AP Source: Timberwolves Opening Search For Permanent CoachA person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves are opening up their search for a permanent head coach.
Ryan Saunders: My Dad Is With Me All the TimeMinnesota Timberwolves assistant coach Ryan Saunders says he still goes through the routines that he and his dad went through during the season. Ryan, the son of the late Flip Saunders, joined WCCO Radio Friday
Garnett Gives His Perspective On Losing, But Not Mitchell’s FutureIt had been exactly a month since Kevin Garnett last spoke to the media. In that time, the Wolves lost 14 out of 16 games.
2015 In Review: The Year In Local SportsMinnesota doesn't seem to lack anything in having big sports stories over the course of a year, and 2015 was no exception. Here's a look back at the crazy year that was Minnesota sports.
Timberwolves Honor Flip Saunders With 2-0 StartThe Minnesota Timberwolves are ironically coping with the death of Flip Saunders by playing basketball. It helps when you go 2-0 on the road to start the season, creating some optimism.
Timberwolves Unveil Patch To Honor Flip SaundersThe Minnesota Timberwolves face the Portland Trail Blazers Monday night in the home opener for the Timberwolves. It will be the first time the Timberwolves have played in the Target Center since the death of Flip Saunders, the head coach and president of basketball operations.
Tribute Planned For Flip Saunders At Timberwolves Home OpenerIt's been a week since Timberwolves Head Coach Flip Saunders passed away. Those close to him celebrated his life in a private funeral in Plymouth over the weekend. Now, the team has something planned for their home opener Monday evening.
Local Artists Using Autumn Leaves To Honor Flip SaundersLocal artists are creating something big to honor Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders. Saunders died one week ago after complications from a four-month battle with Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
Wolves Plan Tribute To Saunders Ahead Of Home OpenerThe Minnesota Timberwolves plan a pregame tribute to coach and team president Flip Saunders before Monday night's home opener.
Family Asks Memorials Be Sent To Flip Saunders Legacy FundFamily, friends and those close to Timberwolves head coach Flip Saunders will gather this weekend to remember him. The family has asked that their privacy be recognized during this time.
Timberwolves Plan To Honor Flip Saunders At Home OpenerIf you're headed to the Minnesota Timberwolves home opener Monday night, you're strongly encouraged to get to Target Center early. The Timberwolves host the Portland Trail Blazers at 7 p.m., and the team has made plans to honor Flip Saunders, who died on Sunday at 60 after complications from Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
Timberwolves Win 112-111 Over Lakers In First Game After Flip Saunders' DeathWith heavy hearts and occupied minds, the Minnesota Timberwolves hung on to win one for Flip. Ricky Rubio had a career-high 28 points and 14 assists and the Timberwolves rallied from a 16-point deficit in the second half to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 112-111 Wednesday night in their first game since Flip Saunders' death.