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Zach LaVine throws down at Seattle Pro-Am 2015 (Video)

Few people in the world are as good at anything as Zach LaVine is at dunking. Over the weekend, we got a booming reminder of that much. Making a surprise appearance at the Seattle Pro-Am dunk contest on Sunday, the high-flying Timberwolves guard left us jaws agape once again with another gravity-defying dunk. For this exhibition, LaVine cocked way back to hammer home a one-handed...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

How will Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine develop this season?

The Minnesota Timberwolves were forced to use Zach LaVine in ways that didn't suit his skill-set last season. He was on the ball too often, a shooting guard in a point guard's role. But this season, with Ricky Rubio healthy and Tyus Jones and Andre Miller on the roster, LaVine won't play any point guard. Instead, his offensive responsibilities will boil down to creating shots for...
Via Fox Sports
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine dunk a free-throw

Everyone knows Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine can dunk. He's one of the most creative players in the league when it comes to elevating above the rim. During a recent game at the Seattle Pro Am, LaVine took his skills to the next level, passing off the backboard to himself instead of taking a traditional free throw. Watch below:This was obviously awesome, but unfortunately...
Via Fox Sports
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Zach LaVine shows off in China, dunks over a fan (Video)

Zach LaVine used an event in China as yet another showcase for his dunking skills, much like his recent appearance on SportsNation. As part of the exhibition, LaVine plucked a fan out of the crowd and jumped over him for the dunk. This should serve as evidence to the Minnesota Timberwolves that he is working on his basketball skills this offseason.Video via NBA. This post appeared...
Via Holdout Sports
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Zach LaVine Throws Down Alley-Oop Dunks With Footballs, Isn’t Human (Video)

A memo to Zach LaVine: Please save some athleticism for the rest of us. The Minnesota Timberwolves rookie had no intentions of doing so in February when he put on a dazzling display to win the NBA Slam Dunk Contest. Judging by his latest video, he still doesn’t. After a recent training session, LaVine got his workout partner to toss him a few footballs. But the 20-year-old...
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Zach LaVine Can Dunk a Basketball

Reigning NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion and current Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Zach LaVine is about that high-flying action, boss. Here’s the first-round pick taking out some aggression on the rim in Minnesota’s close loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night. Here’s another angle of the slightly maimed rim following LaVine’s throw down. LaVine may be years away...
Via Sportsnaut
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Part Three: Minnesota Timberwolves season preview: Player projections

This is the final part of the Minnesota Timberwolves season preview, the first was a roster analysis of the team, while the second was a prediction for how the team will finish in the division. For this final part, I will be making my predictions about the lineups the Timberwolves will use and how the players getting minutes will do over the season. Starting Five Projections: Ricky...
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Get to know Zach LaVine

In the 2014 NBA draft this year the Minnesota Timberwolves decided to take Zach LaVine with the 13th overall pick. LaVine, a player who can play point guard or shooting guard, is a slender 6 foot 5 inches and although he is a player not many fans will know from his time in college basketball, he will be a key part of the Timberwolves future. LaVine was born in Renton Washington to...
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Wiggins, Wolves rookies involved in dunk-off

Zach LaVine caught the attention of many NBA teams prior the the 2014 draft due to his athleticism, posting a 46-inch vertical in a workout with the Los Angeles Lakers. He then went viral after videos of his insane dunks surfaced on the Internet. LaVine threw down a behind-the-back slam during the same workout with the Lakers, then showed off some monster dunks only a month...
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: T'Wolves rookie takes flight at Seattle Pro-Am

Rookie Zach LaVine of the Minnesota Timberwolves is one of the most intriguing rookies entering the NBA season. LaVine had a great summer league, and he will look to continue that trend in the regular season. LaVine put on a show this weekend in the Seattle Pro-Am with an arsenal of dunks. It should be a very exciting All-Star Weekend if LaVine faces off against Andrew Wiggins in...
Via The Front Office News
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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