
Iraq. SARS. Jay Leno, Still on television practically every night. Yeah, 2003 was about as much fun as a social disease.
The Wolves find a groove
Why Fred Hoiberg is so valuable to the Timberwolves
The Wolves scramble to improve--and keep KG happy
Game 2 offers a ray of hope for the suddenly explosive Wolves
No matter what happens in the playoffs, KG is having a season for the ages
Call it MVP exhibit #429 or so
The Wolves: Heroically mediocre, again
The Wolves may be merely average, but Kevin Garnett just keeps getting better
Of Shots, Roles, and Team Dysfunction
Some props before the playoffs
The Wolves are ailing--and the coach must find the cure
The Wolves show signs of tenacity
Meet Wolves center Loren Woods: King of Pout
Look forward to more of the same from your Minnesota Timberwolves: Mediocrity
If the Wolves get past the first round of the playoffs, they...could...go...most of...the way!
Everything's going the Timberwolves' way. But is everything enough?
Joe Smith slowly returns to 100 percent--and the Wolves ponder where to play him
The T-Wolves may well land in the playoffs again, but 2000's still a rebuilding year
The Timberwolves have ratcheted up their game where it counts
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.
The Timberwolves--for years the lowliest franchise in professional sports--may see their way out of the wilderness at last. But not this year.