Wolves finalize deal to title Saunders coach – ESPN

Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday.Gersson Rosas, the Timberwolves’ new president of basketball operations, met with candidates at the NBA draft combine, but the search turned back to Saunders.”Ryan is an excellent communicator and has developed open and trusting relationships with our players. I’ve known Ryan for many years and have always respected his approach to the…

Wolves 3-1 Arsenal: By the numbers – Arseblog Info

That’s two losses in a row for Arsenal. The top four race which Arsenal once controlled their own destiny in, now depends on other teams slipping up. Losing away to Wolves isn’t into itself an embarrassing result but Arsenal sure did their best to try to make it that way. Things are looking pretty bleak.…

Wolves’ Dysfunction Goes Beyond Coach, but Tom Thibodeau Became His Dangle Worst Enemy – Bleacher Report NBA

Wolves’ Dysfunction Goes Beyond Coach, but Tom Thibodeau Became His Dangle Worst Enemy – Bleacher Report NBA

Stacy Bengs/Associated PressThe only surprise about the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Sunday afternoon firing of Tom Thibodeau was the timing.Between the dysfunction that surrounded the team since Jimmy Butler’s September trade request and the team’s largely disappointing play, it seemed like a foregone conclusion that Thibodeau would be out as head coach and president at the end…

Wolves 128, Spurs 89: The Dismantling – Canis Hoopus

The first quarter ended on a bit of a sour note for the Wolves, with Patty Mills making an and-one to pull the Spurs within three. Gorgui Dieng and Robert Covington checked in to start the second quarter, meaning the Wolves were going with their primary bench lineup of Tyus Jones, Derrick Rose, Covington, Dario…

Wolves beat Blazers for third straight recall since Butler alternate

Jimmy Butler, the new-look Timberwolves locked down one of the Western Conference’s top teams.” data-reactid=”23″ type=”text”>In their first week without erstwhile defensive stalwart Jimmy Butler, the new-look Timberwolves locked down one of the Western Conference’s top teams.Andrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Wolves won their third straight game since trading…