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Saying No to Brodie: Why Westbrook is the Wrong Fit

After striking out by swinging for the fences and dealing for D’Angelo Russell just over one week ago, Paul George’s abrupt exit from Oklahoma City has sparked The Next Great Debate in Timberwolves fandom: whether or not to trade...

Jimmy Butler expected to miss training camp if not traded

In the aftermath of Butler's trade request this week, Minnesota executives are telling teams that Butler's an elite player and that the franchise intends to keep him, league sources said. The situation between Jimmy Butler and the Minnesota Timberwolves appears...

Jimmy Butler Trade talks heating up as Cavaliers and Heat show interest

Jimmy Butler trade talks have been heating up over the past few days.  Ever since he expressed he wanted a trade, teams have come out of the wood works showing interest in the All-Star. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN,...

WNBA All-Star 2019: Photo Diary

Thursday July 25th Las Vegas is unlike any other city in the world. Headlined by the four mile “Strip” of resorts, casinos, restaurants and attractions, the city offers the most complete package of entertainment (and vices) available anywhere. It is...

Storm 82, Lynx 74: Cloudy Sunday

The achilles heel of the 2019 Minnesota Lynx has been turnovers. They’ve inadvertently given the ball to their opposition more than any team in the WNBA all season. In fact, at this pace the Lynx will have more total...

Derrick Rose sexual assault accuser will have her appeal heard today

A woman who accused Derrick Rose of rape will have her appeal heard today in Pasadena after the player was cleared by a federal jury in 2016. https://twitter.com/WALLACHLEGAL/status/1036835830839558145?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1036835830839558145&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.sportsgossip.com%2Fnba%2Fderrick-roses-sexual-assault-accuser-will-have-her-appeal-heard-today The alleged victim claimed Derrick Rose and his two friends visited her in an...

Storm 90, Lynx 79: Raining Threes

There are a lot of similarities between this year’s version of the Lynx and the Storm. Both teams have experienced success this season despite their starting lineups looking totally different than they did last summer. No Maya Moore? No...

Free Agency Day: Strap In

NBA free agency commences today at 5:00 pm CDT, a welcome change from when it would start at midnight. Of course “start” may not be the right word, since it’s clear teams and players/agents have had contact over the last...

Mystics 79, Lynx 71: Limping Into The Break

Facing off against one of the elite teams in the WNBA, Minnesota spent their final game before the All-Star break getting outclassed by Washington. The noon tip-off marked the Lynx lone afternoon home game this season. They celebrated their...

Three Thoughts on the First Day of Free Agency

Getting your hopes up is disappointing. For weeks, free agent D’Angelo Russell was connected to the Timberwolves thanks to his friendship with Karl-Anthony Towns. Reports over the weekend involved meetings between Russell and Towns, as well as the Wolves being...

Wolves Sign Jordan Bell, Acquire Two Players in Trade

In the last hour, it has been reported that the Wolves are indeed at least tangentially involved in the Nets-Warriors D’Angelo Russell deal. The Warriors are sending Shabazz Napier and Treveon Graham along with cash to the Wolves after...

Lynx 85, Dream 68: Letting It Fly

A dominant third quarter and a career night from Stephanie Talbot helped the Lynx notch a win over the Atlanta Dream. The the long range shooter acquired just before the season started in a trade with Phoenix scored 24...

Wolves Summer League: What to Watch For

It’s been a strange free agency period for the Minnesota Timberwolves. D’Angelo Russell threw the entirety of Wolves World into a tailspin when he backed out of his proposed deal that would have seen him sign a 4-year max deal...

Lynx 74, Sun 71: Road Warriors

Things can change very quickly in the WNBA. Just three weeks ago the Connecticut Sun dispatched the Minnesota Lynx in Minneapolis, sending them to 9-1, the best record in the league. Since then, the Sun have dropped four in...

Karl Anthony Towns contract at $190 million super-max deal from Minnesota

In the wake of all the Jimmy Butler talk, The Minnesota Timberwolves have made a huge commitment to Karl Anthony Towns contract. Towns and the Timberwolves have agreed to a five-year, $190 million super-max contract extension, according to ESPN’s Adrian...

World Cup Final: Netherlands vs. U.S.

Netherlands vs. U.S. 10:00 am CentralFox A quick open thread for the soccer match. No time to do analysis, but the U.S. is the clear favorite in Lyon against European champions The Netherlands. The U.S. is looking for it’s fourth...

Jarrett Culver Sitting Out Summer League

After the Jarrett Culver trade went through on Saturday, I think it’s safe to say that all Timberwolves fans were looking forward to seeing the rookie play in Summer League. Well, that’s not going to happen. Sources: Minnesota No. 6...

Timberwolves Cut Ties with Tyus Jones

Late last night, the Timberwolves declined to match Tyus Jones’ offer sheet from the Memphis Grizzlies, and issued this statement: “We sincerely thank Tyus for his contributions on the court and Tyus and the entire Jones family for their...

Jimmy Butler trade request from Timberwolves to one of three teams

Jimmy Butler trade request his been getting a lot of attention.  The Minnesota Timberwolves star has said he wants a trade request out of Minnesota.  He later went on to say that he would like to be traded to...

Jimmy Butler reportedly to be traded to Philadelphia 76ers

The Minnesota Timberwolves are reportedly trading All-Star shooting guard Jimmy Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers. Per Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, the Sixers will send Robert Covington, Dario Saric and Jerryd Bayless to Minnesota for Butler. https://twitter.com/ShamsCharania/status/1061316625499086849 ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach...