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Derrick Williams and “figuring it out”

Derrick Williams had 24 points and 16 rebounds against Utah. Someone will say he’s “figuring it out.” Here’s what to do with that person.

Timberwolves Week 7: Two steps forward, two steps back

Every time the Wolves seem to have everything figured out, they turn around and go back the other way.

Wolves week: We need to talk about Kevin

Kevin Love has a lot of problems with everyone, and in week six of the Timberwolves season he put the focus exactly where the team didn’t want it. We need to talk about this.

Timberwolves Week 5: The new, temporary normal

Week 5 for the Timberwolves was an average week, one that defines the new normal for the Timberwolves – a new normal that’s about to get erased with the return of Ricky Rubio.

The Wolves, Week 4: The gang that couldn’t shoot straight

In week four, it became apparent that Minnesota’s biggest struggle is the ability to shoot the ball from more than five feet away from the hoop.

Timberwolves Week 3: The team is what it is

As I review week three of the Timberwolves season, it’s striking that this – the team that played Wednesday against Denver – is the team the Wolves will have for much of the year.

Timberwolves Week 2: Everybody’s hurt

A look at week 2 of the Wolves season – a week that’s been intensely depressing, thanks to injuries.

The Timberwolves Story So Far

A look at the Timberwolves’ first week of 2012-13 – which, for once, was a good week for the optimists.

Five things to know about the Timberwolves’ first preseason game

The Wolves opened up the preseason in Fargo last night, whacking a short-handed Indiana team 84-70. We cannot learn that much from one preseason game, but even so, here’s five things you should know about the game.

Darko Gets Amnestied

It’s a sad day:Darko Milicic has been waived by the Timberwolves, thus ending the Minnesota time of one of the strangest players the Wolves have ever had. I marked the occasion by writing what will likely be the final installment in the no-longer-continuing I, Darko series: I, Darko, Have Been Amnestied. I like to think […]