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Flip Saunders

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  • NBA rookies aren't making a splash

    Flip Saunders coached a 19-year-old rookie forward named Kevin Garnett with the Minnesota Timberwolves in 1995-96, and that experience helped him devise a plan for the two teenagers on his current team. In June, Minnesota drafted 19-year-old Kansas...
  • Even lowly Timberwolves are too much for lowlier Lakers

    Before the last-place Lakers hosted the last-place Minnesota Timberwolves, Lakers Coach Byron Scott said the teams had something in common besides having won only three games so far this season. Minnesota, he said, is a club "we know is going to come in...
  • Spurs roll past Timberwolves, 123-101

    SAN ANTONIO Before Saturday's game against the Spurs began, Wolves coach Flip Saunders' biggest concern was energy. His Wolves had expended a bunch of it in vain in Friday's overtime loss to the Rockets at Target Center. Then the team's charter had to...
  • Spurs roll over Timberwolves

    Spurs roll over Timberwolves SAN ANTONIO -- Gregg Popovich is no autocrat. He runs the San Antonio Spurs as a form of democracy. Before the Spurs faced Minnesota on Saturday night, Popovich announced that he planned to give Tim Duncan the night off, and...
  • Rockets 114, Timberwolves 113, Overtime

    The Sports Xchange Rockets 114, Timberwolves 113, Overtime MINNEAPOLIS -- Nick Johnson's driving layup with less than one second remaining in overtime let the Houston Rockets stave off the suddenly feisty Minnesota Timberwolves in a 114-112 defeat on...
  • Scrappy Timberwolves force OT, but fall to Rockets, 114-112

    MINNEAPOLIS For all the drawbacks of having a roster loaded with young players, Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders noted there is one advantage. "They're pretty resilient," he said. "They forget pretty quickly, and they move on." Friday at Target Center,...
  • Rockets edge Timberwolves in overtime

    Rockets edge Timberwolves in overtime MINNEAPOLIS -- Despite a depleted roster, the Houston Rockets continue to find ways to win games and maintain their position near the top of the Western Conference standings. Keeping their recent hot streak going on...
  • Preview: Rockets at Timberwolves

    The Houston Rockets look to continue their winning ways when they visit the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday. The Rockets have won five of their last six - including a 105-96 victory over the Southwest Division-leading Memphis Grizzlies - to move within...
  • Patrick Reusse: Wolves-76ers game messy from the very beginning

    Cordarrelle Patterson returned the opening kickoff an NFL-record 109 yards for the Vikings against Green Bay on Oct. 27, 2013, in the Metrodome. That is no longer the perfect opening to a professional sporting event in Twin Cities history. Patterson's...
  • Sixers 85, Wolves 77

    The Sports Xchange Sixers 85, Wolves 77 MINNEAPOLIS -- The Philadelphia 76ers avoided a dubious place in the NBA record books on Wednesday, as they snapped a 17-game losing streak with their first victory of the season in an 85-77 defeat of the...
  • Sixers snap 17-game losing streak with 85-77 defeat of Timberwolves

    Sixers snap 17-game losing streak with 85-77 defeat of Timberwolves
    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Philadelphia 76ers avoided a dubious place in the NBA record books on Wednesday, as they snapped a 17-game losing streak with their first victory of the season in an 85-77 defeat of the Minnesota Timberwolves. Philadelphia entered the...