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2021-22 Minnesota Timberwolves Season Review Series

2021-22 Minnesota Timberwolves Season Review Series

Photo by Jordan Johnson/NBAE via The 2021-22 Timberwolves season was one to remember, so let’s recap it! From a blowout season-opening win over the Houston Rockets in October to Patrick Beverley and Anthony Edwards jumping on the scorer’s table after a thrilling play-in victory, to Karl-Anthony Towns postering Jaren Jackson Jr. in the first round of the Western Conference Playoffs, and everything in between, this Minnesota Timberwolves season was one to remember. Nearly every member of our Canis Hoopus team answered that this one was their favorite since then-NBA...
Dunking with Wolves May 19, 2022

The People’s Champ: Minnesota Timberwolves Karl-Anthony Towns

From changing the game on the basketball court to changing people’s lives, Minnesota Timberwolves Karl Anthony Towns was named as one of five finalists for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award Monday. The Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award is a seasonal National Basketball Association award that honors players who are making strides in […] The People’s Champ: Minnesota Timberwolves Karl-Anthony Towns - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Canis Hoopus May 16, 2022
Karl-Anthony Towns Named A Finalist For Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award

Karl-Anthony Towns Named A Finalist For Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award

Photo by Jordan Johnson/NBAE via The announcement comes two weeks after Towns was nominated for the NBA Cares Season-Long Community Assist Award earlier this month. Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns was named a finalist by the NBA on Monday for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award. Per release, the award honors the NBA’s “most impactful social justice advocate who is continuing NBA players’ decades-long tradition of activism.” The other four finalists are Dallas Mavericks wing Reggie Bullock, Milwaukee Bucks point guard Jrue...
Dunking with Wolves May 16, 2022

Karl Anthony Towns takes a licking. Will he keep on ticking?

Karl-Anthony Towns is the face and future of the Minnesota Timberwolves franchise. But ESPN Senior Writer Ramona Shelburne reports that, per sources, he has undergone stem cell treatment, and platelet-rich plasma injections after the team’s season ended. Huh?  When did that happen, and why? Well, I’m actually a bit familiar with this type of medical […] Karl Anthony Towns takes a licking. Will he keep on ticking? - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints May 15, 2022
Karl-Anthony Towns’ laundry list of procedures show his toughness in Timberwolves playoff run

Karl-Anthony Towns’ laundry list of procedures show his toughness in Timberwolves playoff run

It was an early exit for the Minnesota Timberwolves, but the team didn’t go down without a fight. They gave the Memphis Grizzlies a run for their money in the first round of the NBA Playoffs, but it just wasn’t enough to advance. Karl-Anthony Towns played magnificently for the most part and now, it turns […] The post Karl-Anthony Towns’ laundry list of procedures show his toughness in Timberwolves playoff run appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints May 14, 2022
Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to ‘unspeakable’ Buffalo shooting

Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to ‘unspeakable’ Buffalo shooting

Buffalo, New York was the epicenter of a mass shooting at a local supermarket that killed 10 innocent bystanders and wounded three others. Karl-Anthony Towns of the Minnesota Timberwolves sent out his sincere condolences on the tragedy. The Timberwolves big man took to Twitter to vocalize his thoughts on the matter. “Sending prayers to all […] The post Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to ‘unspeakable’ Buffalo shooting appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Dunking with Wolves May 14, 2022

Timberwolves Karl-Anthony Towns nominated for Community Assist Award

One of the topics that I enjoy covering for any professional sports athlete is those moments of recognizing their willingness to give back to the communities. Unlike many highly paid executives, professional athletes are typically at the forefront of making efforts to pay it forward, or simply to pay back the local community for their […] Timberwolves Karl-Anthony Towns nominated for Community Assist Award - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Canis Hoopus May 14, 2022
Could the Indiana Pacers Be A D’Angelo Russell Trade Partner?

Could the Indiana Pacers Be A D’Angelo Russell Trade Partner?

