The 5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the Minnesota Timberwolves Right Now

The 5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the Minnesota Timberwolves Right Now

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The Minnesota Timberwolves are in the familiar position of being on the outside of the playoffs looking in, and this must be getting a bit frustrating for Kevin Love. His possible departure is like a cloud hanging over this franchise. Here are five things to keep an eye on when it comes to the T-Wolves rumor mill this coming summer.

5. Flip Saunders Coming Down

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5. Flip Saunders Coming Down

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I have heard that this is probably not going to happen, but there are not a lot of formidable coaching options available. If Flip could talk Tom Izzo into moving to the Land of a Thousand Lakes, then I could see that happening.

4. Kevin Love Bouncing

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4. Kevin Love Bouncing

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This is the big white elephant in the room for the T-Wolves. David Kahn did not help matters with the way that he handled K-Love, and you can bet that Saunders is going to be in full on damage control this summer with the coaching decision.

3. Rick Adelman Remaining In Advisory Role

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3. Rick Adelman Remaining In Advisory Role

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Adelman recently retired from coaching for a variety of reasons, but it seems like it was a mutually beneficial decision.

2. Make a Move in the Draft

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2. Make a Move in the Draft

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I'm really hoping that Doug McDermott slips to them in the draft, and it is definitely something I will be hoping for. If they do not get him, and they have the means to make a move then they definitely should.

1. Kevin Garnett To Come Back One Day

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1. Kevin Garnett To Come Back One Day

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I think that KG's playing days are almost over, but it would not surprise me to see him join the T-Wolves in an ownership capacity at some point in the future. Don't count it out. The Kid could come home.

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