Five biggest surprises of 2016 NBA Draft

As expected, Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram were the first two picks of the 2016 NBA Draft. After that, we got more than a few surprises thrown our way. Some where mildly surprising, while others were borderline jaw-droppers. In some cases, the big surprises were who got drafted, or who didn’t. In other cases, the surprise came in the form of a trade. Now that the first round...
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June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

This brilliant Steph Curry shirt will make Timberwolves fans cry

To be fair to the Minnesota Timberwolves, it was impossible to know that former Davidson star Steph Curry would be future league MVP back in 2009, but former Timberwolves GM David Kahn will forever be remembered for his incredibly puzzling decision to take Ricky Rubio and Jonny Flynn back-to-back in the '09 NBA draft. Rubio didn't come to the U.S. until 2011, while Flynn struggled...
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March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Recent injuries just the latest setback for ill-fated Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS -- Joe Smith. David Kahn. Kevin and Kevin. Bad trades, worse drafts and rampant mismanagement. There's no question mistakes at the top has kept the Timberwolves from playoff contention the past decade. But dating back to the club's earliest years, they haven't had much luck, either. Minnesota's latest slew of injuries -- which has seen a pair of 19-year-olds enter the...
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November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

August E-Mail Bantering With Tim and Mike

An occasional series between two remote Wolves fans where they swap e-mails over a period of several days continues, offering 100% unique perspectives and Zach Lowe-level analysis of the Timberwolves. In this series, Tim makes perhaps the most preposterous statement on record in regards to the Wiggins trade, the 2 touch on their home lives, the proper way to rebuild a team, and disagree...
Via TWolves Blog
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves Get Great Deal For Love

Ed note: This is a submission from Nick Robinson, who has been a periodic contributor to this site. BY NICK ROBINSON Well, Wolves Nation, say one final goodbye to Kevin Love. What a run… NOT. Let’s thank David Kahn for this, literally. Thank the knuckle push-ups. We can think “What could have been?” or “What if he stuck it out a few more years?” No...
Via TWolves Blog
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Looking back and grading the Wolves' 2011 draft

  Every Wednesday and Friday between now and the 2014 NBA Draft on June 26,'s Phil Ervin will take a look back upon the past half-decade of Timberwolves' selections and grade the front office's work based on how each draft class has panned out. This is the fourth in a five-part series. David Kahn's Target Center office will forever be known as the point of no...
Via Fox Sports North
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Love reportedly told T-Wolves trade me or lose me

Kevin Love wants out of Minnesota and that is nothing new. The team has failed to become a playoff contender during the Love’s time with the team, and his relationship with the front office seemed to sour thanks to the dumbassery of former GM David Kahn. Though he has been loyal to the T-Wolves since […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: David Kahn Working With Investors On Buying Stake In Bucks

David Kahn is working with a group of investors on purchasing a stake in the Milwaukee Bucks. Kahn is the former general manager of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Bucks' future in Milwaukee is uncertain due to their need for a new arena.
Via RealGM
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Finding Alexey Shved

  Let's take it back to the offseason heading into the 2012-2013 season. David Kahn, the European 'recruiting mastermind', as he'd like to refer to himself as, signed Andrei Kirilenko from CSKA Moscow (a European basketball powerhouse). AK-47 spent the year in Moscow during the NBA lockout and Kahn brought him over the pond and put him in a Minnesota jersey. While looking at...
Via TWolves Blog
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Williams proves to be another Timberwolves miss made by David Kahn

MINNEAPOLIS -- Flip Saunders recognized he'd be returning to a mess in the Twin Cities. What he may not have known was how painstaking the cleanup could become. The Timberwolves officially announced Tuesday they've sent Derrick Williams to Sacramento in a straight-up exchange for Luc Mbah a Moute, a deal that sends away a young, healthy No. 2 overall draft pick for a second-round...
Via Fox Sports North
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

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