Andrew Wiggins Soars Past Rudy Gobert For And-1 Slam

There was a time this season when Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Andrew Wiggins wasn't dunking as often as expected. Plays like this make it seem long, long ago.

Zach LaVine

Zach LaVine Goes Backdoor For Double-Pump Hammer Dunk

The Minnesota Timberwolves are playing without Ricky Rubio, Kevin Martin, Nikola Pekovic, and Kevin Garnett (among others) today versus the New Orleans Pelicans. Other than Andrew Wiggins, Flip Saunders' depleted team has no player capable of creating his own shot. The 'Wolves need to manufacture buckets against New Orleans, a feat easier said than done for a team so low on experience.


Andrew Wiggins Powers Right Through Josh Smith For Two-Handed Smash

Andrew Wiggins is one of the best athletes in the NBA. He runs like a deer, slides like a bug, and jumps like a kangaroo. But though the Minnesota Timberwolves rookie has accumulated a wealth of highlights during his standout debut campaign, he hadn't yet put a big-name player on a poster...until Friday night.

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Josh Smith Finds Dwight Howard For Alley-Oop – On Two Straight Possessions

Fool the Minnesota Timberwolves once, shame on Josh Smith and Dwight Howard. Fool the young 'Wolves twice? It's probably fair to blame their absolutely porous defense.


The Timberwolves Signed A Player Because He Was Closer Than Anybody Else

The Minnesota Timberwolves singed the nearest player available to meet a league mandate

Zach LaVine

Bounce Brothers: Zach LaVine Cocks Back For Big Alley-Oop From Andrew Wiggins

Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine will play winning basketball one day. For now, the Minnesota Timberwolves will have to settle for growing pains mixed with highlights like these.


This Sequence Pretty Much Sums Up The Knicks And Timberwolves Seasons

It hasn't been the best season for the Knicks or Timberwolves, and this sequence is living proof.


Russell Westbrook Definitely, Definitely Threw Himself A Lob Off The Backboard Tonight

We wouldn't get give most players benefit of the doubt here. It's not an uncommon occurrence for a ballhandler to try a wild attempt with the shot clock winding down, of course. But Russell Westbrook? The "freakiest of freaks?"


Teen Sends Letters To NBA Teams Asking Why He Should Be A Fan; Only Timberwolves Respond

Some 16 year-olds chase dates. Others play sports, love video games, or read books. The ones we like most, though, spend their free time scribing letters – with awesome original illustrations! – to all 30 NBA teams asking why they deserve his fandom. Only one replied...

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Ricky Rubio Reaches, Chris Paul Teaches

Ricky Rubio is a very good defender with quick feet and active hands, but that doesn't mean he's any match for Chris Paul. "You reach, I teach," the reigning Point God says.


The Most Surgical Of Ricky Rubio’s 15 Dimes In A Timberwolves Upset Of The Blazers

Ricky helped the Timberwolves upset the Blazers last night with 13 points, 15 assists and eight rebounds. Here are his best dimes.


Watch The Return Of Timberwolves Superfan ‘Jiggly Boy,’ Who Dances To Kevin Garnett’s Delight


To welcome Kevin Garnett back to Minnesota, the Timberwolves reached out to a superfan from his storied past.


Kevin Garnett At Timberwolves Introductory Press Conference: ‘If LeBron Can Go Home, Then Sh*t, Why Can’t I?

And five days after waiving his no-trade clause to be dealt from the Brooklyn Nets to the Minnesota Timberwolves, Kevin Garnett is back where his legendary career began 19 years ago.


Andrew Wiggins Isn’t Playing Like A Rookie, But He’s Still Being Officiated Like One


Andrew Wiggins' in-season improvement has been nothing short of breathtaking. The struggling youngster one prominent website suggested would ultimately be no better than James Posey just two months ago is suddenly a runaway Rookie of the Year favorite, and has his teammates dreaming big of awards and accolades to come.


James Harden Crosses Ricky Rubio To The Floor, Drains Step-Back Trey To Close Third Quarter


Andrew Wiggins was doing an admirable defending James Harden. As the third quarter clock wound down, though, the Houston Rockets MVP candidate drew a defensive assignment other than the Minnesota Timberwolves rookie.

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