The Minnesota Timberwolves (0-0) open the 2016-17 NBA season tonight against the Memphis Grizzlies (0-0) in Tennessee. The T-Wolves are optimistic about their chances of reaching the post-season for the first time in twelve years, but realize there's a lot of work ahead.
It was announced this afternoon that Kevin Garnett is finished with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Although he's basically retiring, the Wolves technically waived KG which allows him to collect the $8-Million remaining on his contract for the upcoming season.
Now that long-losing Cleveland has won a pro-sports title (their first since 1964), it's time to see what pro-sports markets are in the longest championship drought. Good news, Minnesota is in the Top-Five. (#Wild, #Twins, #Vikings, #Timberwolves)
The Denver Nuggets snapped a five-game home losing streak with a 111-108 overtime victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Danilo Gallinari finished with 23 points, including nine in overtime to lead the Nuggets.