Photo by Hannah Foslien/ The Pacers are a bit of a wild card this summer The 2021-22 season was a massive success for the Timberwolves in pretty much every department. Head coach Chris Finch proved to be a smart tactician who has earned the respect of the locker room as well as the front office. Their star center, Karl-Anthony Towns, got back on his feet, and put together an All-NBA level season. Anthony Edwards showed that he’s more than just a fun player, he’s a damn good one who figures to enter the All-NBA discussion relatively soon too, and several other young...
Canis Hoopus May 13, 2022
Ok Fine, Let’s Talk About D’Angelo Russell

Ok Fine, Let’s Talk About D’Angelo Russell

Photo by David Berding/ Following his third season in Minnesota, discussion of Russell’s future with the team has come to the forefront. When D’Angelo Russell was acquired by the Minnesota Timberwolves on Feb. 7, 2020, Wolves fans’ prayers had been answered. They traded for not only a solid point guard, but someone that would hopefully keep superstar Karl-Anthony Towns in Minneapolis for years to come. So far so good in that department. Now, some are ready to move on. How’d we get here? 2021-22: A Step Forward? Backward? To the Side? Depends Who You Ask In his...
ClutchPoints May 1, 2022
Blazers star Damian Lillard takes issue with Ja Morant, Karl-Anthony Towns during Grizzlies-Timberwolves

Blazers star Damian Lillard takes issue with Ja Morant, Karl-Anthony Towns during Grizzlies-Timberwolves

The Memphis Grizzlies-Minnesota Timberwolves series was one of the most compelling of the first round. But in a lot of ways, the series flashed a glimpse of the newer generation, with the stars leading the way for both teams still in the early stages of their respective careers. Not everything about it rated particularly well […] The post Blazers star Damian Lillard takes issue with Ja Morant, Karl-Anthony Towns during Grizzlies-Timberwolves appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Canis Hoopus May 1, 2022
Dane Moore NBA Podcast: Britt Robson On Wolves Exit Interviews + Previewing The Offseason

Dane Moore NBA Podcast: Britt Robson On Wolves Exit Interviews + Previewing The Offseason

Photo by David Berding/ On today’s show, Dane is joined by Britt Robson of MinnPost to discuss the Minnesota Timberwolves exit interviews on Saturday morning and to do a too-early preview of the offseason. A lot of today’s conversation is targeted at the Wolves most meaningful pieces, including D’Angelo Russell, Karl-Anthony Towns, Anthony Edwards, Chris Finch and Sachin Gupta. Topics today include... Attempting to have a rationale conversation about D’Angelo Russell fit on the Wolves roster and what his future, being extension eligible, might look like going...
Canis Hoopus Apr 30, 2022
Timberwolves Hold End of Season Media Availability

Timberwolves Hold End of Season Media Availability

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via After being eliminated from the NBA Playoffs late Friday night, the Timberwolves held their version of exit interviews Saturday morning. After getting eliminated from the 2022 NBA Playoffs on Friday night at the hands of the Memphis Grizzlies, the Minnesota Timberwolves held their version of “exit interviews” early Saturday morning. Most of the big name players on the roster — Anthony Edwards, Patrick Beverley, Karl-Anthony Towns, and D’Angelo Russell — shared their thoughts on the season that was while also discussing what’s...
ClutchPoints Apr 30, 2022
Grizzlies star Ja Morant clowns Karl-Anthony Towns, Timberwolves with savage social media dig

Grizzlies star Ja Morant clowns Karl-Anthony Towns, Timberwolves with savage social media dig

It wasn’t easy, but the Memphis Grizzlies are moving on to the second round of the NBA Playoffs after eliminating the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Another comeback victory was needed, with the Grizzlies outscoring Karl-Anthony Towns and Co. 40-22 in the fourth quarter. Following the big win, Ja Morant took to social media and […] The post Grizzlies star Ja Morant clowns Karl-Anthony Towns, Timberwolves with savage social media dig appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 30, 2022
Karl-Anthony Towns gets real on finding how to ‘enioy basketball again’ with Timberwolves

Karl-Anthony Towns gets real on finding how to ‘enioy basketball again’ with Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves season is over after a dogfight with the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Karl-Anthony Towns, Anthony Edwards and company blew big leads throughout the series, allowing the Grizzlies to snatch victory. Still, they snapped a playoff drought as leaders of a young, hungry squad. Although Towns struggled in several […] The post Karl-Anthony Towns gets real on finding how to ‘enioy basketball again’ with Timberwolves appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Karl-Anthony Towns thanks Grizzlies for making Timberwolves better after playoff elimination

Karl-Anthony Towns thanks Grizzlies for making Timberwolves better after playoff elimination

After the Memphis Grizzlies won Game 6, Karl-Anthony Towns thanked them for making the Minnesota Timberwolves 'a better team'       

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