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Mystics 86, Lynx 79: Fourth Quarter Fail

Five days ago Minnesota went to Washington and got blown out. Lynx head coach Cheryl Reeve called it one of her team’s worst defensive performances of the season. Things were different at Target Center on Friday night as these...

Mid-Level Microscope Part Four: Mike Scott

It’s officially free agency season. Before the moratorium has even begun, rumors have been swirling around the Minnesota Timberwolves organization. D’Angelo Russell is set to meet with the team as soon as the gates open and Andrew Wiggins, Jeff...

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...

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...

Aces 79, Lynx 74: Bad Sandwich

Mere days before the WNBA All Star game in Las Vegas, the Minnesota Lynx took a trip to Nevada to face off against the Aces. The game was closely contested throughout the afternoon with neither team able to mount...

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,...

Wolves Wednesday: What the Helicopter is Going On Here?

As was the case last summer, Day 4 of NBA free agency has significantly slowed down, with most of the available cap space being exhausted in the first handful of hours. While most of that money was spent on upper...

Robert Covington, Starting PF: Yay or Nay?

The arrival of Gersson Rosas in Minneapolis has brought a great deal of change already. His way of thinking is so far in the opposite direction of the prior regime. At every turn, and every press conference, there’s a...

Saturday Open Thread: The Rumor Mill

The most important free agency in recent memory is just a bit over 24 hours away. The balance of power in the league could radically shift depending upon a few key free agents decisions. The Wolves are even in...

Wings 89, Lynx 86: A Winable Loss

The Minnesota Lynx lost another close one. Essentially each of their six losses on the season have been close. Their greatest margin of defeat was when they lost to Seattle by seven in early-June. The Lynx late-game execution is...

Wolves Extend Qualifying Offer to Tyus Jones

The latest offseason domino for the Minnesota Timberwolves has fallen, this time involving Apple Valley’s own: Minnesota has extended a qualifying offer to G Tyus Jones, making him a restricted free agent, league source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June...

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...

Robert Covington Is The Perfect Defensive Partner For Karl-Anthony Towns

Last season, Karl-Anthony Towns tip-toed closer to league average on the defensive end, but to become a good team, Minnesota needs more. Towns is a generational talent on the offensive end, capable of scoring efficiently and in a variety...

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 Roundtable: Offseason Review

The Wolves’ roster has drastically changed over the last month with the NBA Draft and Free Agency period. This tumultuous period saw a number of NBA Stars change teams, creating a new power structure in the NBA. For the...

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Wolves Wednesday: No Experience Necessary?

Welcome to the eye of the NBA hurricane. With the first wave of offseason storms (specifically the NBA Draft) now firmly behind us, we as NBA fans are left this week without much real, edible news to chew on. As...

Wolves Sign Naz Reid to a Multi-Year Contract

The Timberwolves signed Naz Reid to a two-way contract soon after the draft, meaning they had his rights for this season and could play him either in Iowa for the G-League Wolves or with the parent club, and had...

Plenette Pierson: From Player to Coach

After playing a major role on Minnesota’s 2017 WNBA championship team, Plenette Pierson went out on top and retired from the game of basketball. Less than two years later she finds herself as an assistant coach on Cheryl Reeve’s...

Wolves Acquire RFA Jake Layman in Sign and Trade with Blazers

And here we are: Portland restricted free agent F Jake Layman is signing a three-year, $11.5M deal with Minnesota, agent Mark Bartelstein of @PrioritySports tells ESPN. Minnesota is acquiring Layman in a sign-and-trade agreement with the Blazers.— Adrian Wojnarowski...