Given the Timberwolves’ close proximity, it makes sense that they stand tall as one of the three big league organizations Sioux Falls has reached out to. Though no official from the Skyforce has come out to confirm this, new Timberwolves President (and former Skyforce coach, to boot) Flip Saunders recently touched on the idea.
Sioux Falls Skyforce Rumors
Sioux Falls Skyforce’s officials have reached out to three NBA teams regarding a potential hybrid affiliation come next season. Such a partnership would leave the current ownership/management in charge of all business-related decisions, but would also take the basketball side of things out of their hands. The NBA team would be in charge of building a roster, hiring coaches, etc.