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Jan 16, 2021

Multiple Minnesota Timberwolves players reportedly test positive for COVID-19

Multiple Minnesota Timberwolves players reportedly tested positive for COVID-19, causing the postponement of Friday’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies. The Minnesota Timberwolves made it nearly a month before COVID-19 directly impacted their day-to-day operation. And now, it’s announced its presence in a major way. News broke late Friday afternoon that the game between the Wolves […] Multiple Minnesota Timberwolves players reportedly test positive for COVID-19 - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 15, 2021

Impact of health and safety absences on Minnesota Timberwolves’ lineup

The Minnesota Timberwolves enter Friday night’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies sans one of their regular starters and their top reserves. What will the rotation look like? The Minnesota Timberwolves finally got their full complement of players back on Wednesday and led by double-digits in the fourth quarter before losing to the Memphis Grizzlies. Now, […] Impact of health and safety absences on Minnesota Timberwolves’ lineup - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 15, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Odds, injuries, and what to watch for

The Minnesota Timberwolves get another crack at the Grizzlies after blowing a double-digit fourth-quarter lead to Memphis on Wednesday. The Minnesota Timberwolves are dangerously close to entering “must-win” territory. Yes, it seems silly to say that only 11 games into a season, especially one with play-in games that effectively expand the playoff field. But remember, […] Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Odds, injuries, and what to watch for - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 14, 2021

Malik Beasley is worth the money for the Minnesota Timberwolves

Just 11 games into the season, Malik Beasley has proven to be worth every penny for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Perhaps no other player in the NBA had a more eventful past 10 months than Minnesota Timberwolves guard Malik Beasley. After the Denver Nuggets traded Beasley to the Timberwolves in February, the former No. 19 overall pick […] Malik Beasley is worth the money for the Minnesota Timberwolves - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 13, 2021

Player grades from the Minnesota Timberwolves loss to Grizzlies

The Minnesota Timberwolves took another tough loss at home, this time to a depleted Memphis Grizzlies. The Minnesota Timberwolves lost a game which they should have won – this time to a Memphis team that did not have either of their two best players: Ja Morant and Jaren Jackson. The Minnesota Timberwolves had Karl-Anthony Towns […] Player grades from the Minnesota Timberwolves loss to Grizzlies - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 13, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Odds, injuries, what to watch for

The Minnesota Timberwolves look to build on recent success as they take on the Memphis Grizzlies in the first game of a series of two at Target Center. The Minnesota Timberwolves are coming off of a largely successful weekend, during which they saw Karl-Anthony Towns and Josh Okogie return from injury and split a pair […] Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Odds, injuries, what to watch for - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 12, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Anthony Edwards, G League Draft

John Hollinger took a look at Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Anthony Edwards’ first 10 games of his career. Also, the Iowa Wolves drafted former New York Knicks guard Allonzo Trier. The Minnesota Timberwolves have the league’s leading rookie scorer in Anthony Edwards. Unfortunately, that isn’t the only metric that players are judged by. The Athletic’s John […] Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Anthony Edwards, G League Draft - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 12, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: Wolf of the Week, Part Three

Three weeks have gone by in the Minnesota Timberwolves season, and there’s still a lot to learn about this team. This is the third installment of the Wolf of the Week series. Every week, we’ll recap the past few days in Minnesota Timberwolves land and land on a Wolf of the Week award-winner. The big […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Wolf of the Week, Part Three - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 11, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves Power Rankings Round-Up: Week 4

The Minnesota Timberwolves just snapped a seven-game losing streak and Karl-Anthony Towns is back. How is that reflected in the power rankings? The Minnesota Timberwolves started the season 2-1 and were ranked accordingly the last time we checked in on various published power rankings from around the basketball blogosphere. After Karl-Anthony Towns‘ dislocated wrist suffered […] Minnesota Timberwolves Power Rankings Round-Up: Week 4 - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 11, 2021

The impact of Karl-Anthony Towns and Josh Okogie on the Minnesota Timberwolves’ defense

The Minnesota Timberwolves continue to struggle defensively, but the return of both Karl-Anthony Towns and Josh Okogie promises to make a major impact. On Sunday, the Minnesota Timberwolves held an opponent to under 100 points for the first time in over a calendar year. Still, the Wolves rank No. 28 in defensive rating heading into […] The impact of Karl-Anthony Towns and Josh Okogie on the Minnesota Timberwolves’ defense - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 11, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves: Is the Russell-Rubio backcourt doomed to fail?

The Minnesota Timberwolves’ backcourt pairing of D’Angelo Russell and Ricky Rubio has been a substantial failure in the early portion of the 2020-21 season. The Minnesota Timberwolves have a backcourt conundrum that must be fixed if the team hopes to save their faltering 2020-21 season. D’Angelo Russell and Ricky Rubio are the second and third […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Is the Russell-Rubio backcourt doomed to fail? - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 10, 2021

Player grades from Minnesota Timberwolves’ win over San Antonio Spurs

The Minnesota Timberwolves snapped their seven-game losing streak with a win over the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday evening. The Minnesota Timberwolves played well on Saturday night and had a chance to top the San Antonio Spurs in overtime. Instead, the losing streak ballooned to seven. To make matters worse prior to Sunday’s re-match, Karl-Anthony […] Player grades from Minnesota Timberwolves’ win over San Antonio Spurs - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 10, 2021

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. San Antonio Spurs: Odds, injuries, what to watch for

The Minnesota Timberwolves take on the San Antonio Spurs for the second time in 24 hours as they look to pull out of a seven-game tailspin. The Minnesota Timberwolves are 2-7 and have lost seven consecutive games. But the mood surrounding the team entering Sunday night’s game against the San Antonio Spurs should be significantly […] Minnesota Timberwolves vs. San Antonio Spurs: Odds, injuries, what to watch for - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 10, 2021

Player grades from the Minnesota Timberwolves OT loss to Spurs

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost a heartbreaking game to the San Antonio Spurs at home on Saturday night. The Minnesota Timberwolves had Karl-Anthony Towns back in what became their closest game of the season – one which the team struggled to contain star wing DeMar DeRozan. When the game started, it was immediately noticed how much […] Player grades from the Minnesota Timberwolves OT loss to Spurs - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 10, 2021

Staff ranking of all-time Minnesota Timberwolves City Edition jerseys

Last Friday night, the Minnesota Timberwolves showed off their 2020-21 City Edition jerseys in their game against the Washington Wizards. The staff at Dunking With Wolves got together to rank the four different City jerseys that the Wolves have donned since NBA teams switched uniform providers to Nike back in 2017. Since then the Wolves […] Staff ranking of all-time Minnesota Timberwolves City Edition jerseys - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More