12:56 AM EDT, Fri April 23, 2021
4 hours ago

Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Marc Lore, Towns, and Edwards

As the Minnesota Timberwolves continue to take a step forward and two small steps backward, there are plenty of things to talk about surrounding the franchise. From the pending sale of the franchise to Anthony Edwards‘ case for Rookie of the Year to Karl-Anthony Towns‘ role in Edwards’ development and his own growth as a […] Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Marc Lore, Towns, and Edwards - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
8 hours ago

Minnesota Timberwolves: Why Ricky Rubio will be back in 2021-22

The Minnesota Timberwolves currently sit at 16-44, bad enough to be the second-worst record in the NBA. After an offseason full of interesting and savvy moves by general manager Gersson Rosas, a year of unlucky injuries and circumstances effectively derailed the season before it began. One of the trades that Gersson Rosas made was to […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Why Ricky Rubio will be back in 2021-22 - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
11 hours ago

Minnesota Timberwolves: Bleacher Report suggests a Jerami Grant trade

The Minnesota Timberwolves were reportedly interested in Jerami Grant when he hit the market as a restricted free agent last offseason. Ultimately, Grant was quickly priced out of the Wolves’ range, inking a three-year, $60 million deal as part of a sign-and-trade that sent him from the Denver Nuggets to the Detroit Pistons. Grant has […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Bleacher Report suggests a Jerami Grant trade - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 22, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 takeaways from loss at Sacramento

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost a close game to the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night after Buddy Hield hit a clutch shot with less than ten seconds to go in the game. The Timberwolves, now 16-44, have the second-worst record in the NBA, and maintain top pick odds in terms of staying with the top-3 of the […] Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 takeaways from loss at Sacramento - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 21, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: The Wolves’ first quarter overconfidence issue

The Minnesota Timberwolves have a huge problem. They seem to think they’re a good team. Let me be unequivocally clear: they are not. The Wolves are only a half-game ahead of Houston for the league’s worst record, and they’ve been last in the league for the majority of this lost season. So, why does the […] Minnesota Timberwolves: The Wolves’ first quarter overconfidence issue - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 21, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: Player grades from win over Sacramento Kings

The Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Sacramento Kings for the second time this season in another all-offense affair. The Minnesota Timberwolves came into the game ranked No. 28 in defensive rating. The Sacramento Kings were ranked No. 30. Is it any surprise that this was an offense-heavy affair that finished with 154 total points in a […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Player grades from win over Sacramento Kings - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 19, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Wolves aren’t moving, plus George on Edwards

The Minnesota Timberwolves are highly unlikely to leave the Twin Cities, even in the wake of the potential change in ownership. The Star Tribune’s Lee Schafer chimed on this issue late last week, listing several reasons why a move almost certainly isn’t in the cards. Also, Paul George gave a post-blowout report on Anthony Edwards, […] Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Wolves aren’t moving, plus George on Edwards - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 19, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 takeaways from loss to Clippers

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost to the Los Angeles Clippers tonight. It was never expected to be close – nor were those expectations surpassed. No one played particularly well for the Timberwolves tonight – including franchise centerpiece Karl-Anthony Towns, who scored 16 points on 5-15 shooting, with a team-low plus-minus -29. The Timberwolves emptied their bench […] Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 takeaways from loss to Clippers - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 18, 2021

The Minnesota Timberwolves and the history of the next pick, Part Three

This is Part Three of a series examining the Minnesota Timberwolves‘ concerning draft history, especially related to the players selected immediately after the Wolves make a pick. If you missed them, be sure to check out Part One and Part Two, covering the 1990s and 2000s, respectively. In the 2010s, the Timberwolves were still trying […] The Minnesota Timberwolves and the history of the next pick, Part Three - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 17, 2021

The Minnesota Timberwolves and the history of the next pick, Part Two

Welcome to Part Two of the series examining the Minnesota Timberwolves‘ draft history in light of the selections made immediately after the Wolves’ picks. Throughout franchise history, the Wolves have had an inordinate amount of misfortune regarding the players picked one after Minnesota. For the entire explanation and criteria, check out Part One. When it […] The Minnesota Timberwolves and the history of the next pick, Part Two - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 17, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: Player grades from win over Miami Heat

The Minnesota Timberwolves played a solid all-around game and surged ahead in the fourth quarter to defeat the Miami Heat. The Minnesota Timberwolves played without Karl-Anthony Towns on Tuesday and Wednesday and were blown out twice. Towns played on Friday night, and the Wolves were an entirely different team, winning the fourth quarter by a […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Player grades from win over Miami Heat - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 16, 2021

The Minnesota Timberwolves and the history of the next pick, Part One

Fans of every team in the NBA can talk about wishing their team had drafted a different guy, or what could have been if they drafted the right guy. The Minnesota Timberwolves aren’t alone in this phenomenon, at least. But, until your team has passed on six MVP award-winners, 30 All-NBA team members, 37 All-Star appearances, […] The Minnesota Timberwolves and the history of the next pick, Part One - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 15, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 Wolves players with the most to play for

For the Minnesota Timberwolves, the 2020-2021 season has been nothing short of a disappointment. Despite the overwhelming depth of the Western Conference, the Timberwolves have massively underperformed this year, currently holding the worst record in the league. Still, there’s talent on the roster, and much of the team carries uncertain futures. Let’s take a look […] Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 Wolves players with the most to play for - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 15, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 rim protectors for Wolves to target this offseason

It is no secret that the Minnesota Timberwolves‘ defense has been one of the league’s worst throughout recent memory. Currently, the Timberwolves own a 115.2 defensive rating for the season, No. 27 in the league.  While the Wolves boast offensive talents such as Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell, the roster is mostly devoid of defensive […] Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 rim protectors for Wolves to target this offseason - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 14, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: Player grades from loss to the Milwaukee Bucks

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost once again, this time getting blown out at the hands of a Giannis-less Bucks squad. The Minnesota Timberwolves didn’t have Karl-Anthony Towns. The Milwaukee Bucks didn’t have Giannis Antetokounmpo. And things went about as expected. The Bucks led the whole way in the Wolves’ second wire-to-wire loss in as many afternoons. […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Player grades from loss to the Milwaukee Bucks - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More