In case you missed it, here is the lottery portion of the mock draft. 15. Washington Wizards - Robert Williams: John Wall said that the Wizards could use some athletic big men, and Robert Williams fits that bill. He's an exceptional athlete who will dazzle with his dunking ability, but he is a little undersized. 16. Phoenix … Continue reading 3Double Mock Draft: Version 1.5
The Minnesota Timberwolves have their 40 win season since the 2004-2005 season. The team is in a heavily contested battle for a playoff spot, which would break a 13 year drought for the team. Despite this, some are calling for coach Tom Thibodeau to be fired. During his coaching stints in Boston and Chicago, Thibodeau … Continue reading Tom Thibodeau: Should He Stay or Should He Thibo-Go?
Derrick Rose's journey from the youngest MVP to becoming an unwanted backup point guard has been sad. After seven injury riddled years in Chicago, Rose was traded to the New York Knicks. During that year, Rose put up 18 points a game, but he also skipped a game to fly back to Chicago on the … Continue reading Signing Derrick Rose is a Mistake for the Timberwolves
With 17 games left in their regular season, the Minnesota Timberwolves find themselves in third place in the brutal Western Conference. The Wolves are just three games ahead of the Nuggets who currently hold the eighth seed, and a whopping 11.5 game behind the Warriors for the second seed. Positions three through 10 are incredibly … Continue reading Making Sense of the Wild, Wild, West
The NBA season is upon us. After a whirlwind of an offseason that featured a lot of all-stars moving teams, it will be interesting to see how the season shakes out. Here are some quick predictions. 1. East Playoff Teams: Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards, Milwaukee Bucks, Detroit Pistons, Miami Heat, Indiana … Continue reading Quick Predictions for the 2017 NBA Season
The Minnesota Timberwolves messed up, and this time it surprisingly isn't basketball related. The Timberwolves are a franchise that have struggled ever since their inception. Over the past 28 seasons of Timberwolves basketball, the team has made the playoffs just eight times, in a league where over half of the teams make the playoffs. It's … Continue reading The Timberwolves Rebrand is a Missed Opportunity
Shabazz Muhammad is returning to the Minnesota Timberwolves on a 1 year deal for the veteran's minimum of $1.6 million. Muhammad was drafted by the Timberwolves in 2013. Muhammad was an unrestricted free agent after the 2016 season, and most expected him to leave the Wolves. However, it appears the market for Muhammad was much … Continue reading Shabazz Muhammad Returns to Timberwolves