LaVine Dedicates Dunk Contest Win To Late Coach SaundersAfter outlasting Aaron Gordon in what many believe was the best slam dunk contest in All-Star weekend history, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine posted a touching tribute to the late Flip Saunders on his Instagram and Twitter accounts.
Lavine Named Rising Stars Challenge MVPLaVine had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team 157-154 in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night to kick off the weekend festivities.
LaVine To Defend Dunk Title Against Drummond, Barton & Gordon Reigning Slam Dunk Contest champion Zach LaVine is slated to defend his title next weekend in Toronto.
Timberwolves End Losing Streak With 108 – 102 Win Over LA ClippersStung by a four-point loss to the Lakers a night earlier and playing the second game of a back-to-back against a team they had lost to 14 straight times on the road, the Minnesota Timberwolves might have doubted themselves.
Towns Hits Impressive Shot That Doesn't Give Timberwolves Any PointsIn Wednesday night's game against the Oklahoma Thunder, Karl-Anthony Towns made an almost unbelievable trick shot that, sadly, didn't earn the Timberwolves a single point.
Towns Enjoying Life In Twin Cities, Acclimating To NBAWhen Karl-Anthony Towns heads out in the Twin Cities, he drives a vehicle with big, red rims on it. He also likes to wear a bright orange winter coat.
4 New Foods To Enjoy At The Target CenterThis year the concession and catering company Delaware North introduced 31 news foods at the Target Center, 80 percent of which are locally sourced. To help narrow down the search for new items, here's a look at four new items found in Section 106 on the lower concourse.
Towns Carries Wolves In Win Over BrooklynKarl-Anthony Towns had 24 points and 10 rebounds in the building where was taken with the No. 1 pick in the June draft, and Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Brooklyn Nets 100-85 on Sunday.
A Look At Milt Newton's Journey From Troubled Kid To Timberwolves GMKent Amos sat in his Washington, D.C., living room 36 years ago, three lost boys standing before him. Amos and his wife Carmen were embarking on a new mentoring program for wayward children, and 14-year-old Milt Newton was among the first three candidates to receive the family's help.
Timberwolves Invite 100 Military Members To Practice The Minnesota Timberwolves are hosting 100 members of the military as a way of saying thank you for their service.
Glen Taylor Reportedly Negotiating To Sell Minority Wolves ShareA person with knowledge of the talks tells The Associated Press that Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor is in discussion with several parties about selling a minority stake in the franchise. The person spoke Friday on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly for all parties involved.
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.