Minneapolis Star Tribune "The Timberwolves reached last season’s total on Friday night with this season’s 31st victory, a 114-101 decision over Detroit at Target Center that delivered everything they had failed to do two nights earlier against New York. On Wednesday, they were thumped by a Knicks team that had lost..." March 08
New York Post "Who needs Love? The Knicks didn’t need Kevin Love Wednesday night, as Carmelo Anthony, Amar’e Stoudemire and Tyson Chandler were just fine as they showed rare pride in whipping the Timberwolves, 118-106, at Target Center to snap a seven-game losing streak. Indeed, it seemed like a Miracle in..." March 06
New York Post "Carmelo Anthony wasn’t tampering late Monday night in the visitor’s dressing room at The Palace of Auburn Hills when asked about 2015 free agent Kevin Love, but he clearly gave away how much he thinks of him. As the Knicks front office readies to show Anthony its grand plan after the season for..." March 06
Minneapolis Star Tribune "You can quibble with how the Timberwolves got there Monday after a 132-128 victory at Denver that just never would end, but there’s no mistaking they completed the season’s longest road trip with a 4-1 record. With six weeks left in the season and their margin of error to reach a distant..." March 04
Minneapolis Star Tribune "The Timberwolves welcomed two starters back after weeks away injured….and lived to tell about it with a 108-97 victory at Sacramento on Saturday night. The Wolves repelled the Kings’ fourth-quarter comeback and kept their playoff aspirations percolating by winning for the fifth time in six..." March 02
Kevin Martin also says he feels good enough to play tonight. Said he had two days of good practice and is good enough to start. #Twolves
Fansided "In the latest chapter of what has been on ongoing issue for the Minnesota Timberwolves, the team has come forth to publicly state that they have faith head coach Rick Adelman won’t be leaving the team this season and resigning from his position. The issue stems from problems Adelman has been..." March 01
K-Mart and Pek again going through 5-on-5 scrimmaging today. Both considered questionable for tomorrow night. #Twolves
St. Paul Pioneer Press "Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman flew to Minneapolis to be with his wife after Tuesday's win at the Phoenix Suns and will return for Saturday's game at the Sacramento Kings, according to a team spokesman. Adelman's wife, Mary Kay, has had issues with seizures and last season he missed 11 games..." February 27
SB Nation "Less than two years ago, Shabazz Muhammad was right next to Nerlens Noel atop high school recruiting rankings. He was a productive scorer at UCLA, but the story in college was always about Shabazz eventually entering the NBA draft. In one year as a Bruin, Muhammad was briefly embroiled in a..." February 27
Arizona Republic "We’re not sure why the Minnesota Timberwolves decided to take a few days off in their schedule to hang out in Phoenix for four days following their 110-101 victory over the Suns Tuesday night. Maybe it has something to do with the latest polar vortex about to slam the upper Midwest. But if..." February 26
Canis Hoopus "A breakout game for rookie Shabazz Muhammad highlights a big road win for the Wolves in Phoenix. A somewhat unusual win for the Wolves as they come from behind in the 4th quarter and roll past the Suns 110-101 in Phoenix tonight. Down six heading into the final period, and down 8 with less..." February 26
USA Today "Once upon a time in NBA lore, Antoine Walker was asked why he shot so many three-pointers and replied, “There are no fours.” Now, the idea of a four-point shot is not only not outrageous but an actual possibility. In an ESPN interview, NBA president of basketball operations Rod Thorn and VP of..." February 26
Rick Adelman confirms Pek is out tonight vs. #suns He'll miss his 13rh straight game w/ the right ankle injury.
