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Ricky Rubio on Kevin Garnett: 'He changed the culture over here'

Rubio and KG have grown close during the 20-year veteran's time in Minny. Jim Mone AP Photo/Jim MoneMuch has been made of Kevin Garnett's arrival in Minnesota and the ensuing effect on the Timberwolves' locker room. KG is known as the ultimate leader of his generation, someone who can immediately change the makeup of any team. Apparently, the legend has held true during his second...
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Kevin Garnett can make you…or break you

Former teammate Chauncey Billups maintains that Garnett is the most unselfish superstar of his era and the most dynamic leader he has seen. Then again, if Towns is devoured by KG’s fire, he wouldn’t be the first. A partial list of ex-teammates who have endured the wrath of the Big Ticket includes Glen “Big Baby” Davis, Mason Plumlee, Ray Allen, Wally Szczerbiak, Rajon Rondo...
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Garnett forced Rivers to cancel practice after nixed day off

Kevin Garnett’s work ethic, relentless and desire to win are the stuff of legends. The legendary NBA player, who almost certainly will be immortalized in Springfield when he calls it a career, has been known throughout his career as someone whose fire just burns a little hotter than everyone else in the league. ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan profiled Garnett for an upcoming issue...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett hits another major milestone

Kevin Garnett has waved a whole bunch over the course of his 50,006 NBA minutes. Jesse Johnson USA TODAY SportsKevin Garnett has been playing a long time. A long, long time. It's to the point that when he hits milestones, some of them are purely impressive only because he's been around for so long.From the Timberwolves' official Twitter account: KG just became the 5th player in...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett compares Steph Curry to Michael Jordan

Kevin Garnett was around when Michael Jordan was still in his heyday, so when he favorably compares Jordan and Stephen Curry, people take note. It’s the takeaway Garnett had after his Minnesota Timberwolves were beaten 129-116 on Thursday night, a night in which Curry put up 46 points. “Like Michael Jordan was a whole other...Read More
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett Makes Ludicrous Analogy About Putting Puppies In A Box (Video)

Kevin Garnett might have outdone himself this time. The Minnesota Timberwolves forward, one of the most “colorful” players in the league, has said some pretty absurd things throughout his NBA career. But when Garnett was asked what it’s like playing with so many young players in Minnesota, he gave one of the most bizarre responses we’ve ever seen. “You know, it’s almost...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett posts moving tribute to Flip Saunders

The NBA family suffered a tremendous loss on Sunday with the news that Timberwolves head coach and president of basketball operations Flip Saunders passed away at the age of 60 after a battle with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. A true great of the sport, Saunders was a beloved figure in the basketball community who touched the lives...Read More
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October 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett shares powerful tribute to Flip Saunders

The basketball world was hit with shocking news Sunday when the Minnesota Timberwolves announced head coach Flip Saunders died at the age of 60 after a battle with cancer. As expected, Saunders’ passing hit the Timberwolves hard, especially veteran forward Kevin Garnett, who played the first ten seasons of his NBA career (1995-2005) under Saunders during the head coach’s first...
October 25, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Garnett doesn't want to hear Sam Mitchell's stories

Minnesota Timberwolves interim head coach Sam Mitchell has played for and coached multiple NBA teams during the course of his stint in the league. Mitchell played small forward for the Wolves and joined the team back in 1989 during its inaugural season, and he has plenty of stories, apparently. Kevin Garnett doesn’t want to hear them, though. Garnett took the podium during...
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September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett buys 1,000 tickets for Timberwolves fans

  MINNEAPOLIS — Kevin Garnett has purchased 1,000 tickets to Minnesota’s next game in appreciation of Timberwolves fans for their welcome of his return to the team.   The Timberwolves made the announcement on Sunday morning. They host the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night. The freebies courtesy of the 15-time All-Star power forward will be available on the team’s...
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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