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North Score

North Score

Reporters Chris Hine and Michael Rand talk trends, answer burning questions and look through an analytics lens to find new stories within Minnesota teams.

Episode 1: Listen: On Jimmy Butler's impact, Logan Morrison's launch angle and more

Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler is carried off the court by teammates after appearing in pain with his knee during the third quarter of Friday's game.

Intro: The debut of the North Score podcast. What is this, anyway? 3:00: The Timberwolves are going to be without Jimmy Butler for a while. What do the numbers tell us about his impact this season? 10:00: The Wolves are the worst in the NBA at boxing out. 20:00: The Twins' new addition, Logan Morrison, made himself a home run hitter last year. How did he do it? 27:00: Quick hits on the Wild's playoff odds and Vikings QB situation.