Ricky Rubio Does Not Deserve A Max Level Contract

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Ricky Rubio is under contract until the end of next season, when he becomes a restricted free agent. This means opposing teams can make offers to Rubio, but the Minnesota Timberwolves will have the right to match any offer. It […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Rumors: Is A Trade For Iman Shumpert A Possibility?

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The New York Knicks seem to be shopping Iman Shumpert this season, and rumors of trades with the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, and Miami Heat have surfaced.  Shumpert is still in a Knicks uniform, though.  The Minnesota Timberwolves are […]

Is Rick Adelman the Right Coach For Minnesota Timberwolves?

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Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman is a legend.  Adelman’s squads have missed the playoffs in just six of his 22 years of coaching.  Unfortunately for the Timberwolves fans, two of those years have been with the Wolves, and this year […]

Can Chase Budinger Deliver Minnesota Timberwolves from Mediocrity?

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A little more than a quarter of the way through the 2013-14 season and the Minnesota Timberwolves sit just outside the Western Conference playoffs at an even .500 record. For a team that’s spent the past few seasons saying, “Just wait […]

Is Kevin Love the Best Power Forward in the NBA?

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On Dec. 18, two of the NBA’s best power forwards squared off. LaMarcus Aldridge and the Portland Trailblazers matched up with Kevin Love and the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center in Minneapolis. Love and the Wolves ended up winning the matchup, with […]

5 Predictions for San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets Christmas Day Showdown

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Ricky Rubio’s Poor Shooting Leads To 4th Quarter Benching

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Everyone knows Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio can’t shoot. It’s his primary weakness, the one thing holding him back from being one of the league’s top point guards. Usually Rubio’s playmaking and defensive prowess more than makes up for his bricks, […]

Corey Brewer Has Become Key Player for Minnesota Timberwolves

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When Corey Brewer returned to the Minnesota Timberwolves this offseason, he was expected to take on a backup role behind Chase Budinger. The latter still hasn’t played this season, though, and Brewer is averaging a career-high in points, steals, field goal […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Made Mistake Cutting Center Chris Johnson

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This summer, the Minnesota Timberwolves cut center Chris Johnson. The move came as a surprise to many, as Johnson’s contract for this year was guaranteed. The Wolves ended up keeping training camp invitees Robbie Hummel and A.J. Price over Johnson. While […]

Minnesota Timberwolves: Ricky Rubio’s Scoring Is Starting To Improve

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After a terrible performance against the Miami Heat in which he scored just one point, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio’s scoring has picked up. Rubio’s poor jump shot has been criticized since he entered the league, and he hasn’t given critics any reason to let […]

Minnesota Timberwolves’ Frantic Pace Hasn’t Led To A Winning Season So Far

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The Minnesota Timberwolves rank second in pace (the amount of possessions a team has per game) this year. They are among three teams with a pace of over 100 possessions per game. No team has finished the season with a pace […]

Minnesota Timberwolves’ First Quarter Season Report