'Building relationships': A preseason Q&A with new Wolves coach Thibodeau

'Building relationships': A preseason Q&A with new Wolves coach Thibodeau

With the Timberwolves' first practice scheduled for Tuesday, Tom Thibodeau discussed his return to coaching after a year away.

The Kid calls it a career: Garnett retires after 21 NBA seasons

September 24
The Kid calls it a career: Garnett retires after 21 NBA seasons
Kevin Garnett leaves the NBA having played 970 of his career 1,462 games for Minnesota, having scored 19,201 of his 26,071 points and grabbing 10,718 of his 14,662 rebounds in a Timberwolves uniform.

Thibodeau thanks Garnett, cites unequaled passion

September 24
Thibodeau thanks Garnett, cites unequaled passion
On Saturday, the Timberwolves released a statement from Tom Thibodeau, who was an assistant coach with Boston when Kevin Garnett helped the Celtics win the NBA title in 2008.
Sports
September 25

Wolves announce coaching, staffing moves

Announcements come with training camp set to start Tuesday
Wolves
September 24

Kevin Garnett: No. 1 Wolf in Minnesota's record books

Kevin Garnett's name will rest comfortably in the Timberwolves record book for years to come.
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Wolves
September 24

Wolves key dates

The first practice is Tuesday
Sports
September 24
Kevin Garnett

Reusse: Garnett's return to Wolves 'was pretty much a sham'

I'll remember the Garnett from the eight playoff seasons and try to forget what we saw the second time around.
Wolves
September 24
Kevin Garnett

Timeline: Kevin Garnett's 21 years in the NBA

Kevin Garnett's second stint with the Timberwolves has come to an end. Here's a look at his 21-year career:

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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Oklahoma City 55 27 .671 0 32-9 23-18 5-5
    Portland 44 38 .537 11 28-13 16-25 7-3
    Utah 40 42 .488 15 24-17 16-25 5-5
    Denver 33 49 .402 22 18-23 15-26 3-7
    Minnesota 29 53 .354 26 14-27 15-26 5-5
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 73 9 .890 0 39-2 34-7 8-2
    LA Clippers 53 29 .646 20 29-12 24-17 8-2
    Sacramento 33 49 .402 40 18-23 15-26 5-5
    Phoenix 23 59 .280 50 14-27 9-32 3-7
    LA Lakers 17 65 .207 56 12-29 5-36 2-8
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Antonio 67 15 .817 0 40-1 27-14 6-4
    Dallas 42 40 .512 25 23-18 19-22 7-3
    Memphis 42 40 .512 25 26-15 16-25 1-9
    Houston 41 41 .500 26 23-18 18-23 6-4
    New Orleans 30 52 .366 37 21-20 9-32 4-6
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 57 25 .695 0 33-8 24-17 6-4
    Indiana 45 37 .549 12 26-15 19-22 7-3
    Detroit 44 38 .537 13 26-15 18-23 6-4
    Chicago 42 40 .512 15 26-15 16-25 6-4
    Milwaukee 33 49 .402 24 23-18 10-31 3-7
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Toronto 56 26 .683 0 32-9 24-17 7-3
    Boston 48 34 .585 8 28-13 20-21 6-4
    New York 32 50 .390 24 18-23 14-27 3-7
    Brooklyn 21 61 .256 35 14-27 7-34 0-10
    Philadelphia 10 72 .122 46 7-34 3-38 1-9
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Atlanta 48 34 .585 0 27-14 21-20 6-4
    Charlotte 48 34 .585 0 30-11 18-23 7-3
    Miami 48 34 .585 0 28-13 20-21 6-4
    Washington 41 41 .500 7 22-19 19-22 6-4
    Orlando 35 47 .427 13 23-18 12-29 6-4
  • Points
    A. Wiggins MIN 1675
    K. Towns MIN 1503
    Z. LaVine MIN 1150
    S. Muhammad MIN 863
    G. Dieng MIN 827
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 858
    G. Dieng MIN 585
    R. Rubio MIN 326
    A. Wiggins MIN 291
    S. Muhammad MIN 267
  • Assists
    R. Rubio MIN 658
    Z. LaVine MIN 251
    A. Wiggins MIN 164
    K. Towns MIN 161
    G. Dieng MIN 143
  • Field Goal Percentage
    G. Smith MIN .563
    K. Towns MIN .542
    G. Dieng MIN .532
    K. Garnett MIN .470
    N. Bjelica MIN .468
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 138
    G. Dieng MIN 96
    A. Wiggins MIN 46
    N. Bjelica MIN 21
    Z. LaVine MIN 17
  • Steals
    R. Rubio MIN 162
    G. Dieng MIN 94
    A. Wiggins MIN 78
    Z. LaVine MIN 69
    K. Towns MIN 58
  • Points
    J. Harden HOU 2376
    S. Curry GS 2375
    K. Durant OKC 2029
    L. James CLE 1920
    D. Lillard POR 1879
  • Rebounds
    A. Drummond DET 1198
    D. Jordan LAC 1059
    H. Whiteside MIA 865
    K. Towns MIN 858
    D. Howard HOU 835
  • Assists
    R. Rondo SAC 839
    R. Westbrook OKC 834
    J. Wall WAS 789
    C. Paul LAC 738
    R. Rubio MIN 658
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .703
    D. Howard HOU .620
    H. Whiteside MIA .605
    E. Kanter OKC .576
    M. Gortat WAS .567
  • Blocked Shots
    H. Whiteside MIA 269
    D. Jordan LAC 177
    S. Ibaka OKC 148
    P. Gasol CHI 146
    P. Millsap ATL 139
  • Steals
    S. Curry GS 169
    R. Westbrook OKC 163
    R. Rubio MIN 162
    T. Ariza HOU 160
    K. Lowry TOR 158
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  • Saturday, October 1
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Wolves
September 24

