MINNEAPOLIS The Timberwolves are making Tuesday night about themselves.
Its their second preseason game at the Target Center, and theyre facing off against Israeli team Maccabi Bazan Haifa (and their glaringly green uniforms). If this game mattered, it would have involved a ton of scouting and film work after all, the best exposure Haifa had came last week, when it nearly beat Golden State.
But really, scouting doesnt matter so much for this game, at least not in terms of who the opponent is and devising plan to beat them. The Timberwolves are the unquestioned favorites, and right now, their biggest concern lies in testing out different lineups and combinations and seeing what their team looks like when completely healthy.
If they do all that successfully, a win should come.
"Its our chance, especially after yesterdays practice, to go through our sets, be crisp," Kevin Love said. "Our defense has been there, and more than anything, just go out there and free f...