Adreian Payne doesn't get to a lot of highlight reels, or the modern equivalent, but he had an opportunity for a nasty dunk Wednesday night and delivered.
Gorgui Dieng has been very productive heading into the All-Star break, and he should remain in a starting role with substantial minutes for the Minnesota Timberwolves over the rest of the season.
The Minnesota Timberwolves may not have a lot of wins, but there's a lot of talent on their roster and it starts with rookie Karl-Anthony Towns. The burgeoning star can throw down nasty facials with the best of them, as Dante Cunningham found out the hard way.
The Minnesota Timberwolves need a small forward with something to offer on both ends, and if Harrison Barnes becomes available this summer they should be have significant interest.
Zach LaVine will defend his slam dunk contest title in Toronto on All-Star Weekend, but he got an early warm up in with an alley-oop jam Saturday night.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have a lot to be excited about in the future, but their grade for the first half of the season isn't fantastic.
Andrew Wiggins is a rising star in the NBA, and he made Kevin Durant look silly on this emphatic finish to a fast break from Wednesday night.
Minnesota Timberwolves big man Karl-Anthony Towns is having a monster campaign and is the clear-cut favorite for rookie of the year as we speak. This epic clip of Towns dunking on Oklahoma City Thunder PF Serge Ibaka is video proof of Towns' incredible size and spectacular athleticism.
Guarding a healthy Kyrie Irving is a challenge for anyone, but Tayshaun Prince got put on spin cycle Monday night.
It's great to see Kyrie Irving back healthy and playing at an elite level once again. This evening against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Irving put veteran SF Tayshaun Prince on skates with this devastating crossover, and followed the amazing move by nailing the three like a boss. People have said some crazy things about the Cleveland Cavaliers since they were ransacked by the Golden State Warriors at home recently, but don't be surprised when they're looking like they have a shot to win a ring by the end of the season.