Fox Sports "It's so close, Nikola Pekovic can feel it on the bottoms of his size-18 high tops. The past two Minnesota Timberwolves games, their mammoth center has stepped on courts in Salt Lake City and Portland, Ore., for warm-ups to test his tender right ankle. Even with optimism abounding for his..." February 25
Oregonian "There were comebacks. There were technicals. There were dazzling individual efforts. And there were enough jaw-dropping highlights to fill an entire “SportsCenter” segment. But more than anything, as the Trail Blazers dispatched the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-97 Sunday night before 19,458 at..." February 24
Minneapolis Star Tribune "J.J. Barea was the subject of trade rumors this past week leading up to Thursday’s NBA trade deadline, but in the end he stayed with the Timberwolves. He’s proven to be an important player off the bench for the Wolves: In their 26 wins heading into Saturday’s game at Utah, he was shooting 43..." February 23
NBA.com "The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced that Ronny Turiaf underwent an MRI (Magnetic Resonance Image) this morning at TRIA Orthopedics in Bloomington, Minn. that revealed a right knee bone bruise. He will be sidelined indefinitely. The injury happened at the 7:15 mark of the fourth quarter..." February 23
Minneapolis Star Tribune "They say necessity is the mother of invention. She also apparently gave birth to Timberwolves star Kevin Love’s first career triple-double and Saturday night’s 121-104 victory at Utah as well. With his top two centers and starting guard Kevin Martin all out injured Saturday, Wolves coach..." February 23
Pek said he'll test ankle before game tonight at Utah and then decide if he can play limited minutes
Flip Saunders tells @DanBarreiroKFAN that Ronny Turiaf (bone bruise on knee) might be out something like three weeks.
PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NBA Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. February 20
Hearing that the Timberwolves, falling short on getting Andre Miller, are reaching out to Cavs to try and get Jarrett Jack.
Nothing close yet on Andre Miller front, I'm told, but Minnesota, Washington in lead to land Denver PG who so badly wants a relocation.
ESPN 1500 Twin Cities "The flurry of rumors that are synonymous with the NBA trade deadline had already started to build around the Minnesota Timberwolves before Wednesday. All-Star forward Kevin Love's name has come up repeatedly, but there have been strong indications that the Wolves are not looking to deal Love..." February 20
Minneapolis Star Tribune "Even those in the middle of the fray — pushing, shoving, running, competing — knew something special was going on Wednesday night. At one point J.J. Barea looked up at the scoreboard and was stunned by how many points Kevin Love and Paul George had already scored. For much of the night, but..." February 20
Real GM Basketball "The Minnesota Timberwolves have received trade calls from multiple teams inquiring about the availability of Shabazz Muhammad, a league source tells RealGM. Muhammad was the 14th overall pick in last June's draft, but has played sparingly for the Wolves during his rookie season. Muhammad..." February 19
Memphis and Minnesota have hit a logjam in talks involving Tayshaun Prince and Tony Allen for Chase Budinger and J.J. Barea, sources say.
Dallas Morning News "Mark Cuban has heard so many preposterous trade rumors that he laughs at a lot of them. The Kevin Love-to-Dallas speculation fell into that category. “I know what we’re talking about and not talking about,” Cuban said. “We take pride in the fact that you never read about our deals before they..." February 19
League sources say Phoenix, Charlotte, OKC, Minnesota and Sac have Bucks guard Gary Neal on their radar.
The Grizzlies and Timberwolves have gained momentum on a deal that would send Tayshaun Prince and Tony Allen to Minnesota, sources say.
CBSSports.com "The Lakers and Mavericks are trying to assemble trade offers for prospective free agent Kevin Love, but thus far the Timberwolves have given no indication they'll consider moving the All-Star forward by Thursday's deadline, league sources told CBSSports.com. Love will be a free agent in 2015,..." February 19
Pekovic is not practicing and will not play tomorrow. Martin is still tentatively scheduled to see a doctor on Friday for his thumb #Twolves
With Minnesota in eternal pursuit of keeping Kevin Love, rival teams given impression that anybody but Love himself is up for discussion.
