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Kevin Love to Cavs Appears Done Deal, Wiggins to Join Wolves

Well, there you have it. It appears that the trade buzzed about for weeks will finally go through. According to multiple media outlets, the Timberwolves have reached an agreement with Cleveland that will send All Star forward Kevin Love to the Cavs in exchange for No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins, 2013 No. 1 pick Anthony…

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Marcus Sherels Ready to Contribute to Zimmer Defense

As far as dedicated, driven athletes go, few compare to cornerback Marcus Sherels. His name may not be among the media buzz, but that’s just fine with Sherels. For the fourth-year CB, it’s all about football—and his main goal remains working hard and earning his spot on the roster. Coach Zimmer stated in his August…

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Purple for the Win: First Podcast Experience

On Monday, I had the privilege of joining Andy Carlson as a guest on his Purple for the Win podcast. The “on-air” experience proved a brand new one for me, as I naturally prefer written communication over verbal. However, Andy calmed my nerves, convinced me to be a part of it, and I had an absolute riot…

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Per Sources: Flip Saunders to Serve as Timberwolves Head Coach

(story originally posted on Timberpups.com on 6/6/2014) Sources told the Associated Press Thursday morning that Flip Saunders will be serving as the next head coach for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Saunders was hired as President of Basketball Operations prior to the 2013-2014 season. As Timberwolves fans are well-familiar with, Saunders holds extensive history in Minnesota. He…

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On the Air and On the Trail: The Man Behind the Microphone

  For Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx fans, the name—and voice—of John Focke is fondly familiar. Currently serving as Executive Producer & Studio Host for the Timberwolves/Lynx radio network, Focke has been a voice of the organization for just over seven years. Focke has always been passionate about basketball, knowing from an early age that he…

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EJ Henderson: A Leader On and Off the Field

(story originally featured on VikingsTerritory.com)   Despite growing up on the East Coast, former NFL linebacker EJ Henderson has come to know Minnesota as home—both as a member of the Vikings and as an active member of the community. Henderson played high school ball in Aberdeen, Maryland before accepting an athletic scholarship to play for…