My girls' Hawkeyes improve to 3-0 with 22-13 win over Wolves - 2nd straight without our top scorer
BBL Playoff quarter-finals, 1st legs: Glasgow Rocks 78-91 Cheshire Phoenix, Worcester Wolves 75-80 London Lions.
OH MY GOD, YOU GUYS, THE WOLVES COULD HAVE DRAFTED STEPH CURRY BUT THEY TOOK JONNY FLYNN INSTEAD. Wait, you already knew that? Oh, carry on.
The Timberwolves took Jonny Flynn
Will be interesting to watch this Hawks sale unfold. Ressler-Grant Hill pairing could be a good indicator of how KG would take over Wolves
For Wolves fans asking about OKC's firing of Scott Brooks: I don't see him being on Flip's very short list that'd get hiim to walk away now
Admittedly it's still very early, but don't be surprised if you hear the name Kristaps Porzingis more & more for Wolves as draft approaches
So the headlines from today's Flip Saunders State of the Wolves address: 1. Priorities this summer are getting stronger, improving D, 3s
Worcester v London: 1st Leg @ Worcester 24th, 7.30pm - 2nd @ Copper Box 26th, 4pm - Wolves only higher seed to give up home advantage.
The Spurs are 2nd in home 3pt shooting percentage, 19th in road percentage -- tied with the Timberwolves
BBL. Plymouth Raiders 85 Glasgow Rocks 100 (Rocks finish 5th and face Cheshire in Playoff QF), Durham Wildcats 79 Worcester Wolves 110
If the Timberwolves game into New Orleans for Game 1 of a 7-game series, I would fully expect the Pelicans to be up 20 too.
The point differential difference was about the same between the Warriors and the Pels as it was between the Pels and the T’Wolves
2009 NBA draft: Wolves took Jonny Flynn with 6th overall pick Warriors took Steph Curry w/ 7th pick Knicks took Jordan Hill w/ 8th pick
Wolves are slotted 1, 31 and 36 for now in draft order decided by NBA's tie breaking draws with teams that finished with same record
Jazz went 5-3 in April. But Wiggins had a monster finish: 23.3 points, 6.0 rebs, 4.0 assists. But Wolves went 0-8
BBL. Surrey United 72 Plymouth Raiders 78, Worcester Wolves 77 Leicester Riders 67 (Wolves finish 3rd, Cheshire 4th)
Not that it means anything but interesting that when I've played ESPN lotto game Wolves have come up with Okafor at No. 4 a few times
Bottom 5 "Smart Shots" - % of restricted area and 3 pointers Wolves 49% Hornets 51% Knicks 51% Wizards 51% Grizz 52% Lakers 52%
Teams that never lost this season after leading by 15+. Warriors: 47-0 Jazz: 22-0 Pacers: 16-0 Timberwolves: 6-0
Did You Know: those young Wolves finished 8th in road attendance this season, 18,000 average and 94.2 percent of capacity
La 'pelea' por ser el peor equipo de la NBAla ganaron los Timberwolves (16 victorias), seguidos de Knicks (17) y Sixers (18).
The Wolves finished just 51 games out of first place this season.
A colleague of mine is convinced the Wolves are going to take Kaminsky with their lotto pick. Anyone care to guess who?
Wolves end season w/ 25% chance of winning NBA Draft lottery. Knicks 19.9% 76ers 15.6% Lakers 11.9, Magic 8.8% Kings 6.3%
It's a final: Thunder 138, Wolves 113
Final: Thunder 138, Wolves 113.
Thunder beat the Wolves 138-113 to close out the season 45-37. Westbrook 37-8-7, Waiters 33, Kanter 25 and 15.
Kevin Martin with 29 tonight. May be finished for the game. Quietly had a very good season for the Wolves when he was healthy.
Thunder 105, Wolves 85 after three quarters at Target Center