Tagged: ‘Minnesota Timberwolves’

Schmeelk: Trading Rose For Rubio An Intriguing Option For Knicks
February 21st, 2017 at 12:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** By John Schmeelk» More Columns Ian Begley from ESPN reported Monday night that the Timberwolves have reached out to the Knicks to express their interest in acquiring point guard Derrick Rose. It makes a certain amount of sense in that Tom Thibodeau is Rose's former coach and might think he can...

Kristaps Porzingis Finishes Second in NBA Rookie of the Year Voting, Karl-Anthony Towns Won
May 16th, 2016 at 1:02 PM
In his rookie season, Kristaps Porzingis clearly showed why he is the future of the New York Knicks and how they got it right when they took him with the number four pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. ***PHOTO1*** His rookie season, in which, he averaged 14.3 points, 7.3 rebounds and 1.9...

Carmelo Anthony: Tom Thibodeau Would Have Taken Knicks Head Coaching Job If Offered
April 28th, 2016 at 5:42 PM
Leading into the offseason for the New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony wanted to be a part of the decision making as far as the talent went and how the roster would be constructed and part of that was the the choosing of the next head coach. ***PHOTO1*** So far, it doesn't seem...

Tom Thibodeau Wanted Knicks Head Coaching Job Before Taking Timberwolves Offer, Phil Jackson Passed: Report
April 24th, 2016 at 1:05 PM
Last week, former Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau accepted the offer to become the next head coach and team president of the Minnesota Timberwolves, agreeing on a five-year deal to have total control of a very good, young roster. ***PHOTO1*** However, before he accepted the Minnesota job, which was probably the...

Minnesota Timberwolves, not New York Knicks, to Hire Tom Thibodeau as Next Head Coach/President
April 20th, 2016 at 1:32 PM
So much for Tom Thibodeau crawling to come to Madison Square Garden to coach the New York Knicks, and with Phil Jackson there, it never looked like Thibodeau and the Knicks were going to be a match. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, it's the Minnesota Timberwolves, who recently fired Sam Mitchell as their previous head...