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Dunking with Wolves Jan 19, 2019

Minnesota Timberwolves: Calipari rips Butler, Butler fires back

Karl-Anthony Towns’ college coach spoke out this week, saying that Jimmy Butler was a ‘bully’ to Towns, and that the Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star will be better off moving forward. It’s not exactly a controversial opinion that the absence of Jimmy Butler has allowed Karl-Anthony Towns to be himself both on and off the court with […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Calipari rips Butler, Butler fires back - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Jan 19, 2019
Karl-Anthony Towns plays it safe in expressing dismay towards referees after game vs. Spurs

Karl-Anthony Towns plays it safe in expressing dismay towards referees after game vs. Spurs

Karl-Anthony Towns of the Minnesota Timberwolves played it safe when he was asked to comment on how the officiating went in their matchup against the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night. While Towns did not make any specific and negative comments that could put him at risk of getting fined, his frustration towards the calls […] The post Karl-Anthony Towns plays it safe in expressing dismay towards referees after game vs. Spurs appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Dunking with Wolves Jan 19, 2019

Minnesota Timberwolves: Takeaways from Wolves loss to Spurs

The Minnesota Timberwolves played an incomplete game in Friday night’s loss to the San Antonio Spurs, failing to bounce-back from this week’s disappointing loss in Philadelphia. The mettle of the Minnesota Timberwolves — and Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins in particular — was called into question after falling flat in a blowout loss against former […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Takeaways from Wolves loss to Spurs - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Jan 18, 2019
Andrew Wiggins passes Sam Mitchell for second on Timberwolves’ all-time scoring list

Andrew Wiggins passes Sam Mitchell for second on Timberwolves’ all-time scoring list

Minnesota Timberwolves small forward Andrew Wiggins has passed Sam Mitchell for second place on the Timberwolves’ all-time scoring list. Sam Mitchell scored 7,161 points as a member of the Timberwolves. Andrew Wiggins entered Friday with 7,157 career points. The former No. 1 overall pick passed Mitchell in the first quarter at home against the San Antonio Spurs. Wolves […] The post Andrew Wiggins passes Sam Mitchell for second on Timberwolves’ all-time scoring list appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 18, 2019
Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose helped Karl-Anthony Towns go through tough stretch

Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose helped Karl-Anthony Towns go through tough stretch

With the whole Jimmy Butler drama well behind him, it appears that Minnesota Timberwolves cornerstone superstar Karl-Anthony Towns is all set to reclaim his post as one of the league’s top big men. However, as it turns out, teammate Derrick Rose actually played a big part in helping Towns get through the challenges of dealing […] The post Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose helped Karl-Anthony Towns go through tough stretch appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 18, 2019
Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose gives personal insight on tension between Karl-Anthony Towns, Jimmy Butler

Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose gives personal insight on tension between Karl-Anthony Towns, Jimmy Butler

It has been over two months since Jimmy Butler successfully forced his way out of the Minnesota Timberwolves. However, it’s still one of the most controversial narratives of the season. Timberwolves veteran guard Derrick Rose, who himself was a firsthand witness to all the drama, shared his thoughts on the matter, via ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan: […] The post Timberwolves’ Derrick Rose gives personal insight on tension between Karl-Anthony Towns, Jimmy Butler appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 18, 2019
John Calipari says Karl-Anthony Towns avoiding dogfight with Jimmy Butler affected his game

John Calipari says Karl-Anthony Towns avoiding dogfight with Jimmy Butler affected his game

Renowned Kentucky head coach John Calipari has chimed in on the whole Karl-Anthony Towns versus Jimmy Butler feud that was reportedly one of the main reasons why the latter forced his way out of the Minnesota Timberwolves. According to Calipari, who coached Towns during the 7-footer’s time in Kentucky, the dispute between these two former […] The post John Calipari says Karl-Anthony Towns avoiding dogfight with Jimmy Butler affected his game appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 18, 2019
Jimmy Butler strongly disagrees with John Calipari saying he bullied Karl-Anthony Towns

Jimmy Butler strongly disagrees with John Calipari saying he bullied Karl-Anthony Towns

