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Minnesota Timberwolves Affiliate Team to Join NBA 2K League Beginning with the 2019 Season

Minneapolis-St. Paul – The NBA 2K League announced the addition of a Minnesota Timberwolves affiliate team, which will compete beginning with the 2019 season. Minnesota joins the affiliates of the Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets...

Timberwolves & Lynx Staff Participates In Third-Annual Action Day

On Aug. 9, the Timberwolves and Lynx partnered with United Way and the sports teams in the market for the third-annual Action Day. In this year’s Action Day, there were more than 4,000 volunteers packing...

Ranking The Top-10 Timberwolves Home Games In 2018-19

The NBA schedule is out! With that, we tasked Kyle Ratke to put together his top-10 home games of the 2018-19 season. Here’s his list. What does your top-10 look like? Pick your top-10...

Timberwolves Home Opener and Preseason Game on Sale

Minneapolis-St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves announced that tickets for the team’s 2018-19 Home Opener on Friday, October 19 against Kevin Love and the Cleveland Cavaliers are on sale now.   Tickets are also...

Wolves Host Cavs In Home Opener

The Timberwolves will open their home schedule against a team that lost one key player this offseason, and that one key player makes a world of a difference. Minnesota hosts the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday,...

Timberwolves to Open 2018-19 Season in San Antonio on Oct. 17

Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team will begin their 30th season when they visit the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday, October 17. This is the fifth consecutive season that the Wolves will open on the road after opening at home for...

Wolves Get First Look At New-Look Lakers Early In Season

The Wolves won’t have to wait long to see the new-look Lakers in 2018-19. And when we say the new-look Lakers, of course I mean the team that LeBron James now plays for. While Lance...

Wolves Open Up Season Against A Spurs Team That Had An Eventful Offseason

Two 2017-18 playoff teams will face off to open the 2018-19 season. One had a rather relaxed offseason. The other had quite the opposite. The Wolves will open up their season on Oct. 17 in San...

That One Time Jim Petersen Went Up Against Brook Lopez In A Draft Workout

This transcript has been edited and condensed for clarity. This is from a Layup Line podcast between Kyle Ratke and Vice President of Fan Experience Jeff Munneke. Ratke: (Kevin McHale) is a great storyteller. Munneke: He’s...

Layup Line Episode 2 | Jeff Munneke

In the second podcast, Kyle Ratke and Julian Andrews chat with Timberwolves Vice President of Fan Experience Jeff Munneke. Munneke has been with the Wolves for 30+ years and yes plenty of stories to...

Get To Know James Nunnally

The Wolves announced the signing of James Nunnally on Wednesday morning. You may be unfamiliar of Nunnally, and that's fine. It's been a bit since he played in the NBA. He last played in the...

Timberwolves Announce 2018 Preseason Schedule

Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team’s 2018 preseason schedule. The Wolves will play five exhibition contests, including one game at Target Center. The fans first chance to see the 2018-19 Timberwolves...

Timberwolves Sign James Nunnally | Minnesota Timberwolves

Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves announced the team has signed forward James Nunnally. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released. Nunnally, 6-7, has spent the last two years playing in Turkey...

Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation and U.S. Bank Unveil Refurbished Courts in Hastings

Minneapolis-St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation, in partnership with U.S. Bank and Rebuilding Together Twin Cities, recently unveiled newly refurbished outdoor basketball courts in Hastings, MN at Pioneer Park. Timberwolves forward Keita Bates-Diop...

Derrick Rose Launches Scholarship Program

On Wednesday, Timberwolves guard Derrick Rose announced that he has started a scholarship program. Per the Rose Scholars website: The program is open to high school sophomore, junior + senior students who are civically minded and...

Get To Know C.J. Williams

The Wolves announced they signed wing C.J. Williams to a two-way contract on Tuesday afternoon. You’ve heard of Williams before if you follow basketball, and if you follow the Wolves. In 2015, he played for...

Timberwolves Sign C.J. Williams to Two-Way Contract

Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves announced the team has signed guard C.J. Williams to a two-way contract. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released. Williams appeared in 38 games (17 starts)...

Iowa Wolves Announce Five-Year Lease Extension with Polk County and Spectra Venue Management

Des Moines, Iowa – The Iowa Wolves, NBA G League affiliate of the Minnesota Timberwolves, announced the team has agreed in principle with Polk County and Spectra to a five-year lease extension beginning with...

Josh Okogie Has Declared Himself A Vikings Fan

On Thursday afternoon, Wolves rookie Josh Okogie visited the Minnesota Vikings at training camp. It’s cool to see Okogie get entrenched in the local sports scene. Last season, Wolves All-Star guard Jimmy Butler visited U.S. Bank...

Jimmy Butler Undergoes Successful Procedure

Minnesota Timberwolves guard/forward Jimmy Butler underwent a successful, elective right hand procedure on Tuesday, July 24, 2018. Butler has already returned to offseason activities. Source link

Jennifer Ridgeway Joins Timberwolves & Lynx Front Office as Vice President of Social Responsibility

Minneapolis-St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx have announced the hiring of Jennifer Ridgeway to the position of Vice President of Social Responsibility. Ridgeway comes to the Timberwolves and Lynx after spending nearly five...

Karl-Anthony Towns Gives Back, And Breaking Down The Kawhi Leonard Trade

Before we get to the core of the column, let’s catch up with Wolves All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns quick . . .  This is from his basketball camp last week. It’s been a busy offseason for...

Wolves Close Out Summer League ’18 With Win

The Wolves ended their 2018 Summer League campaign on a positive note, taking down the Denver Nuggets 83-71 on Friday night in Las Vegas. Minnesota ended Summer League with a 3-2 record. Keita Bates-Diop, the team’s...

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