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Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine look to bring the Target Center to their feet this week (Credit: NBA YouTube)

Timberpups Weekly Preview – Week 4

  Setting the stage: After competitive games through the first two weeks of the season, the loss of Ricky Rubio has proven to be a catastrophic loss for our Timberpups.  The Wolves have lost five in a row, having last seen victory on Wednesday, 11/5 … Read More

Zach LaVine will help lead the Wolves into the 2014/15 season (NBAE/Getty Images)

LaVine Time: Weekly Preview #3

Last week wasn't too kind to our beloved pups. After pulling out a gutty win over Brooklyn on Wednesday, the Wolves were swept in their first set of road back-to-back games of the season. This was in large part due to the absence of Ricky Rubio, who sprained … Read More

Ricky Rubio will be on the mend for quite some time, leaving the Wolves in a bind at the PG position (Kim Klement, USA Today Sports)

Ricky Rubio Out Indefinitely

When Ricky Rubio went down early in Friday night’s loss to the Orlando Magic, it looked bad.  The early MRI said that Rubio’s left ankle wasn’t broken but that he would need to be reevaluated on Saturday.  That is typically never good news from the doctors. … Read More

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Timberpups Weekly Preview – Week 2

Setting the stage: The quest for an 82-0 season fell quickly in the season opener in Memphis this past week for the Timberwolves.  However, it feels like there are a good number of positives to build upon with the 1-2 club.  The Pups hit the road this week … Read More

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Wolves Cruise Past Pistons In Home Opener

On Thursday night, an electric Target Center crowd welcomed the Timberwolves for their home opener against Detroit. It proved another up-and-down contest for the Wolves, but they delivered a 30-point third quarter that enabled them to push past the Pistons and … Read More

Flip's the man in charge!  (Photo credit: Star Tribune)

Timberpups Weekly Preview – Week 1 of 2014/15

Setting the stage: The Timberwolves are back and fans have their #EyesOnTheRise!  Welcome to the start of the 2014/15 NBA season and our weekly preview here at Timberpups.com.  While this is very likely to be a year of transition, there is a light at the … Read More