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Happier times for the Wolves 'big three' (Jim Mone/Associated Press).

Timberpups Weekly Preview 2014 – Final Week

  Setting the stage: Well, the end is near for our Timberpups.  The Wolves will not advance to the NBA Playoffs for the tenth straight season.  This is turning into quite the rebuild huh?  The Wolves have three games this week counting tonight’s … Read More

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Minnesota Acts as Spoiler, Takes Down Grizzlies 102-88

After back-to-back losses to Brooklyn and the Clippers, the Timberwolves rolled to an easy home win over Memphis Wednesday night. The Wolves continued their season trend of hitting 100+ points, and Kevin Love notched his third triple-double of the year with 24 … Read More

The Emergence of Gorgui Dieng
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The Emergence of Gorgui Dieng

The cynic in me would normally start with how we got here, but that isn’t going to happen on this occasion.  What you need to know is that Gorgui Dieng has seemingly arrived for the Minnesota Timberwolves.  Dieng was named the Western Conference Rookie of the … Read More

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Timberwolves head to Miami as part of a tough week ahead
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Timberpups Weekly Preview 2014 – Week 23

    Setting the stage: It feels like it has been a while since I wrote a weekly preview.  Despite calling it a season on Super Bowl Saturday, I was still posing the “Can the Timberwolves do it?” question here in this column just a … Read More

Kevin Garnett vs. Kobe Bryant, i.e. the good ole days for these two franchises!
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The Whoa Nelly Recap – Timberwolves 143, Lakers 107

  At 35-35 the Timberwolves have essentially been eliminated from the playoffs, although this isn’t official.  The original basketball team from Minneapolis paid a visit to the Twin Cities Friday night, coming in with a 24-47 record and a team whose … Read More

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Timberwolves, Dieng Roll Past Hawks at Home 107-83

Game Summary Another game, another big night for Gorgui Dieng. Coming into Wednesday night's game against Atlanta, the Timberwolves' rookie first-round pick had previously notched double-doubles in four of the past five contests while demonstrating … Read More

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Timberwolves Lose 22-Point Lead, Fall to Phoenix 120-127

In an afternoon home stand, Minnesota seemed to have a win sealed up on Sunday. At one point, the Wolves held a 22-point advantage over Phoenix. Minny knows the feeling all too well, though, of watching a victory slip through its fingers. In the end, it was … Read More