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ClutchPoints Jan 14, 2019
Timberwolves news: Taj Gibson believes Jimmy Butler trade worked out for both teams

Timberwolves news: Taj Gibson believes Jimmy Butler trade worked out for both teams

Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Taj Gibson believes the Jimmy Butler trade worked out for Minnesota and the Philadelphia 76ers. The Timberwolves traded Butler to the Sixers in November for guard Jerryd Bayless, forwards Robert Covington and Dario Saric, and a 2022 second-round draft pick. Butler requested a trade from Minnesota before the 2018-19 season started, […] The post Timberwolves news: Taj Gibson believes Jimmy Butler trade worked out for both teams appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 14, 2019
Sixers coach Brett Brown excited to see Robert Covington, Dario Saric upon Timberwolves visit

Sixers coach Brett Brown excited to see Robert Covington, Dario Saric upon Timberwolves visit

The Philadelphia 76ers escaped a Sunday trap game against the New York Knicks with a 108-105 win, but they will see familiar faces in Robert Covington, Dario Saric, and Jerryd Bayless upon hosting the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Wells Fargo Center. Head coach Brett Brown, for one, has been anticipating this date after the franchise […] The post Sixers coach Brett Brown excited to see Robert Covington, Dario Saric upon Timberwolves visit appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Canis Hoopus Jan 4, 2019
Is the Wolves’ “Depth” Useful?

Is the Wolves’ “Depth” Useful?

Last night’s game exposed a glaring hole on the wing A reader posed a question similar to a subject we discussed in the comment section last night, so I wanted to take a look for myself. What I’m interested in looking at here is how Tom Thibodeau (in both of his roles) and Scott Layden have decided to use the last few bench spots. I completely understand that there were three regular rotation players missing. With two point guards out (Rose, Teague), I can kind of sympathize with Jerryd Bayless. He doesn’t look like he should be playing in the NBA any longer, but as a fourth point...
Canis Hoopus Jan 2, 2019
Celtics 115, Wolves 102: Hayward Runs Wild

Celtics 115, Wolves 102: Hayward Runs Wild

The Wolves came out flat and dropped one in Boston In a game without three of the Wolves regular rotation players, their depth was greatly tested. The game ended in a double digit defeat, and there were a few very evident reasons the game ended this way. The second quarter absolutely killed the Wolves. Let’s run through a few of the things that went on during that quarter. First, early in the quarter, the Wolves were trying to call a timeout to halt a Boston run. Instead, Jerryd Bayless found a way to turn the ball over before he could call timeout which led to an easy Celtics basket....

Derrick Rose on ankle injury: 'I did a bad job listening to my body'

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