The Minnesota Timberwolves have announced the signing of veteran forward Tayshaun Prince. The Wolves agreed to terms last week with Prince on a one-year deal for the veteran minimum.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced their 2015 preseason schedule on Tuesday and it includes two games at Target Center. The Timberwolves will play seven games from Oct. 7-23 before the season starts for real on Oct. 28 in Los Angeles against the Lakers.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are bringing in another veteran to tutor their young pups.
The Timberwolves will open the regular season at the L.A. Lakers on Wednesday, Oct. 28. It’s a match-up of No. 1 overall pick Karl-Anthony Towns and No. 2 pick D’Angelo Russell.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday that Head Coach and President of Basketball Operations Flip Saunders has been diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Team officials said Saunders is currently undergoing chemotherapy for what doctors are saying is a “very treatable and curable form of cancer.”
A basketball clinic taught dozens of Twin Cities youth more than just the basic skills of the game. The “Full Court Press: Prep for Success” program hosted its first clinic ever in Minneapolis on Saturday.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday that they’ve signed veteran guard Andre Miller. Terms of the contract have not been disclosed. Miller played for both the Washington Wizards and Sacramento Kings last season, averaging 4.4 points and 3.5 assists while playing 15.5 minutes per game over 81 games last season.
Andre Miller’s agent tells The Associated Press his client has agreed to terms with the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Wolves hosted Miller for a visit to the team’s facility on Wednesday. A few hours later, he reached agreement, agent Andy Miller says.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are set to get their annual caravan started across the state as they embark on a new era in the organization. The Timberwolves Caravan, headlined by Minnesota native Tyus Jones, takes off on Tuesday, Aug. 4 as it heads to Alexandria for an event from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
Two ceremonial first pitches at Target Field in one season. Tyus Jones has become quite the Minnesota celebrity. The Timberwolves rookie point guard will take the honor on the mound again Thursday night before the Twins host the Seattle Mariners.
On make-or-break player heading into his second year is Zach LaVine. WCCO’s Mike Max got a chance to talk with LaVine at a basketball camp to find out if LaVine can take that next step into super-stardom.
Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng will be one of several players on hand when the NBA plays its first game in Africa on Aug. 1. The game will be played at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa, and will feature a Team Africa vs. Team World.
Five years after he was acquired, the Minnesota Timberwolves have finally added Nemanja Bjelica to their roster. Bjelica was introduced at a news conference Wednesday.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday they’ve signed forward Nemanja Bjelica, the reigning MVP of the Euroleague. The Timberwolves originally acquired Bjelica on a draft day trade with the Washington Wizards in 2010, selecting him 35th overall.
A person with knowledge of the trade says the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to send Chase Budinger to the Indiana Pacers for Damjan Rudez in a swap of small forwards.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are not the only ones getting set for a new season. Another year means another chance for the team’s dancers to show off their stuff. They are holding open auditions next Saturday.
Karl-Anthony Towns, the No. 1 overall pick in the draft, scored 12 points in his professional debut Friday night to help the Minnesota Timberwolves to an 81-68 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers and No. 2 pick D’Angelo Russell in the NBA Summer League.
Minnesota Timberwolves president and coach Flip Saunders says he plans to start Kevin Garnett next season and believes he can still make a significant impact at age 39.
A person with knowledge of the agreement tells The Associated Press that the two-year contract Kevin Garnett will sign with the Minnesota Timberwolves is worth $16 million.
The line to watch a Minnesota Timberwolves summer scrimmage stretched for blocks from Target Center through the Skyway in downtown Minneapolis Wednesday. “We’ve got a good, young core of players so I’m excited to see what we’ve got,” fan Matt Ostby said.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are expecting a large turnout at Target Center Wednesday night as the team is hosting a Summer Showcase ahead of the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. The team is hosting an open scrimmage to the general public, and admission is free.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday that they’ve signed their two first-round draft picks, Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones. The Timberwolves took Towns, a center out of Kentucky, with the No. 1 overall pick in the June 25 NBA Draft.
Only two players in NBA history have made it to season No. 21 in their careers. Kevin Garnett is about to become the third. Garnett agreed to terms on a two-year deal to return to the Minnesota Timberwolves, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms with Euroleague MVP Nemanja Bjelica on a three-year contract. Bjelica issued a statement on Monday saying he was excited to announce that he would be leaving his team in Turkey to come and play for the Timberwolves.
The Minnesota Timberwolves start mini camp this week ahead of a trip to the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, but the team announced its summer league roster on Monday.