Tyus Jones Named NBA Summer League MVPAhead of playing for the NBA Summer League title Monday night, Tyus Jones was named the MVP of the league.
Minn. Basketball Talent Gathers For Reborn Pro-Am LeagueJamar Diggs grew up in Minneapolis, played basketball at DeLaSalle and plays professionally overseas. He noticed something was missing when he came home for the summer -- a league for players with similar backgrounds.
Tyus Jones Recalls NBA Draft Night SuspenseThe Minnesota Timberwolves are in a honeymoon period. A new coach, young talent and a chance to add some more Thursday night in the NBA Draft.
Timberwolves Waive Veteran G Andre MilerThe agent for point guard Andre Miller says his client is finalizing a buyout agreement with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Andy Miller says the buyout will allow the 39-year-old veteran to join a team that is contending for the playoffs. Andre Miller would have to sign with another team by March 1 in order to be eligible to play in the postseason.
Wiggins, Timberwolves Fall To Raptors 114-105DeMar DeRozan scored 31 points and Kyle Lowry added 21 as the Toronto Raptors beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 114-105 on Wednesday night for a franchise record-tying ninth straight home victory.
LaVine, Wiggins & Jones Work To Stand Out On Wolves RosterThe Minnesota Timberwolves' Zach LaVine is a classic combo guard. He is athletic enough that you want him on the floor at some position. Even he is not sure which position that will be every night. "I play point, I play two, I play three, you know, whatever [Coach Sam Mitchell] wants me to go out there and do, you know. I do it, I do the best I can," LaVine said. "Sam be keeping me on my toes, man [laughs]!"
2015 In Review: The Year In Local SportsMinnesota doesn't seem to lack anything in having big sports stories over the course of a year, and 2015 was no exception. Here's a look back at the crazy year that was Minnesota sports.
Timberwolves Recall G Tyus JonesThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday they've recalled guard Tyus Jones from the Idaho Stampede in the NBA's Developmental League. Jones started six games there and averaged 24.7 points, 3.9 rebounds, five assists and 1.5 steals in about 35 minutes per game.
Timberwolves G Tyus Jones Assigned To NBA D-LeagueThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Saturday night that guard Tyus Jones has been assigned to the Idaho Stampede of the NBA's Developmental League. Jones, an Apple Valley native who spent one season at Duke, has appeared in two games for the Timberwolves this season and played a total of 14 minutes.
Timberwolves Take Foster Kids On Shopping SpreeThe holidays can be a difficult time for many children who don't have a permanent home. So today the Minnesota Timberwolves had a surprise for some foster children to make their holiday brighter.
20 Years Apart, Tyus Jones And Andre Miller Share Basketball PerspectiveThey're far enough apart in age to be father and son. Instead, they're teammates. They're the oldest and the youngest players on the Timberwolves. Tyus Jones and Andre Miller are separated by 20 years of life on this earth.
With Saunders Gone, Timberwolves Aim To Live His LegacyFrom his college career playing for the Gophers to his professional career coaching, personnel directing and even owning the Timberwolves, nobody has had the kind of impact on the sport in this state like Flip Saunders has.