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TIMBERWOLVES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Minnesota Timberwolves shopping Chase Budinger?

According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Minnesota Timberwolves are open to trading wing Chase Budinger. The Timberwolves are apparently antsy about paying the $5 million salary Budinger is expected to opt into next summer. Budinger has played in just 122 of 230 possible contests the past three years. Along with financial worries, the Timberwolves have numerous wing players on their...
Via Basketball Bicker
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

T’Wolves shopping Budinger?

According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Minnesota Timberwolves are open to trading wing Chase Budinger. The Timberwolves are apparently antsy about paying the $5 million salary Budinger is expected to opt into next summer. Budinger has played in just 122 of 230 possible contests the past three years. Along with financial worries, the Timberwolves have numerous wing players on their...
Via Basketball Bicker
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves fan does hilarious Beverly Hills 90210 spoof

I love Beverly Hills 90210. That’s probably not even a question to those that know me. So there is no question that I LOVE this spoof of 90210 with everything related to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Just stop reading and watch the video. It’s well worth the 90 seconds, ESPECIALLY if you’re a 90210 fan. And, of course, this video accentuates the adorableness of Ricky Rubio....
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Minnesota Timberwolves Have Picked Up The Third Year Of Gorgui Dieng’s Contract

Photo: @GorguiDieng On Monday afternoon the Minnesota Timberwolves announced that they’ve exercised the third year option on former Louisville center Gorgui Dieng’s contract. Dieng was selected 21st overall by Minnesota in the 2013 season and had a very solid rookie season. He played in 33 of the team’s final 35 games in this past season and appeared  in a total of 60 games...
Via The Cardinal Connect
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

A new era begins in Minnesota basketball

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves know the story. They know that no one expects them to be very good this season. After all, they just traded the face of their franchise and remade their core around some very dynamic and very young players. Yes, Kevin Love is in Cleveland, teaming up with LeBron James to try to win a championship. And the Wolves are left to build around...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Minnesota Timberwolves Waive Kyrylo Fesenko

The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived center Kyrylo Fesenko. The Ukranian was last in the NBA in October 2012, playing four preseason minutes with the Chicago Bulls before being waived. According to NBCSports.com, Fesenko was hoping to secure a roster spot to bring his family over from Ukraine, who’s government has been fighting with Pro-Russian Separatists. The post Timberwolves...
Via Basketball Bicker
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves waive Kyrylo Fesenko

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko. The Timberwolves announced the move on Monday. Fesenko played in one preseason game and only managed three minutes. He was hoping to earn a spot with the Wolves or another team so he could bring his family over to the United States from Ukraine, where the government has been clashing with pro...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Exercise Third-Year Options On Bennett, Dieng, Muhammad

The Minnesota Timberwolves exercised the third-year options on forward Anthony Bennett, center Gorgui Dieng and forward Shabazz Muhammad on Sunday. Bennett, obtained in a trade from Cleveland on Aug. 23, saw action in 52 games for the Cavaliers in 2013-14, averaging 4.2 points and 3.0 rebounds in 12.8 minutes per game. Dieng saw action in 60 games last season, including 33 of the...
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

2014/15 Minnesota Timberwolves: Rising Down

<img class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-1871" src="http://cdn1.bloguin.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/130/2014/01/Ricky-Rubio-slaps-hands-with-Kevin-Martin-300x199.jpg" alt=""Ricky" /> (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)   It’s that magical time of year in the NBA, when hope springs eternal and all teams think that the upcoming season...
Via Hoops Manifesto
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Say hello to the Bounce Brothers

Andrew Wiggins If you didn’t know, the Minnesota Timberwolves got two rookies this offseason with jaw dropping athleticism. After trading Kevin Love they were able to get Andrew Wiggins, the first overall pick and they also drafted Zach LaVine with the 13th overall pick in this year’s NBA draft. The two are quickly becoming friends off the court, even before Wiggins got traded...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Injury Update: Shabazz Muhammad no longer in walking boot

The Minnesota Timberwolves entered Friday night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks with a 1-1 record on the preseason. Coming off a 40-win season, the Timberwolves are looking to improve upon their defense which gave up over 104 points per game last season. One key will be to remain relatively injury-free, which they have not done so far this preseason. The good news is that...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

T’Wolves Looking To Trade F Chase Budinger

The Minnesota Timberwolves are in full rebuild mode and Chase Budinger doesn’t appear to be apart of that plan. According to Yahoo Sports, Minnesota is looking to move the 26 year-old forward. Yahoo Sources: Minnesota is shopping forward Chase Budinger on the market. http://t.co/tr9UgfL3IL — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) October 16, 2014 Minnesota has a log jam at the forward...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Part Three: Minnesota Timberwolves season preview: Player projections

This is the final part of the Minnesota Timberwolves season preview, the first was a roster analysis of the team, while the second was a prediction for how the team will finish in the division. For this final part, I will be making my predictions about the lineups the Timberwolves will use and how the players getting minutes will do over the season. Starting Five Projections: Ricky...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 NBA Preview: Minnesota Timberwolves

For analysts who study basketball, the Timberwolves are an enticing experiment to gauge the value of Kevin Love and to test their historically poor clutch play in another season. The season will be a disappointment, but it’ll be interesting to see in which specific ways the dominoes crash. Rubio, as always, will be entertaining, and they’ll remain a great transition team. 2014...
Via Analytics Game
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Ricky Rubio The NBA’s Most Improved Player?

Minnesota Timberwolves: Ricky Rubio The NBA’s Most Improved Player? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… As I was writing my NBA Award picks and writing the Most Improved Player section, there was really just two names that I considered, Ricky Rubio and Kenneth Faried. However, I chose Rubio as Faried was already excellent, he just has to get more minutes from the...
Via HoopStuff
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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