The Kevin Garnett era with the Timberwolves has ended

Michael Rand and Jerry Zgoda talk about Kevin Garnett and his legacy with the Timberwolves.
Wolves
September 24
Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic (14)

Wolves center Pekovic ruled out for 2016-17

Nikola Pekovic's chronically sore ankle and Achilles will keep him out of action this season, according to Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor.
Sports
September 23

Twitter celebrates Garnett's career after reports he will retire

The tweets, photos, GIFs, and video clips mostly celebrated the Timberwolves star's long and successful career that began in 1995 as a 19-year-old.
Sports
September 23

Watch Garnett's farewell video: 'Thankful for the love'

Legendary Wolves forward Kevin Garnett played 21 NBA seasons, and said goodbye via social media.
Wolves
September 23

Kevin Garnett career statistics

Wolves
September 23

Souhan: A grand exit might not be in the cards for Kevin Garnett

If Kevin Garnett is not going to become a part-owner or assistant general manager or loud voice at the end of the bench, he has no role in the New Wolves Order.
Sports
September 23

Do the Wolves have one of the most balanced, stable franchises in NBA?

This season there are positive vibes about the Timberwolves coming from fans and pundits, both local and national.
Wolves
September 22
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett (21) looked on during a s...

Wolves owner Taylor to Garnett: 'I need you to make a decision'

Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said he is still is waiting to hear if Kevin Garnett wants to play another season. Meanwhile, ESPN reported Garnett and the team are in buyout talks.
Sports
September 15
One year after Andrew Wiggins became the first Timberwolves player to win the award, teammate Karl-Anthony Towns will repeat the honor.

The evolution will be televised: Every Wolves game on TV this season

It's the first time in team history every game will be televised. All but seven of the game will be on TV.
Sports
September 14

Next generation: KAT makes like KG on magazine cover

Karl-Anthony Towns told Slam Magazine "Every time I'm with KG, it feels like, in my opinion, like I'm looking at myself in a mirror."
Blogs
September 14
The new scoreboard is seen as fans dance during the second half.

Made In Minnesota scoreboards grace Vikings and Wolves play spaces

Two Minnesota manufacturers - Daktronics and Digi International - made the synchronized scoreboards in U.S. Bank Stadium and Target Center.
Wolves
September 14

How Cole Aldrich spent his summer vacation

New Timberwolf Cole Aldrich and assistant Ryan Saunders are at a Basketball Without Borders camp, which is drawing players from all around Europe.
Sports
September 2

Karl-Anthony Towns: 'No better time to be a Minnesotan'

Karl-Anthony Towns invited his Twitter followers to engage with him in what he termed a “quick, impromptu” question and answer session. He responded to more than 100 tweets.
Sports
August 30
Minnesota Timberwolves' Kris Dunn shoots against the Denver Nuggets du...

Wolves' Kris Dunn will win NBA Rookie of the Year, peers say

The Timberwolves will have their third consecutive NBA Rookie of the Year winner — at least according to the rookies themselves.
Sports
August 26

Wolves, Lynx, Vikings show off new attractions

The Timberwolves and Lynx activated the largest scoreboard in the Upper Midwest and the Vikings showed off their new state-of-the-art interactive experience.

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