Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Could a Player Familiar to Flip Saunders Be a Fit?

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  With the free agent negotiating period now going across the NBA in full-force, the Minnesota Timberwolves have been tied to nearly every available shooting guard. O.J. Mayo and J.J. Redick have been mentioned prominently to this point, but could […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Could a Trade Be Made Before Draft Night?

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  The Minnesota Timberwolves should be fairly active this offseason, as new president of basketball operations Flip Saunders looks to to re-shape the roster and help end a playoff drought that dates back to when he was coaching the team. With […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Could They Go After a Top Tier Free Agent?

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  The NBA’s coaching carousel continued on Thursday when the Denver Nuggets chose not to retain reigning Coach of the Year George Karl. The departure of general manager Masai Ujiri may have played a role in the decision not to […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Could a Former Second-Round Pick Make Their Roster?

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  The Minnesota Timberwolves made a big change at the top of their front office this offseason, as former coach Flip Saunders has returned as president of basketball operations in place of the much-maligned David Kahn. Saunders has already re-shuffled […]

NBA Playoffs: Can Chris Bosh Step Up For the Miami Heat in Game 7?

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  The “Big Three” has been essentially a solo act for the Miami Heat through six games of the Eastern Conference Finals, with LeBron James leading the way while Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh have battled injuries and struggled to […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Is One of the Top Defensive Players in the NBA a Potential Free Agent Target?

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  The Minnesota Timberwolves again failed to reach the playoffs this season, with a 31-51 record and a last place finish in the Northwest Division. The most glaring weakness on the roster is the lack of capable wing players, particularly at […]

2013 NBA Playoffs: Five Keys for the Indiana Pacers to Beat the Miami Heat

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Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Could a Future Hall of Famer Be on the Radar?

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  The Minnesota Timberwolves have not made the playoffs since Flip Saunders was coach, and now he will get a chance to help turn around the fortunes of the franchise as president of basketball operations. There is some talent in place on […]

2013 NBA Playoffs: Five Reasons the Memphis Grizzlies Can Win the NBA Title

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Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Could They Target a Versatile Swingman in Free Agency?

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  The Minnesota Timberwolves had two clear weaknesses during the 2012-2013 season, three-point shooting (a league-worst 30.5 percent) and defense, with an opponent’s field goal percentage of 46.8 (24th in the NBA). Finding a player or two that can guard […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Could a Former Rookie of the Year Be a Free Agent Target?

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New president of basketball operations Flip Saunders has started his reshaping of the Minnesota Timberwolves‘ organization, firing scouts earlier this week and releasing guard Brandon Roy on Friday. With the NBA Draft about six weeks away and free agency coming […]

NBA: Five Reasons the Los Angeles Clippers Should Let Vinny Del Negro Walk

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