Timberwolves

Wolves’ Thibobeau on Rose possibility: ‘We’ll see’

If Derrick Rose is to reemerge in the NBA, he may have to practice some patience. That’s the latest from the New York Times, which reported that those interested in the veteran point guard may not sign him until after this weekend’s All-Star break, “when teams resume practicing.” Rose is a former NBA MVP while […]


Report: Wolves ‘extremely appealing’ to Rose

Free agent point guard Derrick Rose is drawing interest from the Minnesota Timberwolves and Washington Wizards after being waived by the Utah Jazz, according to multiple reports. Rose, the youngest MVP in NBA history, was traded to the Jazz by the Cleveland Cavaliers at the trade deadline and his former coach, Tom Thibodeau, is wasting no time […]


Jazz waive Rose; Wizards, T-Wolves said to be interested

As expected, the Utah Jazz made it official as they announced Saturday that they have waived Derrick Rose. Rose and Jae Crowder were traded to Utah on Thursday by the Cleveland Cavaliers in a three-team deal that sent Rodney Hill of Utah and George Hill of Sacramento to Cleveland. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported Rose […]


Timberwolves interested in signing Rose

The Utah Jazz will release Derrick Rose, whom they acquired Thursday in a three-team deal that sent Rodney Hood to the Cleveland Cavaliers — according to Yahoo Sports. Rose, the youngest MVP in NBA history, is drawing interest from the Minnesota Timberwolves, who are run by his former coach, Tom Thibodeau. With Tom Thibodeau in charge, Minnesota is […]


Cavs a rare home underdog tonight against T-Wolves

Everything is trending Minnesota’s way as the Timberwolves invade Quicken Loans Arena to take on the sagging Cleveland Cavaliers tonight. However, Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau, whose team is hitting the road after extending their winning streak at Target Center to 12, offered words of caution heading into tonight’s game. “They have LeBron (James),” Thibodeau told […]


Report: Muhammad wants out of Minnesota

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Shabazz Muhammad has requested to be traded or waived prior to Thursday’s NBA trade deadline, according to a report from ESPN. Muhammad is not in the Wolves’ rotation and his representatives recently made the request to Minnesota’s front office. The 25-year-old is averaging 3.7 points in 31 games this season, playing just 9.6 minutes per […]


T-Wolves step up in Butler’s absence to ground Raptors

The Minnesota Timberwolves are considered to be a team with great potential as they continue to put things together. One of the many lessons learned along the way by the Timberwolves is to be able to play at a high level, even when important players can’t answer the bell. Against the Toronto Raptors, the second-best […]


Wolves ink Jefferson to two-way contract

The Minnesota Timberwolves are signing forward Amile Jefferson to a two-way contract, according to a report from Yahoo Sports. Jefferson has been playing for the Iowa Wolves of the G League. Jefferson, 24, went undrafted after four years at Duke. He played for the Timberwolves’ summer-league team in Las Vegas, where he averaged  2.2 points […]


Report: Clippers offer Griffin in proposal to T-Wolves

The Los Angeles Clippers proposed a trade to the Minnesota Timberwolves centered on Clippers forward Blake Griffin and Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns, only to be denied, according to a report from Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders. Scotto, citing sources, wrote that the conversations never got past the exploratory stage, with the Timberwolves viewing Towns “as […]


Cavs’ Thomas tossed, apologizes for foul on Wiggins

Isaiah Thomas has taken plenty of hits during his three games as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, having been knocked to the hardwood on several occasions. However, all of the spills Thomas has taken paled in comparison to the one he dished out in the Cavaliers’ embarrassing 127-99 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves on […]


Along came Jones… and T-Wolves are rolling

The Cleveland Cavaliers will not have to contend with Jeff Teague tonight, but that isn’t necessarily a good thing. The Minnesota Timberwolves (26-15) are actually playing better without him. Teague, the veteran point guard of the Minnesota Timberwolves acquired as part of a three-team deal that also sent George Hill from Indiana to Utah and […]


As Cavs loom tonight, Wolves doing it with D

Something has got to give tonight when the Cleveland Cavaliers invade Target Center to take on the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Cavaliers (26-13), fueled by the inclusion of two-time All-Star Isaiah Thomas as their starting point, are coming off a season-high 131 points scored Saturday in Orlando. Cleveland is fifth in the NBA in scoring, averaging […]


Wolves’ Teague out indefinitely with sprained knee

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Jeff Teague suffered a left knee injury Wednesday night against the Denver Nuggets in the fourth quarter and did not return. Teague underwent an MRI Thursday and the results showed he has a sprained left knee but no structural damage. The veteran guard will be out of the lineup indefinitely. MRI revealed […]