Flip Saunders

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Timberwolves Hire Ryan Saunders As Assistant Coach

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday they’ve added to Flip Saunders’ coaching staff, and the name should sound very familiar. Ryan Saunders, Flip’s son, was named to the staff. He joins David Adelman, Sidney Lowe and Sam Mitchell.

07/01/2014

Prince

PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 6-25-14

To hear about the 30th Anniversary of “Purple Rain,” and other high lights from Wednesday’s show, Click the link above.

06/25/2014

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Saunders Says Trade Talk Is At ‘Feeding Frenzy’

Minnesota Timberwolves President Flip Saunders says his phone hasn’t stopped ringing as the NBA draft approaches. Saunders is a popular man because it is well known that star forward Kevin Love is available for the right offer. Saunders says trade talks in general, not just for Love, are “at a feeding frenzy” two days before Thursday night’s draft.

06/24/2014

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Timberwolves Hire Sidney Lowe, Again, As Assistant

The Minnesota Timberwolves have again hired Sidney Lowe as an assistant coach for the staff being assembled by Flip Saunders. The Wolves announced Friday the addition of Lowe, who will coach with Saunders for the fourth time. Lowe had two previous stints under Saunders in Minnesota and also once in Detroit.

06/13/2014

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Saunders Assumes Unique Position Of Power In NBA

When Flip Saunders sat down at a press conference Friday, he assumed a position of power within the Minnesota Timberwolves that sets him apart from most everyone else in the NBA.

06/06/2014

Milwaukee Brewers v Minnesota Twins

PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 6-6-14

Flip Saunders returns to the bench for the Timberwolves……That and more in the PODCAST SECTION….get there by CLICKING THE LINK ABOVE.

06/06/2014

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Flip Saunders To Coach Timberwolves

Flip Saunders is moving down from the front office to coach the Minnesota Timberwolves. After the team’s coaching search was complicated by Kevin Love’s uncertain future in Minnesota, the Timberwolves decided the best course of action was to have Saunders.

06/05/2014

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Flip Says He Expects Love In Minnesota Next Year

During a weekend trip to Boston, All-Star forward Kevin Love has been taking pictures with fans and seeing the sights, leading Celtics fans to speculate that he’s going to follow in the footsteps of Kevin Garnett as the next Minnesota star to come to town and turn around a struggling franchise.

06/01/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: WCCO MORNING NEWS WITH DAVE LEE 5-30-14

Miss something from today’s program and would like to hear it ? CLICK THE ABOVE LINK to head to the PODCAST PAGE

05/30/2014

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Joerger Interviews With Timberwolves

Memphis coach Dave Joerger met with Minnesota president of basketball operations Flip Saunders on Thursday about the team’s coaching vacancy. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the next step in the process is to meet with team owner Glen Taylor.

05/22/2014

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Podcast Page: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 5-22-14

Miss something from today’s show? Click the link above to head to Dave’s podcast page.

05/22/2014

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AP Sources: Wolves Get Permission To Talk With Joerger

Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have received permission to interview Memphis Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger for their head coaching opening.

05/21/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 5-20-14

Miss something from today’s broadcast? Click the link above to head to the PODCAST PAGE….

05/20/2014

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Saunders Begins Search For Timberwolves Coach

Flip Saunders is a former coach himself, so he knows how coveted a head coaching job in the NBA can be.

04/22/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

Miss something from today’s show? Here are a few of the highlights on our podcast page. CLICK THE ABOVE LINK to listen!

04/22/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 4-21-14

Mike Lynch singing Karaoke during Mike Max’s Sports Segment. That and other highlights are here on the Podcast Page. Click the above link to listen back.

04/21/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The Morning News With Dave Lee 4-17-14

Did you miss STANLEY BING’s hilarious interview with DAVE LEE today? Click the link above to listen back to that interview and other highlights from today’s show.

04/17/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The Morning News With Dave Lee 4-16-14

To hear Flip Saunders, Sid Hartman and other highlights from today’s show, CLICK THE LINK ABOVE.

04/16/2014

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PODCASTS: 3-3-14 THE WCCO MORNING NEWS WITH DAVE LEE-John Hine

Catch up on everything you missed Monday Morning on THE MORNING NEWS by clicking the link above….

03/03/2014

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2-18-14 Sid Hartman On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Is Flip Saunder about to pull the trigger on a big deal for the Wolves? Click the link to hear Sid’s thoughts.

02/18/2014

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2-11-14 Sid Hartman On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Why was Rick Adelman missing from last night’s game? Listen to Sid and Dave Lee by clicking the link above.

02/11/2014

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Pekovic Making His Move In Minnesota

It took some time for the Montenegrin train to get rolling. Nikola Pekovic spent the first month of the season trying to find his way after signing a monster contract this summer. The big center had to adjust to Kevin Love’s return from injury and Kevin Martin’s addition in free agency.

01/22/2014

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2013 In Review: Top Local Sports Stories

It was another eventful year in local sports with three local professional teams making the playoffs, a high profile coach getting dismissed and a football team having a turnaround season.

12/19/2013

Minnesota Timberwolves (23-41)

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Derrick Williams era ends in Minnesota

11/26/2013

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AP Sources: Wolves Trading Williams To Kings

The Minnesota Timberwolves are trading former No. 2 overall draft pick Derrick Williams to the Sacramento Kings for Luc Mbah a Moute.

11/25/2013

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