Former Timberwolves Player Sam Mitchell Shares Coaching WisdomSam Mitchell has been a head coach in the NBA twice. He says he's learned a lot about the game and leadership along the way.
Young Timberwolves Squad Looks To Uncertain FutureKarl-Anthony Towns had just walked off the court to a standing ovation in the season finale of his remarkable rookie season. The Minnesota Timberwolves center, the overwhelming favorite to win rookie of the year, contemplated where this team is headed.
AP Source: Timberwolves Opening Search For Permanent CoachA person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves are opening up their search for a permanent head coach.
Players Push For Interim Coach Mitchell To Keep JobThe young Minnesota Timberwolves' strong finish to the season has helped interim coach Sam Mitchell's case to land the permanent job, and now some of the team's most important pieces are voicing their support for him as well.
Timberwolves’ Zach LaVine Looks To Defend Slam Dunk TitleThe NBA Slam Dunk Contest is Saturday night, and that means the Timberwolves' Zach LaVine has a chance to defend his title.
Lackluster Effort Hurts Timberwolves In 116-102 Loss To PelicansKarl-Anthony Towns had 19 points and 12 rebounds for the Timberwolves, who were looking for their first three-game winning streak since Nov. 27. They shot 44 percent and trailed by as many as 28 in a lackluster effort.
Wiggins Leads Wolves' Late Game Surge To Top Bulls 112-105Andrew Wiggins scored six of his 21 points in the final 90 seconds to help the Minnesota Timberwolves surge past the Chicago Bulls in a 112-105 victory on Saturday night.
Shabazz Muhammad Hoping To Step Up Role With TimberwolvesThe Timberwolves are spending this season trying to figure out what they have to work with in the future. What they want off the bench is for Shabazz Muhammad to be a factor, every night.
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.
KG Gives Full Endorsement To Wolves Interim Coach MitchellMinnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Garnett is offering his full endorsement of interim coach Sam Mitchell despite the losses from the young team. Garnett spoke before the Timberwolves faced the Lakers in Los Angeles on Tuesday night.
In Stretch Of Tough Games, Thunder The Latest Test For TimberwolvesThe Minnesota Timberwolves are still a team where you get a bigger kick out of watching a quality opponent come in than you do watching the home town team.
Timberwolves Coach Mitchell Working To Reach Young RosterIn his first three months being coached by Sam Mitchell, Minnesota Timberwolves youngster Zach LaVine has endured it all. Position switches, benching, yelling, pushing, prodding, all methods Mitchell employs to mold a 20-year-old in his second season.
Garnett Out Against Cleveland With Sore KneeMinnesota forward Kevin Garnett has been ruled out for the Timberwolves' game at Cleveland because of a sore right knee. Garnett left in the first half of Saturday's 106-101 victory over Memphis.
Garnett Gives His Perspective On Losing, But Not Mitchell’s FutureIt had been exactly a month since Kevin Garnett last spoke to the media. In that time, the Wolves lost 14 out of 16 games.
As Losing Mounts, Wolves' Mitchell Sees ProgressSix in a row. Ten of their last 11. Eighteen of their last 22. That is a lot of losing. "Yeah, definitely it's hard," Wolves forward Shabazz Muhammad said. "It's the NBA, and everybody's trying to step on your throat. Especially us, [because] we have a lot of young talent on our team."