Souhan: With Twins, money is the root of all misunderstanding

Souhan: With Twins, money is the root of all misunderstanding

The Twins' problem isn't that they don't spend enough money on players. It's been about how they've spent it.

McIlroy is right

July 14
Just maybe too blunt

Brandon Rush officially signs with Wolves

July 8
The veteran should provide strong 3-point shooting for the young Wolves.
Sports
July 7
Minnesota Timberwolves first-round draft pick Kris Dunn cracked a smil...

Wolves sign Kris Dunn to rookie contract

Team signs new draft pick one day before summer-league play begins in Las Vegas
Sports
July 5
Minnesota Timberwolves first-round draft pick Kris Dunn spoke to the m...

Wolves Summer League roster, schedule announced

Wolves begin play in Las Vegas on Friday.
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Sports
July 3

Wolves, Cole Aldrich reach 3-year, $22-million deal

The Wolves signed the Bloomington native to a three-year, $22 million contract, marking their first splash in free agency.
Sports
July 1

NBA money flows freely as Thibodeau begins courting potential Wolves

We all knew the big jump in the salary cap would result in some amazing free-agent contracts. But some are mind-boggling, including $64 million for a center who scored 6 points per game.
Sports
June 29

New Timberwolves, Lynx minority owners formally announced

One of the unique benefits of having Lizhang (John) Jiang as a minority owner is the potential for growing the teams' brands in China, something Taylor also addressed.
Twins
June 23

Timberwolves: Hield, Murray or trade?

Big night for the Timberwolves
Sports
June 22

Wolves announce a third preseason game

The Wolves announced Wednesday they will host a preseason game against Denver on Oct. 12 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Neb.
Sports
June 21

Kentucky star Jamal Murray wants to play for the Timberwolves

In a national conference call, Kentucky coach John Calipari said his star guard wants to come to Minnesota. "He loves Minnesota. As a matter of fact, that's where he'd like to go.''
Twins
June 19

Souhan: Johnson's fellow pros take to Twitter to rip USGA

What was fascinating about the USGA's ruling on Dustin Johnson on Sunday was the reaction on Twitter from the world's best players.
Twins
June 17

Timberwolves: Is the NBA fixed?

NBA Finals teach a lot of lessons
Sports
June 17

Souhan: Are NBA results fixed? The long and short answers

This will be the ninth Game 7 in the NBA Finals since 1970. If the conspiracy theory is that the NBA instructs refs to ensure long series, the refs are performing poorly.
Sports
June 15

Souhan: Timberwolves should just say no to Bulls

Recent reports have suggested the Bulls want the fifth pick in the draft and either Zach LaVine or Andrew Wiggins for Jimmy Butler. The Wolves shouldn't do it.
Sports
June 10

Andrew Wiggins will skip Team Canada Olympic qualifier

The Wolves forward said in a statement that his total focus had to be on helping Minnesota.
Twins
June 1

Souhan: Twins have an ongoing case of 'Timberwolves luck'

Since 2010, the Twins have resembled the Timberwolves at their worst. They have made bad decisions that have been compounded by bad luck.
Sports
May 25

Ricky Rubio's mother passes away

Tona Vives, who had battled a long illness, was 56.
Sports
May 24

Souhan: Two pieces of happy news (In other words, not about the Twins)

Schmitz and Casey
Twins
May 20

Souhan responds to fans commenting on his column

You're angry. You're frustrated. You want everyone associated with the Twins ridiculed and fired.
Sports
May 19

No surprise: Karl-Anthony Towns leads NBA's all-rookie team

After being unanimously voted the NBA's rookie of the year Towns, along with New York's Kristaps Porzingis were both unanimously voted onto the league's all rookie team.
Twins
May 16
Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns, left, and new Timberwolves...

Souhan: Thoughtful and reflective, Towns impressive at news conference.

Karl-Anthony Towns impressed again at the news conference held to announce he had won the NBA rookie of the year award by a unanimous vote.
Twins
May 12

Souhan blog: Praising Coyle's hiring doesn't mean he's guaranteed to succeed

Mark Coyle is at least a logical hire. At best, he's the person who can turn around the plight of the revenue sports at the U.