Q&A with Wolves CEO Ethan Casson

Q&A with Wolves CEO Ethan Casson

Ethan Casson, 43, has been on the job as CEO of the Timberwolves and Lynx for a little over a year.
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The team will be overseas with Golden State as part of the NBA's Global Games.
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August 15

Here's your master plan for watching the Timberwolves and Wild this year

Let’s start with some good news: The Wild and Wolves don't play on the same day nearly as many times in 2017-28 as they did last season.
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Timberwolves 2017-18 schedule

Here's the complete Wolves schedule for the 2017-18 season:
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Analysts suggest Wolves in line for biggest improvement in NBA

The Timberwolves' turnaround could look very dramatic if everything finally comes together.
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August 11

Timberwolves sign Marcus Georges-Hunt

The former Georgia Tech standout played most of last season in the NBA G League.

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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Utah 51 31 .622 0 29-12 22-19 7-3
    Oklahoma City 47 35 .573 4 28-13 19-22 6-4
    Portland 41 41 .500 10 25-16 16-25 7-3
    Denver 40 42 .488 11 22-19 18-23 5-5
    Minnesota 31 51 .378 20 20-21 11-30 3-7
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 67 15 .817 0 36-5 31-10 9-1
    LA Clippers 51 31 .622 16 29-12 22-19 8-2
    Sacramento 32 50 .390 35 17-24 15-26 5-5
    LA Lakers 26 56 .317 41 17-24 9-32 5-5
    Phoenix 24 58 .293 43 15-26 9-32 2-8
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Antonio 61 21 .744 0 31-10 30-11 5-5
    Houston 55 27 .671 6 30-11 25-16 5-5
    Memphis 43 39 .524 18 24-17 19-22 3-7
    New Orleans 34 48 .415 27 21-20 13-28 4-6
    Dallas 33 49 .402 28 21-20 12-29 2-8
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 51 31 .622 0 31-10 20-21 4-6
    Indiana 42 40 .512 9 29-12 13-28 6-4
    Milwaukee 42 40 .512 9 23-18 19-22 5-5
    Chicago 41 41 .500 10 25-16 16-25 7-3
    Detroit 37 45 .451 14 24-17 13-28 3-7
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 53 29 .646 0 30-11 23-18 7-3
    Toronto 51 31 .622 2 28-13 23-18 8-2
    New York 31 51 .378 22 19-22 12-29 4-6
    Philadelphia 28 54 .341 25 17-24 11-30 1-9
    Brooklyn 20 62 .244 33 13-28 7-34 5-5
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 49 33 .598 0 30-11 19-22 5-5
    Atlanta 43 39 .524 6 23-18 20-21 6-4
    Miami 41 41 .500 8 23-18 18-23 6-4
    Charlotte 36 46 .439 13 22-19 14-27 4-6
    Orlando 29 53 .354 20 16-25 13-28 3-7
  • Points
    K. Towns MIN 2061
    A. Wiggins MIN 1933
    Z. LaVine MIN 889
    R. Rubio MIN 836
    G. Dieng MIN 816
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 1007
    G. Dieng MIN 647
    A. Wiggins MIN 328
    R. Rubio MIN 305
    N. Bjelica MIN 244
  • Assists
    R. Rubio MIN 682
    K. Towns MIN 220
    A. Wiggins MIN 189
    K. Dunn MIN 188
    G. Dieng MIN 158
  • Field Goal Percentage
    K. Towns MIN .542
    C. Aldrich MIN .523
    G. Dieng MIN .502
    S. Muhammad MIN .482
    O. Casspi MIN .470
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 103
    G. Dieng MIN 95
    K. Dunn MIN 36
    A. Wiggins MIN 30
    (2) Players 23
  • Steals
    R. Rubio MIN 128
    G. Dieng MIN 88
    A. Wiggins MIN 82
    K. Dunn MIN 78
    K. Towns MIN 56
  • Points
    R. Westbrook OKC 2558
    J. Harden HOU 2356
    I. Thomas BOS 2199
    A. Davis NO 2099
    K. Towns MIN 2061
  • Rebounds
    A. Drummond DET 1115
    D. Jordan LAC 1114
    H. Whiteside MIA 1088
    R. Gobert UTA 1035
    K. Towns MIN 1007
  • Assists
    J. Harden HOU 907
    R. Westbrook OKC 840
    J. Wall WAS 831
    R. Rubio MIN 682
    L. James CLE 646
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .714
    R. Gobert UTA .661
    C. Capela HOU .643
    D. Howard ATL .633
    M. Gortat WAS .579
  • Blocked Shots
    R. Gobert UTA 214
    M. Turner IND 172
    A. Davis NO 167
    H. Whiteside MIA 161
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 151
  • Steals
    J. Wall WAS 157
    D. Green GS 154
    T. Ariza HOU 147
    J. Butler CHI 143
    S. Curry GS 142
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August 11
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Wolves get another Christmas game, prime spot in NBA's first week

The Wolves open the season at San Antonio on ESPN on Oct. 18, and plat at the Lakers on Christmas Day.
Wolves
August 10

Thoughts on the new Wolves uniforms? Let's agree to disagree

People love to have STRONG opinions about the clothing athletes wear, and those opinions are quite diverse, as the reaction to the Wolves' new uniforms is showing.
Wolves
August 10

Must see: Two of the four new Wolves uniforms have been revealed

The new Timberwolves uniforms, made by Nike, are here. The team released two of the four primary designs this morning.
Polls
August 10

Poll: How do you like the Wolves new uniforms?

Wolves
August 9

New Wolves uniforms coming Thursday, leaked guesses already here

If the leaked looks are accurate, it would be a pretty distinct departure from team uniforms of the past. But can we all stay patient for a day until the Wolves make the changes official?
Wolves
August 9

Wolves add former Magic guard Marcus Georges-Hunt

Marcus Georges-Hunt, a former Georgia Tech guard who played briefly for Orlando last season, has agreed to a non-guaranteed contract with the Timberwolves.
Wolves
August 7

Butler took Bulls employees out for thank-you dinner in Chicago

The new Wolves forward reportedly took about three dozen behind-the-scenes Bulls employees out for a long dinner as a way of saying thanks for their help over the years.
Wolves
August 7

Hartman: Wolves owner plans to sign Wiggins, keep team

Glen Taylor made it clear he is going to sign guard/forward Andrew Wiggins in the near future to a five-year, $150 million contract -- and that he won't be traded.
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August 3

Ex-Michigan State star Appling sentenced to a year in jail

Former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling has been sentenced to a year in jail for carrying a concealed weapon and resisting police.
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August 3

Look for new Wolves uniforms to be released next week

Information about the rebranding of the Timberwolves (and other NBA teams) has been advancing as 2017 wears on. A big reveal is set for next week.
Wolves
August 3

Want to coach the Lynx? WNBA in new version of 'NBA Live 18'

Women's basketball will be featured in a video game for the first time this fall, with "NBA Live 18" adding the WNBA to its new edition.
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August 2

Ex-Wolves center Milicic is comfortable with being draft bust

Darko Milicic is comfortable talking about his failure and is, in fact, trying to take back the power of the word “bust.”
Wolves
August 2

Maryland guard Trimble headed to Wolves camp

Trimble had a strong freshman season with the Terrapins, but stayed in school through his junior year and had his draft stock fall.
Wolves
August 1

Anthony Brown signs with Timberwolves

The 6-7 forward has played for three NBA teams, and got a two-way deal with Minnesota.
Wolves
July 31

How are the Wolves not on list of nine potential future 'superteams'?

You can make an argument for all nine teams on the list, as the author does. But no Timberwolves? What's up with that?

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