Minnesota Timberwolves

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: The players that teams are kicking themselves for drafting before Giannis Antetokounmpo in 2013

Giannis Antetokounmpo has become a superstar for the Milwaukee Bucks, a two-way, athletic force who's already dominating at 23 years old.<p>Yet four years ago, few people in the NBA could have ever seen this coming. When Antetokounmpo was taken 15th in the 2013 draft, he was lanky forward from Greece …

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Elephant Shark: Minnesota’s Slow Offensive Evolution

Disclaimer: all statistics referenced in this piece were current as of 11/21. didn’t know where else to fit this disclaimer, so it’s going here, …

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Heat, Waiters snap Celtics' 16-game winning streak with 104-98 decision

None of this, of course, makes any sense. The horrendous 25-point Sunday loss to the Indiana Pacers and then this snapping of the Boston Celtics' …

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 5 Issues that need to be addressed

If the Timberwolves want to go from ‘good’ to ‘great,’ they need to make some changes.<p>We’ve seen what the Minnesota Timberwolves are capable of …

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 keys to a successful homestand

Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images<p>The Minnesota Timberwolves open up a four-game homestand Wednesday night against the Orlando Magic. Here are …

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Preview: Magic back on the road, looking to snap losing streak in Minnesota

TV: FOX Sports Florida<p>TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET<p>WATCH LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO<p><b>MINNEAPOLIS —</b> Playing the second night of a …

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Gallery | Wolves vs. Magic

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 22: Jimmy Butler #23 of the Minnesota Timberwolves arrives before the game against the Orlando Magic on November 22, 2017 …

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Reeling Magic brace for ‘vortex’ of their schedule

MINNEAPOLIS — Just how vicious is this part of the Orlando Magic’s schedule?<p>Put it this way: The Magic will play six of their next seven games …

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Where the Portland Trail Blazers are at in the Western Conference

PORTLAND, OR - DECEMBER 13: Damian Lillard<p>Heading in to the 2017-2018 NBA season, most fans expected the Western Conference to dominate the …

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Up nine late, Wizards get stung on road by Hornets

CHARLOTTE — The Washington Wizards played for the third time in four days on Wednesday night, and before Tip-Off against the Charlotte Hornets, Scott Brooks indicated fatigue was all but inevitable. The coach wasn’t wrong, but it was doubtful he expected that fatigue to manifest itself in quite …

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Orlando Magic vs Minnesota Timberwolves: Lineups, preview and prediction

Minnesota were soundly beaten on Monday night, going down 102-118 in Charlotte. They allowed Dwight Howard to take them apart on the inside as he …

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 4 things the Timberwolves should be thankful for

It is a brand new season and a brand new team for the Minnesota Timberwolves. The team has a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving holiday.<p>In the …

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Magic Wands: Orlando Magic at Minnesota Timberwolves — Nov. 22, 2017

Time/TV: 8 p.m./FSFlorida Line: Timberwolves by 7 Tickets: $15-$620 on Vivid Seats Season Series: Tonight in Minneapolis; Jan. 16 in Orlando Pace …

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Utah Jazz: With weird Western Conference, outlook isn’t all that dreary

The Utah Jazz have gotten off to a slow start this season, but oddly enough, so have many of their fellow Western Conference opponents. It’s easy to …

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Nemanja Bjelica deserves more minutes for the Timberwolves

The Timberwolves’ bench has been a pleasant surprise so far this season, and Nemanja Bjelica in particular is one player who deserves to receive more …

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Gregg Popovich: Kawhi Leonard's Quad Injury Unlike Any He's Ever Seen

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has apparently "never, never" seen an injury like Kawhi Leonard's quadriceps setback that has prevented him from lacing it up during the 2017-18 season.<p>"What's really strange is that [point guard] Tony [Parker] has the same injury, but even worse,” …

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RECEIVE 2 TICKETS to a Timberwolves game!

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Arena Entry<p>The ticket barcode can be opened with one tap in the upper right corner of the app by clicking on the <b>QR Code</b> icon.<p>Once you click the <b>QR …

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Four takeaways from the Charlotte Hornets home victory over the Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 05: Dwight Howard<p>The Charlotte Hornets improved to 6-2 at home as they defeat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 118-102.<p>Through …

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A ‘(bleep) it’ approach worked out for Dwight Howard, Charlotte Hornets

Just “(bleep) it."<p>Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard tried to clean up his language Monday, when asked what he was thinking in the fourth …

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Tyus Jones won a national title at Duke and could be a senior there now. Instead...

Tyus Jones should have been in a basketball jersey Monday night – it’s just that he was wearing a uniform unfamiliar to many Tobacco Road ACC …

College Basketball

Dennis Smith Jr. represents both the present and future of the Dallas Mavericks

DALLAS — Early in the third quarter of Saturday night’s game between the Dallas Mavericks and the Milwaukee Bucks, Mavericks Coach Rick Carlisle had …

NBA

Kentucky NBA roundup: Several former Cats shine Monday night

<i>There were 27 former Kentucky players on NBA rosters to start the 2017-18 season. SEC Country catches you up twice a week on how former Wildcats are</i> …

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The Minnesota Timberwolves feature their horns set heavily in loss to Hornets

Photo by Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images) Getty ID: 876911676<p>The Minnesota Timberwolves used their horns set to a varying degree of …

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Minnesota Timberwolves: The best possible defensive changes

Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images<p>The Minnesota Timberwolves have a good record, but here are some changes that need to be made on the defensive …

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Lakers Nike Jerseys | Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers x Nike<p>Nike and the NBA have collaborated with the teams to unveil new editions of the uniforms. Each of the uniforms that the Lakers will wear …

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The Timberwolves’ fourth quarter woes are becoming concerning

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - NOVEMBER 13: Head coach Tom Thibodeau of the Minnesota Timberwolves gestures to his team in the second half of their 109-98 win …

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Timberwolves Reaction: How the Hornets stopped the pick-and-roll

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 20: Jeff Teague #0 of the Minnesota Timberwolves handles the ball against the Charlotte Hornets on November 20, 2017 at …

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Photos of the week: Nov. 20-21

None<p>APOEL's Lorenzo Ebecilio, right, and Real Madrid's Nacho challenge for the ball during the Champions League Group H soccer match between APOEL …

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Lebron says he's all for Reggie Jackson's free throw distraction

DETROIT – The Detroit Pistons improved to 11-5 on Sunday with a win over the Minnesota Timberwolves thanks in no small part to Pistons guard Reggie …

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