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The Minnesota Timberwolves haven’t given their fans much to smile about over the years, and the NBA itself isn’t really a primary inspiration for laughter.
The Minnesota Timbertrolls, the folks behind such wonderful Minnesota Timberwolves-based parodies:
like the Family Matters intro mash-up, the “Dancing Timberwolves” video and the photoshopped animated GIF riffing on the jeep scene from Zoolander, have delivered once again, this time mashing up the classic intro to The Love Boat, entitled “The Kevin Love Boat”
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The Minnesota Timbertrolls, the folks behind such wonderful Minnesota Timberwolves-based parodies like the Family Matters intro mash-up, the “Dancing Timberwolves” video and the photoshopped animated GIF riffing on the jeep scene from Zoolander, have delivered once again, this time mashing up the classic intro to The Love Boat, entitled “The Kevin Love Boat” (get it?), [...]
Kevin Love has been on a torrid run in March and the Minnesota Timberwolves will need of more of that from him as they press on without Ricky Rubio.
Love and the Timberwolves continue a seven-game road trip Thursday night against the Utah Jazz.
With Rubio out for the season with a torn ACL, Minnesota's chances of making the playoffs rest primarily on keeping Love healthy and...
MINNEAPOLIS Rick Adelman was very clear last week. He doesn't deal with the future. He deals with the here and now, and for the past week, that's been tougher than ever for the Minnesota Timberwolves coach.
No, this isn't another story about Ricky Rubio's season-ending injury. (But what's a Timberwolves story without a mention of it?) That was over, finished...
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio has been scheduled for reconstructive surgery on his injured left knee.
The Timberwolves announced Friday that Rubio's operation will take place next Wednesday in Vail, Colo., with Dr. Richard Steadman. Rubio tore his anterior cruciate ligament last week with 16 seconds left in the game against the Los Angeles Lakers and will not...
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Timberwolves announced Friday that rookie point guard Ricky Rubio will undergo reconstruction surgery on his torn left ACL on Wednesday.
Dr. Richard Steadman of the Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colo., will perform the surgery. Steadman's practice is limited to arthroscopic and open knee surgery.
Rubio injured his knee with 16 seconds remaining in the Timberwolves...
Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we have featured some classic Minnesota Timberwolves television intro parodies that included Family Matters and Growing Pains.Well, the folks are at it again and they produced this awesome parody using the 70's hit television show, "The Love Boat":(Courtesy of Sports Grid)
With each passing day, the Minnesota Timberwolves are more and more coach Rick Adelman's team. Players are buying into his system, and he commands a respect that's of a rare magnitude. He's unquestionably in charge, but this week marked the second time this season that Adelman was for the most part powerless.
The first such instance came in the days leading up to Jan...
Rookie sensation, Ricky Rubio, whom went with a torn ACL against the L.A. Lakers on March 9th, is set to have surgery in Vail, Colorado on March 21st. The surgery will be performed by a Dr. Richard Steadman at The Steadman Clinic. Rubio was acquired by the Timberwolves with the fifth overall pick in the 2009 draft. Ricky has [...]
The Minnesota Timberwolves need to pick up the pace if they want to stick around in the Western Conference playoff race.
While the Sacramento Kings have a ways to go to get back in the mix, they looked nothing like one of the weaker teams in the league their last time out.
Hoping to avoid a fifth loss in six games, the Timberwolves continue a seven-game road swing Sunday night...
The Lakers were minutes away from acquiring Michael Beasley, but Minnesota owner Glen Taylor blocked an agreed upon three-team trade before the deadline.