Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 1/25/13
WASHINGTON, D.C. There were moments, stretches really, when it seemed like the basketball was hovering above the Timberwolves' basket, like this was really some demented game of volleyball in which it was board, board, board, snare. The snare, of course, came by the Wizards, after the Timberwolves had gotten more offensive rebounds than they ever deserved, and after they'd failed to capitalize. Minnesota finished the night with 22, in fact, the most they've had in any game this season. That should be a good thing, right? Offensive rebounds mean more chances. But they also mean more misses, more and more and more at least they did in Friday's 114-101 loss to Washington, the Timberwolves' eighth defeat in nine games. The score says little about the game that unfolded at the Verizon Center. It may represent the Wizards' offense they did shoot 57.8 percent from the field, after all but it doesn't even begin to cover the Timberwolves' struggles. So many points, 101, is great for th...
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