Why We Can't Wait For Kevin Love to Leave Minnesota

Kevin Love is a heck of a player and a lot of fun to watch--and not just because he average more than 26 points and 12 rebounds a game. No, he is also the kind of guy that is able to complete nearly full court passes like this and make it look easy. A guy like this deserves to be playing in the post season, but since he's on the T-Wolves and in the Western Conference his season...
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Kevin Love’s Outlet Passes Are Still a Work of Beauty

The latest in an ongoing series of incredible outlet passes from Kevin Love happened on Monday night as the Timberwolves traveled to Oracle Arena to take on the Warriors. Checkout the precision which Love shows on a very difficult full court outlet pass. Not surprisingly it was a perfect strike. Love finished the night with a triple double (38 pts/13 reb/8 asts). If you need...
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Another milestone effort from Kevin Love squandered

Another Kevin Love milestone, another futile effort. The Timberwolves power forward set the franchise's single-season scoring record Monday night, scoring 40 points on 11 of 24 shooting at Golden State. His 1,991 points this campaign pushed him past Kevin Garnett's performance 10 seasons ago. But the mark came in a 130-120 loss at Golden State, dropping Minnesota back below...
Via Fox Sports North
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Enjoy Wolves' Love story while it lasts

MINNEAPOLIS -- Enjoy it while it lasts. March 28, 2014. Winter is hanging on for dear life in Minneapolis, in the aggravating form of freezing rain that coats the city's snowdrifts and paints patches of black ice on the pavement. Squeezed between Target Field and the Target Center, the nearby skyway teems with foot traffic. An early-30s father and his son walk hand-in-hand, each...
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Timberwolves owner wants to ‘wait one more year’ before admitting Kevin Love’s last contract was a mistake

The situation with Kevin Love in Minnesota is one of the more intriguing from a free agent standpoint, and it’s one that isn’t likely to be resolved for more than another year. Love is under contract through the end of the 2015 season, at which time he will almost certainly opt out of the final year of his deal in order to sign a max contract — either in Minnesota, or somewhere...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves not expected to offer Ricky Rubio a big contract

The Minnesota Timberwolves have a pretty massive decision on their hands this offseason as they’ll need to start re-negogiating the contract of point guard Ricky Rubio. While it at one point in time looked like he was in for a nice deal, his play these past two seasons have turned the Wolves off significantly and while he’s still an obvious asset, he’s not as valuable as he...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Plan To Be Active On Offseason Trade Market

The Minnesota Timberwolves plan to trade for help in the offseason after missing out on the playoffs once again. Glen Taylor said the Timberwolves won't make a "big" trade. The Timberwolves moved to 40-39 after beating the Houston Rockets on Friday.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Gorgui Dieng’s Game Winner Against The Houston Rockets

LM Etro |Associated Press Former Louisville big man Gorgui Dieng’s rookie season with the Minnesota Timberwolves keeps getting better and better. After basically being a non factor for Minnesota for the first half of the season, Dieng has been on an absolute tear in the past month. Gorgs was named the Western Conference Rookie of the Month for March after recording multiple double...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Corey Brewer Explodes for Career-High 51 Points in Timberwolves Win (Video)

Someone in a Minnesota Timberwolves jersey set a new career-high Friday night against a No. 4 seeded Houston team and no, it wasn’t Kevin Love. Corey Brewer joined the 50-point scorers club after an aggressive 51-point performance for the 112-110 Timberwolves win. Brewer told Fox reporters in a postgame interview that his mind set was to come out extremely aggressive, and that...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wolves' Brewer 'never expected' to score 51 points

MINNEAPOLIS -- Corey Brewer welcomes you to Basketball Bizarro World. Here, game-winning shots by rookies, double-doubles by embattled men awaiting criminal trial and near triple-doubles by All-Stars play second fiddle. Here, throwaway games near the end of the season bring 16,689 screaming fans to their feet. Here, the NBA hands down a mandatory drug test following a historical...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Corey Brewer drains half-court shot, scores 51

Earlier tonight, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Corey Brewer dropped 51-points in a Timberwolves victory over the Houston Rockets. In the first half of play, Brewer got three of those 51-points by draining a half court shot with less than two seconds to play. Watch as Corey dials long-distance and drains it on his historic night: *** Brewer image courtesy of Getty Images
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Gorgui Dieng Is Eager To Represent Senegal

Jim Mone – Associated Press Former Louisville big man, Gorgui Dieng, has been tearing it up recently in the NBA for the Minnesota Timberwolves.  Gourgui has averaged a double-double in his last ten games as the T-Wolves interim starting center.  Making the most of his NBA opportunity has gotten Gorgs some long deserved respect in basketball circles.  Dieng was recently named...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Dante Cunningham Arrested For 2nd Time In 3 Days

Timberwolves Dante Cunningham was arrested for the second time in three days, Sunday morning. Cunningham was arrested for making terrorist threats, following his arrest last Friday for felony domestic abuse. The forward is due in court Monday morning after being accused of choking his girlfriend during an argument. the woman told authorities that the two have been living together...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dante Cunningham arrested for second time in a week

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham was arrested in Minnesota for the second time this week. According to KSPT.com, Cunnigham was taken into custody on suspicion of terroristic threats Sunday, three days after he was arrested on suspicion of domestic assault. “The situation with Dante Cunningham is very fluid and we continue to monitor all available information,”...
Via Sports-Glory
9 days ago  |  1 Comment

T'Wolves forward jailed on domestic assault allegations

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham was arrested early Thursday morning in the Minneapolis suburb of Wayzata and booked into Hennepin County Jail at approximately 6 a.m on allegations of domestic assault. He currently is being held without bail. Details are vague so soon after the alleged incident, but the police report were called to a […] The post Timberwolves’...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

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