Jimmy Butler’s tenure with the Minnesota Timberwolves was clouded with his poor fit alongside young players like Karl-Anthony Towns, even having his college coach, University of Kentucky’s John Calipari, saying Towns was bullied by the now-Philadelphia 76ers forward. Butler took exception to that: “Whatever. That’s OK,” Jimmy Butler told ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan after hearing of […] The post Jimmy Butler strongly disagrees with John Calipari saying he bullied Karl-Anthony Towns appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 18, 2019
Jimmy Butler thinks Karl-Anthony Towns is too nice

Jimmy Butler thinks Karl-Anthony Towns is too nice

The pairing of Jimmy Butler and Karl-Anthony Towns proved to be a poor fit during a year-and-change of being partners on the court, which can be traced to having much different personalities. The now-Philadelphia 76ers forward thinks his former teammate is just “too nice” — which likely played a part in why Butler didn’t see […] The post Jimmy Butler thinks Karl-Anthony Towns is too nice appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Canis Hoopus Jan 17, 2019
The Timberwolves Have a Pressure Problem

The Timberwolves Have a Pressure Problem

Minnesota have had a tough time in big moments this season. Heading into Tuesday’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers, the Timberwolves had a lot to play for. Not only was it a chance to reach .500 for the first time since early December, but the game was a battle of pride. After a messy breakup with the organization 13 games into the season, current Sixer Jimmy Butler was waiting eagerly for the Wolves in the City of Brotherly Love. Next to him was All-Star center Joel Embiid, whose long-standing rivalry with Karl-Anthony Towns has been well publicized. This was no average regular...
ClutchPoints Jan 16, 2019
Karl-Anthony Towns on loss to Sixers: ‘That’s mostly how you gets your a** kicked in the NBA’

Karl-Anthony Towns on loss to Sixers: ‘That’s mostly how you gets your a** kicked in the NBA’

Karl-Anthony Towns was just as humiliated as the rest of his teammates after the Minnesota Timberwolves got smoked out of the Wells Fargo Center by the Philadelphia 76ers 149-107, ruining any hope of dealing the first blow in the Jimmy Butler Bowl. Towns had a no-show effort, scoring only 13 points — his lowest point total […] The post Karl-Anthony Towns on loss to Sixers: ‘That’s mostly how you gets your a** kicked in the NBA’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Canis Hoopus Jan 15, 2019
Playoffs? You Wanna Talk About Playoffs?

Playoffs? You Wanna Talk About Playoffs?

Glen Taylor wants a playoff appearance out of this season, how attainable is that goal? When the Timberwolves fired Tom Thibodeau and replaced him with Ryan Saunders, there were interesting sound bites from several different parties. The players all took the high road. Whether or not you choose to believe them, they all spoke highly of Thibs on his way out the door. The #TWolves' Karl-Anthony Towns, Derrick Rose, interim head coach Ryan Saunders and more on the firing of Tom Thibodeau pic.twitter.com/T2wvfNvNX4— FOX Sports North (@fsnorth) January 7, 2019 The piece of this story...
Dunking with Wolves Jan 14, 2019

Minnesota Timberwolves: Should Karl-Anthony Towns be an All-Star starter?

Karl-Anthony Towns may not be getting the recognition he deserves in the fan voting for the All-Star Game, but his recent stretch is making the case that the Minnesota Timberwolves’ big man deserves to be a starter. The Minnesota Timberwolves have had no shortage of drama this season. There was the start of training camp, […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Should Karl-Anthony Towns be an All-Star starter? - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dunking with Wolves Jan 14, 2019

Minnesota Timberwolves: Towns needs to keep dominating in the paint

For as well as Karl-Anthony Towns has played in recent weeks for the Minnesota Timberwolves, he can’t lose sight of where his bread-and-butter should be: in the paint. Karl-Anthony Towns has been a monster of late, most recently dominating Anthony Davis in crunch-time to propel the Minnesota Timberwolves to victory over the Pelicans. But before […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Towns needs to keep dominating in the paint - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Jan 14, 2019
Karl-Anthony Towns hands gifts to kid battling leukemia

Karl-Anthony Towns hands gifts to kid battling leukemia

Karl-Anthony Towns of the Minnesota Timberwolves had a tender moment with a young fan who’s battling leukemia. Towns gave the Wolves fan several gifts, including a personalized jersey, a game-worn jersey, and a customized pair of kicks. Below is a clip of their heartfelt meeting, as posted by B/R Kicks: .@KarlTowns gifted a young fan […] The post Karl-Anthony Towns hands gifts to kid battling leukemia appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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