The week that was:
The big story this week for the Minnesota Timberwolves was the return of Kevin Garnett, the best player to ever play on the Timberwolves. Though Garnett was traded on Thursday, he didn’t play his first game for the team until Wednesday against the Washington Wizards, so he missed the Timberwolves loss against the Houston Rockets on Monday. The game was characterized...
After relying on some terrific defense to grind out two impressive road wins, the Los Angeles Clippers could have a tougher time pushing the pace than it might seem in the finale of a four-game trip.
Continuing to play well without Blake Griffin, the Clippers look for a seventh win in nine games Monday night and an 11th straight victory over a last-place Minnesota Timberwolves team...
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Brought back to where he first began his NBA career, Kevin Garnett is back in Minnesota with his Timberwolves. And…he’s buying tickets! For the fans! Kevin Garnett has purchased 1,000 tickets to Minnesota’s next game to show his appreciation to all the fans for their incredibly warm welcome of his return to the team. The […]
March is here! Madness is a-brewin’.
Kevin Garnett appreciated the warm welcome upon his return to Minneapolis.
Chelsea won the League Cup over Tottenham this morning.
This one is for those of you that enjoy fishing. I had catfish for the first time a couple days ago, but this is too much.
Minnesota 3, Colorado 1 – As we saw last night, the Avs got a little...
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...
Kevin Garnett is giving away 500 pairs of tickets to the Timberwolves-Clippers game on Monday.
Minnesota Timberwolves Andrew Wiggins goes ways up for a Kevin Martin miss to slam it home. Rookie of the Year type stuff.
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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 website on Monday morning. The...
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15 hours ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 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 website on Monday...
Via AP on Fox
15 hours ago
Although the Minnesota Timberwolves came up short of the victory against the Memphis Grizzlies last night, Minnesota’s Andrew Wiggins had an impressive performance.
Wiggins finished with 25 points and in the final seconds of the game, Wiggins was able to rebound a missed shot by Kevin Martin for the impressive putback slam dunk:
Andrew Wiggins, that was impressive!
The Big Ticket is now a big ticket buyer.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett purchased 1,000 tickets for Monday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers at Target Center. The tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis starting Monday morning at 9 a.m. CT. Fans can log onto www.timberwolves.com/kg, and the first 500 to do so will receive a pair of tickets...
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...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Coaxing his young team, Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders was trying anything he could to handle the Memphis Grizzlies powerful inside duo of Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph.
Saunders never could have imagined resorting to having rookie Andrew Wiggins try to bang inside with the 13-year veteran and two-time All-Star Randolph.
For all of the talent he's shown...
I”m not sure if Garnett was simply ready to be done for the night — or if the ref was grandstanding, but Garnett was ejected early in the Wolves game vs the Grizzlies.
Garnett was whistled for the technical when he spiked the ball down in frustration after being called for a foul while defending Grizzlies forward Jeff Green. Since it was the second time he was T’d up, he...
There are few teams within the association with a brighter future than the Minnesota Timberwolves and rookie Zach LaVine is one of the reasons why.
During tonight’s game against the Grizzlies, LaVine was able to show off the aerial ability that made him a slam dunk champion as he soared for an amazing one-handed jam:
That was incredible, Mr. LaVine!
LaVine slam dunk [StreetHistory...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Kevin Garnett was ejected from the Minnesota Timberwolves' game against Memphis on Saturday night in the third quarter after picking up his second technical foul.
Garnett was playing in his second home game since being reacquired by the Timberwolves, and he picked up a technical in the second quarter from referee Eric Lewis for arguing a foul call.
Then in the third...
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Though down slightly from last year, Thursday’s Warriors/Cavaliers clash did well for TNT. In other news, CBS and FOX had a rough weekend of college basketball coverage, and the Minnesota Timberwolves generated a season-high local rating for Kevin Garnett‘s return. Rare Decline, But Good Numbers, For Warriors/Cavaliers Thursday’s Warriors/Cavaliers NBA regular season game drew 2.6 [...]
MINNEAPOLIS -- When it comes to basketball, Kevin Martin's done pretty much everything but hoist the Larry O'Brien Trophy above his head.
The Timberwolves shooting guard was once a Kings rookie developing under the tutelage of Chris Webber, Bobby Jackson and Doug Christie. He's been a seasoned sixth man behind Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook in Oklahoma City. He's been on playoff...
KG took notice of one particular fan in Minnesota tonight.
https://t.co/T1OMELE21A — NBA TV (@NBATV) February 26, 2015 On Wednesday, Kevin Garnett made his anticipated return to the court as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves. During the game, Garnett couldn’t help but notice one enthusiastic fan who danced shirtless in the crowd with some “KG”
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Kevin Garnett played his first game in his second tenure with the Minnesota Timberwolves Wednesday, and the Target Center brought out the big guns with a powerful introduction and tribute video to the man they call The Big Ticket.
Kevin Garnett got a rousing introduction during his return to Minnesota — after a not-so-joyous stint with the Nets — and got a chance to rekindle his relationship with the dude who dances shirtless at Timberwolves games. And KG reciprocated the love: Never saw him smile like that in Brooklyn.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett, reacquired in a trade from Brooklyn last week, was surprised by the reception he received Wednesday night at Target Center.
Garnett had five points on 2-for-7 shooting with eight rebounds and two blocks in 19 minutes in his first game for Minnesota since 2007.
“I’ve been back before and I never paid attention to how much...
The Minnesota Timberwolves welcomed former star Kevin Garnett back to the team this week, and he was immediately welcome with open arms by his teammates.
“Hey, man, you look pretty old,” said 19 year-old rookie forward Zach LaVine to Garnett a few minutes after he entered the locker room. “Do you think you could buy us some beer?”
“Yeah, Mr. Garnett,” chimed in fellow...
Kevin Garnett made his triumphant return to Minnesota against the Washington Wizards on Wednesday in his first game with the Timberwolves since being dealt at the NBA trade deadline. To say the fans were excited would be an understatement.
The crowd went wild for KG as he was re-introduced with a video tribute and some pyrotechnics.
But the KG madness didn’t start...
Kevin Garnett is back in Minnesota where it all began for him when he first laced up his kicks in the NBA.
KG was re-acquired by the T-Wolves via a trade with the Nets and it seems the fans in Minnesota welcomed him back with open arms.
Check out this introduction video made just for Garnett in his first game back in Wolves colors.
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