Originally posted on Down with Goldy  |  Last updated 6/14/13
The NBA Draft is June 27th and the Timberwolves have the 9th and 26th picks. Let's look at what might be there at #9. Flip Saunders has made it no secret that he has a burning desire for Indiana shooting guard Victor Oladipo.  After working out some players on Thursday he hopped a plane to go see Oladipo in DC.  Everyone knows that Oladipo is a good defender, but he's been climbing mock drafts based on his improvements in his offensive game.  Oladipo would be a great fit for the Wolves, but is it better to try and get a big man at 9 and wait on a shooter until 26 given the depth there in this draft?  Or do they just take the best available guy?  Or dangle Williams in a deal to move up to get "their guy"? Here's a vid of Oladipo scoring against no defenders:   BTW, I like those drills where they whack on the guy with pads while he's in the lane.  Good stuff. So, what do the Wolves need besides having everyone heal up and stop doing knuckle pushups?  Here's the roster and their...
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