Ricky Rubio Injury Update

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The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced that Ricky Rubio underwent an evaluation this evening by team orthopedic surgeon Diane Dahm of Mayo Clinic which confirmed the initial diagnosis of a sprained right elbow. Rubio will be listed as out indefinitely and his status will be updated as appropriate. Rubio suffered the injury at the 6:28 mark of the fourth quarter of … Read More

Timberwolves Sign Gorgui Dieng To Contract Extension

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The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has signed Gorgui Dieng to a contract extension. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed. Dieng, 26, enjoyed a career season last year, his third in the NBA, averaging a career-high 10.1 points, 7.1 rebounds, 1.7 assists, 1.2 blocks and a career-best 1.1 steals in 82 games, 39 starts. Originally … Read More

Coca-Cola Named The Official Soft Drink Of The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx

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The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx today announced Coca-Cola as the teams’ Official Soft Drink. Coca-Cola will be the exclusive non-alcoholic beverage provider for Target Center. “Coca-Cola was our original partner when Target Center opened, so after more than 20 years we’re excited to align our organization again with one of the most recognized brands in the world,” said Timberwolves & … Read More

Target Center’s Treasure Island Resort & Casino Premium Level Unveiled

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Target Center today unveiled the completed Treasure Island Resort & Casino Premium Level, part of the renovation project for the arena. The grand opening for suite holders will be on November 1 for the Timberwolves home opener. “The Timberwolves and Lynx are thrilled with the results of the newly renovated Treasure Island Resort & Casino Premium Level,” said Timberwolves & … Read More

Timberwolves Exercise Team Options on Four Players

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The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has exercised the third-year options on Tyus Jones and Karl-Anthony Towns, along with the fourth-year options on Zach LaVine and Andrew Wiggins. Jones, 20, posted averages of 4.2 points and 2.9 assists in 15.5 minutes per contest in 37 games over his rookie season. The Wolves originally acquired the draft rights to the … Read More

Timberwolves Waive Butler, Murry

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The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has waived forward Rasual Butler and guard Toure’ Murry. With the moves, the Wolves training camp roster stands at 15 players. Butler averaged 0.8 points and 0.8 rebounds in five preseason games. He has appeared in 809 games over his 13-year NBA career, averaging 7.5 points and 2.4 rebounds. In 2015-16, he played … Read More

Ed Pinckney Added To Tom Thibodeau’s Staff As Assistant Coach

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The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced that Ed Pinckney has joined President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Tom Thibodeau’s staff as Assistant Coach. Pinckney joins Andy Greer, Ryan Saunders and Rick Brunson as Assistant Coaches on Thibodeau’s staff. Pinckney rejoins the Timberwolves after serving as an Assistant Coach in Minnesota from 2007-09. He spent last season as an Assistant Coach … Read More