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Are the Minnesota Timberwolves Tanking?

With a 16-55 record and the season nearing a close, the word “tanking” is thrown around the league quite a bit. Are the Wolves losing on purpose? I don’t think so. On March 23, head coach Flip Saunders returned to the locker room to celebrate with his team after pulling off a win in Utah…

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Fan of the Pack: Torii Hunter, Minnesota Twins

He’s a Minnesota fan. He’s a KG fan. He’s a Timberwolves basketball fan. And this season, he’ll be playing next door at Target Field. They may play different sports, but Minnesota Twins right fielder Torii Hunter and his friend Kevin Garnett have a lot in common. They’ve accepted personal accolades, celebrated comeback wins, endured tough…

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Timberwolves Fall in 89-76 Loss to Clippers

Minnesota shot only 37.3 percent Monday night in its first of four road games this week. The team held its own throughout the first half, but in the end the Clippers pulled away with the 89-76 win in LA. The Wolves’ big men each had solid nights: Newbie Adreian Payne led the team offensively with…

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Taste of the Timberwolves 2015

It’s not every night you get the chance to mingle with the Minnesota Timberwolves, take a red-carpet photo with Crunch, taste test from the best restaurants in Minneapolis, and watch Louie Anderson host a Wolves-themedFamily Feud. On Thursday night, Timberwolves fans got to do all of the above–and for a great cause! This year marked…

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Minnesota Timberwolves Bringing Back “Big Ticket” Kevin Garnett

Welcome home, KG. In a swirl of events on the day of the NBA Trade Deadline, the Timberwolves have made it official—Kevin Garnett is coming back to Minnesota. This morning, I checked my Twitter feed at 5:57 a.m.—because isn’t that what everyone does first thing in the morning—and read several posts about Minnesota negotiating a trade with…