Category: Minnesota Timberwolves

Kevin Love Says Losing Weight Has Not Meant a Loss of Strength

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Kevin Love entered the NBA at about 270 pounds and didn't seem to have any trouble with it. Love has averaged 15 points and 11.7 rebounds per game over his first three seasons, including 20.2 and a league leading 15.2 last year when he was named an All-Star. Now Love will ...

Kevin Love Uses Trapper Keepers in the Fight to Stay Relevant

Friday, October 14th, 2011

Some NBA players are using charity games to keep fans interested in the game of basketball and to keep themselves busy during the NBA lockout. Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Love? Well, he's using Mary Frank Trapper Keepers. Love, Tyson Chandler and Shawn Marion are the stars of a short comedy skit ...

Rick Adelman on the Timberwolves Organization: “We’re all one”

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

The Minnesota Timberwolves will have a new head coach in 2011 and beyond, that’s if there is even an NBA season. After back-to-back disappointing seasons and a career record of 32-132 Kurt Rambis was fired and the Wolves brought in Rick Adelman to lead a young group of Timberwolves. While ...

Kevin Love Eases NBA Lockout Woes By Playing Beach Volleyball

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

While some NBA players are assessing their options during the lockout and talking of the possibility of playing basketball in Europe, Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Love is taking up an opportunity to play a different sport. The double-double machine hopes to translate his athleticism into bumping, setting and spiking as ...

Kevin Love Speaks Highly of Departed Coach Kurt Rambis

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

When it comes to the NBA, there is nothing of certainty right now and the future is rather cloudy as well. Rules may change, the salary cap may change, and it’s unknown if the league will be forced to miss any games this upcoming season. However, the Minnesota Timberwolves are ...

Derrick Williams on Being Taken Second By Minnesota: “I’m happy where I’m at and just want to get out there and play.”

Monday, June 27th, 2011

The 2011 NBA Draft has come and gone. Now, with the immediate future of the league in limbo thanks to an impending lockout, there appears to be plenty of time in the near future to speculate as to which draft picks will go on to great things, and conversely, who ...

Aye Carumba! Ricky Rubio Has Finally Arrived in Minnesota

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Back in 2009, the Minnesota Timberwolves took a huge risk when they drafted Ricky Rubio out of Spain not knowing whether or not the slick point guard prospect would ever come to the NBA. The Timberwolves patience may pay off soon. This past week, Rubio and the Timberwolves reached an ...

2011 NBA Draft: Derrick Williams Trying to Stay Humble and Calm Despite Hearing About ‘New Trades Every Day’

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

You don't need to research every last NBA Mock Draft to confirm that Arizona's Derrick Williams will be one of the first few players selects in Thursday's 2011 NBA Draft. The general consensus is that the Minnesota Timberwolves will take Williams with the No. 2 pick. If Williams is not ...

Kevin Love Deserved an All-Star Spot and Now He’s Got One

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

I thought about being the guy that sits here and compares Kevin Love's numbers to Yao Ming's numbers and using it as a soapbox for why the NBA's All-Star voting process is ridiculous. I'm not going to be that guy. I don't have a problem with the process. That's the way ...

Kevin Love Parts The Red Sea As He’s The First NBA Player To Get 30 and 30 Since Moses

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Poor Kevin Love. Ever since he came into the league he has been a walking double-double and is still one of the most underrated players in the league. For his career Love quietly averages nearly 13 points and 10 rebounds per game, but very few people realize who he is ...