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ClutchPoints Jan 22, 2019
Timberwolves news: Derrick Rose feels like he’s a better player now compared to his MVP season

Timberwolves news: Derrick Rose feels like he’s a better player now compared to his MVP season

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose became the youngest MVP in NBA history back in 2011 with his hometown Chicago Bulls, but the explosive guard actually believes he’s a better player now. Rose, who is averaging 19.3 points per game this season for Minnesota, says he’s a more mature and controlled player now compared to […] The post Timberwolves news: Derrick Rose feels like he’s a better player now compared to his MVP season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 22, 2019
The All-Star anomalies that are Luka Doncic, Derrick Rose

The All-Star anomalies that are Luka Doncic, Derrick Rose

When you look at the latest returns for NBA All-Star voting, you’ll notice most of the usual suspects. LeBron James is the top vote-getter, Giannis Antetokounmpo is leading all Eastern Conference players, Kyrie Irving and Stephen Curry are both pacing guard voting for their respective conferences, Luka Doncic and Derrick Rose are top four vote-getters […] The post The All-Star anomalies that are Luka Doncic, Derrick Rose appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Timberwolves notes: Ryan Saunders chose right in riding Derrick Rose's hot hand

With a home win desperately needed, Wolves coach Ryan Saunders rode with Derrick Rose on Sunday, who played all 12 minutes in the fourth quarter and 22½ of 24 minutes in the second half.
Dunking with Wolves Jan 21, 2019

Minnesota Timberwolves: Keita Bates-Diop deserves playing time

The Minnesota Timberwolves drafted Keita Bates-Diop in the second round of the 2018 NBA Draft. Here’s why the forward deserves more minutes with an injury plagued roster. The Minnesota Timberwolves have had an injury-plagued season. They’ve seen injuries from General Soreness, Andrew Wiggins, Robert Covington, Tyus Jones, Jeff Teague and Derrick Rose. The team can’t […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Keita Bates-Diop deserves playing time - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

John Calipari: Jimmy Butler bullied Karl-Anthony Towns

In an interesting but sometimes wandering recent ESPN story that maybe attempts to weave together too many narratives, we nonetheless learned — or gleaned from some new voices — more about the dynamic in the Timberwolves locker room that preceded Jimmy Butler's trade to the 76ers. The Jackie MacMullan piece at times reads as an attempt at rehabilitating the perception of Karl-Anthony Towns … and a Derrick Rose comeback story … and a referendum on Jimmy Butler, but where it gains the most steam is in some strong standalone quotes from pretty much everyone except Towns. The...
Dunking with Wolves Jan 21, 2019

Derrick Rose’s three best game-winning shots

Derrick Rose recently hit a game-winning jumper over the Phoenix Suns, but it wasn’t even one of his best. Before joining the Minnesota Timberwolves last season, Derrick Rose had a lifetime of an emotional rollercoaster packed into about nine years. After averaging 20-plus points per game for three years in a row and winning an MVP, […] Derrick Rose’s three best game-winning shots - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Jan 21, 2019
Timberwolves’ Karl-Anthony Towns refers to Derrick Rose as a ‘living legend’

Timberwolves’ Karl-Anthony Towns refers to Derrick Rose as a ‘living legend’

Derrick Rose continued to make his case for an All-Star bid and the Most Improved Player award on Sunday night, pulling the Minnesota Timberwolves from a potentially embarrassing loss, snatching a last-second game-winner against the Phoenix Suns. Rose scored 29 of his game-high 31 points in the second half and hit an 18-footer with 0.6 […] The post Timberwolves’ Karl-Anthony Towns refers to Derrick Rose as a ‘living legend’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 21, 2019
Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose speaks out on game-winner vs. Suns

Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose speaks out on game-winner vs. Suns

With 22 seconds the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Phoenix Suns were tied at 114. Then, Derrick Rose happened. Just when everybody thought that the game was heading to overtime, Derrick Rose hit a fadeaway jumper to give the win to the Timberwolves. Rose had another impressive outing against the Suns, scoring 29 of his 31 […] The post Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose speaks out on game-winner vs. Suns appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Canis Hoopus Jan 20, 2019
Wolves 116, Suns 114: Rose Saves The Day (But...)

Wolves 116, Suns 114: Rose Saves The Day (But...)

If we’re being honest, this performance probably deserves the recipe recap treatment. MINNEAPOLIS — If you’ve followed Canis Hoopus for many years, you’re probably familiar with recipe recaps. Instead of writing in-depth summaries after brutal defeats, games that certainly didn’t warrant our full attention or effort, we would share a recipe and move on with our lives. Derrick Rose saved the Wolves from getting that treatment, scoring 29 of his 31 points in the second half, including the game-winning jumper over rookie Mikal Bridges with 0.6 seconds on the clock. Derrick Rose...

Rose hits last-second, Timberwolves beat Suns 116-114

Derrick Rose hit an 18-footer with 0.6 seconds left to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a 116-114 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday night.
ClutchPoints Jan 20, 2019
Derrick Rose nails thrilling game-winner for Timberwolves vs. Suns

Derrick Rose nails thrilling game-winner for Timberwolves vs. Suns

Derrick Rose has turned back the clock this season with the Minnesota Timberwolves and is playing at All-Star form once again. He has had big games all season long and it was more of the same on Sunday night against the Phoenix Suns. In addition to another big game from a statistical standpoint, Rose did […] The post Derrick Rose nails thrilling game-winner for Timberwolves vs. Suns appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Bright Side Of The Sun Jan 20, 2019
Quick Recap: Rose eclipses Suns with game winner, capping off 31-point night in Wolves win

Quick Recap: Rose eclipses Suns with game winner, capping off 31-point night in Wolves win

The Suns solved the KAT problem, but left Derrick Rose free to win the game from the outside. The Phoenix Suns played with energy right off the bet, and never let up. You all know that’s the only recipe for success with this undermanned Suns team on any night, let alone one without both of their big men. They did this same thing to Denver and won. Now it’s the Wolves. Amazing how different a game can go when you apply more energy than the other team. Except this time, the Wolves had an answer and the Suns clammed up. The Wolves answer was Derrick Rose, who scored 31 incredible points...

Derrick Rose's last-second jumper sends Wolves past Phoenix 116-114

The last of his 29 second-half points lifted his team to a difficult victory.
ClutchPoints Jan 19, 2019
Derrick Rose hasn’t fully grasped what it means to score 10,000 points

Derrick Rose hasn’t fully grasped what it means to score 10,000 points

In line with his amazing season with the Minnesota Timberwolves, Derrick Rose just reached another remarkable milestone in his tumultuous NBA career. The 30-year-old veteran recently passed the 10,000-point mark, but despite the astounding accomplishment, Rose admitted that it has yet to sink in. “I probably won’t really fully understand until I get done playing,” […] The post Derrick Rose hasn’t fully grasped what it means to score 10,000 points appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Last-second three-pointer falls short, Wolves lose 116-113 to Spurs

Derrick Rose scored 23 points, including 11-of-11 from the free-throw line, but he airballed a three-pointer at the buzzer that could have tied the game and the Wolves lost a second consecutive game.

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