NBA 2016-17 Season Preview: Eastern ConferenceThe 2016-17 NBA season tips off October 25. Preview the Eastern Conference elite, contenders, on the rise and rebuilding teams.
Wiggins, Wolves Top Sixers 100-95 In First Win At HomeAndrew Wiggins scored 17 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter to help the Minnesota Timberwolves keep Philadelphia winless on the season with a 100-95 victory over the 76ers on Monday night.
Joel Embiid The Latest Example Of Risk Vs. Reward In NBA DraftSeven-footers are still highly coveted by NBA teams, but these players have historically been more prone to injury
Report: Timberwolves Make Anthony Bennett Available For TradeBefore exercising their No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves are making Anthony Bennett -- a former No. 1 pick himself -- available for trade, according to a report from ESPN.
Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: April 13th-April 17thThe Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.
Carter-Williams Leads 76ers Past Timberwolves 103-94Michael Carter-Williams had a triple-double with 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 103-94 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night in a matchup of two of the league's worst teams.
Banged-Up Wolves Hit Rock Bottom With Sixers LossAs a minority owner, team president and coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Flip Saunders holds as much power in one organization as any person in the NBA. What sounds like the ideal situation for a person who is confident in his abilities to evaluate talent, build a roster and develop young players into difference-making professionals can have its downside, and Saunders hit that in the early morning hours on Thursday after his team allowed the Philadelphia 76ers snap a 17-game losing streak on Minnesota's home court.
PODCAST PAGE: 12-4-14 The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee!Thursday highlights.....Click the link above to listen back to Dave Lee!
76ers Snap 0-17 Start With 85-77 Win Over WolvesThe Philadelphia 76ers avoided tying the record for the worst start to a season in NBA history, ending their 0-17 skid with an 85-77 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.
Sixers-Wolves Have To Restart After MishapThe Philadelphia 76ers and Minnesota Timberwolves were literally going in the wrong direction. The game between the two struggling teams had to be restarted 16 seconds in after officials figured out that both teams were lined up and shooting at the wrong ends of the floor. The Sixers won the opening tip and Henry Sims was fouled and getting ready to take a free throw when referee Zach Zarba stopped the game.
Podcast Page: 12-3-14 The WCCO Morning News With Dave LeeReaction to the Twins bringing back Torii Hunter-click the link above to listen!
Mo Williams Shines As Wolves Beat Sixers, 116-110 Mo Williams had 19 points, seven assists and six rebounds, and Zach LaVine scored 15 points for the Minnesota Timberwolves in a 116-110 preseason victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday night. First overall pick Andrew Wiggins, who came to Minnesota in the Kevin Love trade, scored 11 points in his home debut. Anthony Bennett had 13 points and eight rebounds.