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AP Source: Timberwolves Give Kevin Garnett 2 More Years

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.

07/07/2015

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13 Minnesota Athletes Now On Local Pro Teams

The Minnesota sports fan is a rare breed: One that hopes for the best but expects the worst, yet still somehow still manages to be devastated at the end of the day. But when a Minnesota athlete has a chance to come home and play for a team, we salivate like sharks that smell blood. Especially if it’s a professional athlete.

07/02/2015

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Timberwolves Fans Line Up To See Towns & Jones Arrive

When a first round draft pick and a star player with hometown roots make their first introduction, it’s going to attract some attention.

06/26/2015

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Karl-Anthony Towns Says There Is ‘No Promise’ From T-Wolves

Kentucky big man Karl-Anthony Towns tells The Associated Press he has “no promise at all” from the Minnesota Timberwolves, who hold the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday.

06/22/2015

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Glen Taylor Hands CEO Role Over To Niece, Deb Taylor

Taylor Corp. founder Glen Taylor is turning over his role as CEO to his niece, Deb Taylor.

06/09/2015

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Wolves Finally Come Out On Top After Heartache, Bad Luck

His voice cracking and tears welling in his eyes, Flip Saunders pointed to the sky about 20 minutes after the Minnesota Timberwolves — the franchise that has been down on its luck for most of the past 25 years — won the draft lottery to get the No. 1 overall selection.

05/20/2015

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Flip Saunders: ‘I’m The Coach Until I Say I’m Not’

Flip Saunders, Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations, says he will also serve as the team’s coach “until I feel we need to move in a different direction.”

04/20/2015

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Analysis: Minn. Teams Are The Biggest Losers

Minnesota sports have been in a bad state, and a new analysis pours salt on the wound.

04/15/2015

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4 Things To Know: Charges Expected In Boy’s Death, Airport Worker Trapped & More

Here are the four stories you need to know for Tuesday, April 14.

04/14/2015

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Curry, Warriors Too Much For Timberwolves

The playoffs can’t get here soon enough for Golden State coach Steve Kerr.

04/12/2015

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Aldridge Has 24 And Blazers Rout TWolves 116-91

LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 points and 13 rebounds before sitting out the fourth quarter, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-91 on Wednesday night.

04/08/2015

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Kings Hold Off Timberwolves Behind Casspi

Omri Casspi’s playing time has increased since George Karl took over as Sacramento’s coach during the All-Star break. Casspi’s production is picking up, too.

04/08/2015

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Rubio Will Wait To Decide On Spanish National Team

Injured Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio says he will wait for the NBA season to end before turning his thoughts to playing with the Spanish national team this summer.

04/06/2015

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Bennett, Hummel Return For ‘Wolves, Garnett Still Out

Minnesota coach Flip Saunders says forwards Anthony Bennett and Robbie Hummel are returning to the lineup for Sunday afternoon’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans, but that Kevin Garnett is sick and will miss his 12th straight game.

03/29/2015

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Garnett Sits In Phoenix To Rest Sore Knee

Minnesota forward Kevin Garnett is sitting out the Timberwolves’ game against the Phoenix Suns to rest a sore knee.

03/11/2015

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Timberwolves Gain New Fan Through Reddit

It appears the Minnesota Timberwolves have a new fan. Sixteen-year-old Connor sent a letter to all 30 NBA teams asking which team he should be a fan of.

03/10/2015

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Redick, Jordan Lead Short-Handed Clippers Past Wolves, 89-76

Chris Paul could barely get up and down the court without limping on his injured knee, let alone get to the rim. He could only play a supporting role in the Clippers’ latest win as a playmaker — and it turns out CP3 is pretty good at that.

03/10/2015

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Enthusiasm All Around For KG, T-Wolves Fans

It took less than three minutes for fans to gobble up 1,000 Timberwolves tickets, offered for free online by Kevin Garnett.

03/02/2015

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Kevin Garnett’s 1,000 Wolves Tickets Claimed In Minutes

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced that the 1,000 tickets purchased by Kevin Garnett for Monday night’s game have all been claimed – in less than three minutes.

03/02/2015

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Garnett Buys 1,000 Tickets For Fans For Next T-Wolves Game

Kevin Garnett has purchased 1,000 tickets to Minnesota’s next game in appreciation of Timberwolves fans for their welcome of his return to the team.

03/01/2015

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Timberwolves’ Garnett To Rest Against Bulls

Minnesota coach Flip Saunders says he plans to rest Kevin Garnett for the Timberwolves’ game against the Chicago Bulls.

02/27/2015

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Bulls Lose Gibson To Left Ankle Injury

Forward Taj Gibson has left the Chicago Bulls’ game against Minnesota with a left ankle injury.

02/27/2015

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Bulls’ Gasol Out For Timberwolves Game With Illness

All-Star forward Pau Gasol is out for Friday’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves because of an illness, leaving the Chicago Bulls without two of their top players.

02/27/2015

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Garnett To Play First Game Back In Minnesota Wednesday

Kevin Garnett will play his first game back as a Minnesota Timberwolf Wednesday night at the Target Center. Garnett spoke at his first Timberwolves press conference since 2007 Tuesday. He said he’s ready to contribute.

02/25/2015

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KG Returns To Minnesota As Player, Wants To Stay As Owner

Kevin Garnett never wanted to leave Minnesota when the Timberwolves traded him to Boston nearly eight years ago, never wanted to jump from a sinking Celtics ship before Paul Pierce convinced him to follow him to Brooklyn two years ago.

02/24/2015

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