New Era has New Threads as Timberwolves Reveal New Uniform Design

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Minneapolis-St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today introduced a portion of their new uniform designs, which will be worn by the team beginning with the 2017-18 season. Visit www.timberwolves.com/newthreads to view the unveil video and to learn more about the design elements of the jerseys. The two designs unveiled are the “Association” and “Icon” jerseys. As previously announced by Nike, the NBA is … Read More

Cole Aldrich Joins Clorox Staff to Clean Up Hale Elementary School Lunchroom

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What:        Cole Aldrich joins Clorox staff to clean-up Hale Elementary School lunchroom. When:      Monday, August 7, 2017, 10-11 a.m. Where:      Hale Elementary School, 5330 13th Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55417 Info:              Minnesota Timberwolves center Cole Aldrich will join staff from Clorox to clean up Hale Elementary School’s lunchroom to prepare for the upcoming school year on Monday, August … Read More

Timberwolves Statement on Flash Seats Lawsuit Settlement

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Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today issued the following statement regarding today’s Flash Seats lawsuit settlement: “The Timberwolves and a class of season ticket members have reached a resolution of litigation filed by two season ticket members concerning implementation of the Flash Seats ticketing platform during the 2015-16 season. Under the terms of the settlement, the Timberwolves will grant … Read More

Statements from Glen Taylor and Tom Thibodeau on Passing of John Kundla

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Minneapolis/St. Paul – Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx owner Glen Taylor and Timberwolves president of basketball operations and head coach Tom Thibodeau today issued the following statements regarding the passing of John Kundla. Timberwolves and Lynx Owner Glen Taylor: “John was an incredible staple of Minnesota basketball, and he continued to be a fan of the local hoops scene well after … Read More

Timberwolves Sign Guard Jamal Crawford

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Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has signed guard Jamal Crawford. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released. Crawford, 37, played in all 82 regular season games for the Los Angeles Clippers this past season, averaging 12.3 points and 2.6 assists per contest while shooting 36.0% from three-point range. Crawford has won the … Read More

Timberwolves Announce Addidtions to Basketball Operations Department

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The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has hired Dwight Lutz and Nick Restifo as Basketball Operations Analysts. Lutz comes to the Wolves after spending the past four years with the National Basketball Association (NBA) as Senior Manager, Game Analytics and Strategy. Prior to his time with the NBA, Lutz served as a Statistical Analyst for Harris Connect, LLC. Lutz … Read More

Timberwolves Waive John Lucas III

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The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team has waived guard John Lucas III. With today’s transaction, the Timberwolves roster now stands at 14 players. Lucas III, originally signed by the Wolves on August 24, 2016, appeared in five games this season while averaging 0.4 points in 2.2 minutes per contest.

Wolves Radio Play-By-Play Announcer Alan Horton Nominated For 2016 Minnesota State Sportscaster Of The Year

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Minnesota Timberwolves Radio Play-by-Play Announcer Alan Horton has been nominated for Minnesota State Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sports Media Association (NSMA). The nomination is Horton’s first in his 10-year career as the radio voice of the Wolves. Finalists were nominated by NSMA members in each state who nominated up to three people for each category. The top … Read More

Timberwolves & Lynx Create Fellowship Program For Female College Graduates

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The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx are accepting applications for their newly developed fellowship program, available exclusively to female college graduates. “The sports industry has historically under-represented women and our goal is to create a more inclusive and diverse workplace,” said Timberwolves & Lynx CEO Ethan Casson. “We’re committed to closing the gender gap and growing future leaders within our organization. … Read More

Timberwolves & Lynx Basketball Academy Announces Holiday Clinics

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The Timberwolves & Lynx Basketball Academy, presented by Mayo Clinic, will host holiday clinics from Dec. 27-31, with several appearances from Lindsay Whalen and Rebekkah Brunson. The clinics are for boys and girls youth basketball players of all ages, and are designed to help players on fundamentals, practice habits and teamwork while implementing them in game-like situations. Whalen will make … Read More

Timberwolves & Lynx Announce Founding Partners

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The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx have announced a newly-formed group of Founding Partners; five companies that along with team partnerships will have a lasting presence in the renovated Target Center. The partners are U.S. Bank, Federated Insurance, Jack Link’s, TCL and Treasure Island Resort & Casino. This is the first time the team has had Founding Partners. “We are excited … Read More

Timberwolves & Lynx Announce New Partnership With Jack Link’s

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The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx today announced a new long-term partnership with Jack Link’s, beginning with the 2016-17 Timberwolves season. “We’re excited to be starting this new relationship with Jack Link’s and look forward to many years of successful partnership,” said Timberwolves & Lynx Chief Revenue Officer Ryan Tanke. “Jack Link’s is a great company in our local market that … Read More

Timberwolves & Lynx To Provide Closed Captioning At Home Games

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The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx today announced that the teams will provide closed captioning at all future home games at Target Center. To celebrate the new technology, the Timberwolves have invited students from the Metro Deaf School to enjoy tomorrow’s game against the Denver Nuggets. “We are so glad our new scoreboard has opened up the capability to offer closed … Read More

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