ESPN.com "Andre Miller last played for the Denver Nuggets in late December. His next game could well be at the end of February. In a Minnesota Timberwolves uniform. The latest buzz regarding Denver's disgruntled point guard in advance of Thursday's 3 p.m. ET trade deadline has the Timberwolves..." February 18
Yahoo! Sports "The Memphis Grizzlies are discussing a deal with the Minnesota Timberwolves centered on forward Chase Budinger and guard J.J. Barea, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Memphis wants to include forward Tayshaun Prince into the package and the deal could be expanded to include guard Tony Allen,..." February 18
Hearing Minnesota among teams expressing interest in trading for Denver's Andre Miller ... provided JJ Barea moves elsewhere before deadline
Fansided "The NBA trade deadline is approaching rapidly, but some of the names being discussed are not going to be moving until the 2015 offseason. Perhaps the biggest name hitting the market that year is Minnesota Timberwolves star forward Kevin Love, who is rumored to be going everywhere from New York to..." February 17
Minneapolis Star Tribune "The way Timberwolves three-time All-Star Kevin Love recalls it, he knew he was destined to become a “stretch” power forward well before he helped make the term such a part of the NBA’s new vernacular. “I think I kind of knew before it happened,” he said. His father, Stan, once told an..." February 16
Pro Basketball Talk "John Wall‘s final dunk of the night won the 2014 Slam Dunk Contest for the team representing the Eastern Conference, but the drastic format changes to the event, and not any of its dunks, are what will be remembered most from this year’s All-Star Saturday showcase. “I think it was cool,” Wall..." February 16
Pro Basketball Talk "In the first year of the new 3-point contest format, the 27-year old Marco Belinelli emerged victorious, holding off Sophomore Bradley Beal with a contest-high 24-point performance in the tiebreaker round to beat Beal’s 18-point performance. The first format change, which pitted the conferences..." February 16
Pro Basketball Talk "Damian Lillard’s busy All-Star Saturday night started out pretty darn well — with a repeat win. Lillard will be in all three major events on the evening and first out of the gate he and Trey Burke teamed up to win the NBA All-Star Saturday Skills Challenge — by just one tenth of a second over..." February 16
NBA.com "Miami's Chris Bosh hit a half-court shot to give Team Bosh the victory in the Shooting Stars contest that opened up NBA All-Star Saturday night. Bosh and teammates Dominique Wilkins and WNBA player Swin Cash had a final-round time of 31.4 seconds. Each team must hit shots from 10 feet from a..." February 16
Fansided "One of the most talked about players in the NBA when it comes to where he’ll sign in free agency is actually still under contract for another year and a half. Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star forward Kevin Love has been rumored to be going anywhere from New York to Los Angeles and even Oklahoma..." February 15
SB Nation "Andre Drummond scored 30 points, grabbed 25 rebounds and was selected the Rising Stars MVP as he led Team Hill over Team Webber, 142-136. The second-year big man got most of his work done early; he scored 17 points and collected 11 rebounds in the first half. Kevin Love recognized. Anthony..." February 15
ESPN.com "By next season, the NBA is planning to create and use a centralized replay center to help referees and speed up games. "What we're in the process of doing is we're going to create a central location where we'll have people there who will be watching every game," NBA president of basketball..." February 15
Fox Sports North "Names and numbers. Kareem. Shaq. Garnett. 25/10. Double-double. Minnesota's second-ever All-Star starter. Kevin Love entered the NBA in 2008 a stocky, ox-like bruiser known as a post presence and not much else. He enters this weekend's All-Star Game as one of the league's toughest outs,..." February 14
College Basketball Talk "With the shift in leadership from David Stern to Adam Silver, the NBA has begun a new era with Silver taking over as commissioner. Last week it was discussed that one area in which Silver would like to make changes is the NBA’s age limit, which would be raised from 19 to 20 years old if Silver..." February 14
Direct Elect selections 4 Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame: Sweetwater Clifton, Guy Rodgers, Slick Leonard, Sarunas Marciulionis, David Stern.
Minneapolis Star Tribune "This outcome was going to stick with them for a week, no matter what. With the All-Star break looming, the Wolves were going to either relish this — or let it fester — for a while. So it felt good. Facing a Denver team even more banged up than they are, the Wolves took out their frustration..." February 13