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Wiggins: 'There's no rush' on $148 million deal with Wolves

The fourth year guard hasn't signed the contract and doesn't have an agent, but isn't worried as camp opens.


Cunningham chooses Pelicans over Timberwolves

Veteran free agent and former Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham has agreed to re-sign with New Orleans, according to a report by the Vertical on Tuesday.

The Wolves still have three open roster spots, and some of the available options could add to the team's depth at guard or forward.


Wolves sign undrafted college stars from Maryland, Duke

Amile Jefferson and Melo Trimble will report to training camp on Friday with the team.


Shabazz Muhammad deal with Timberwolves is official

The four-year veteran guard returns to the Wolves for the minimum salary after being a free agent.


It's your big chance: Iowa Wolves hold local tryout Saturday

The Wolves' new G League team brings search for undiscovered talent to Minneapolis


Shabazz Muhammad near deal with Wolves, report says

ESPN reported Muhammad, who spent the past four seasons in Minnesota, has agreed to in principle to the league minimum to rejoin the Wolves.


Wolves open training camp at the end of the month in ... San Diego

Tom Thibodeau takes a page from old Boston playbook in scheduling training camp far, far away.


Wolves add two assistants, waiting on free agents to make decisions

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Wolves work to fill staff positions while they wait for free agents Dante Cunningham, Shabazz Muhammad and others to decide on offers


Wolves' new G League coach Roth likely has rookie Patton headed his way

New Iowa Wolves coach Scott Roth's history with Dirk Nowitzki, Pau Gasol and Kristaps Porzingis is one reason he was hired to lead a team that's expected to help develop rookie big man Justin Patton once the first-round draft pick recovers from a foot injury.


Karl-Anthony Towns speaks out on Charlottesville and Trump

"To anyone who says, 'Stick to sports' … let's be real: Our President used to host a reality TV show," wrote Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns.


Wolves will play 3 preseason games; two in China, one in L.A.

The team will be overseas with Golden State as part of the NBA's Global Games.


Timberwolves sign Marcus Georges-Hunt

The former Georgia Tech standout played most of last season in the NBA G League.


Maryland guard Trimble headed to Wolves camp

Maryland guard Melo Trimble (2) shoots the game-winning shot in the final moments of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan State, Saturday, March 4, 2017, in College Park, Md. Maryland won 63-60. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Trimble had a strong freshman season with the Terrapins, but stayed in school through his junior year and had his draft stock fall.


Anthony Brown signs with Timberwolves

The 6-7 forward has played for three NBA teams, and got a two-way deal with Minnesota.


Free agent guard Anthony Brown to join Timberwolves

The former Stanford standout is likely to spend most of the season with the G-League team in Des Moines.


Jamal Crawford: Timberwolves 'made sense on every level'

Jamal Crawford was first drafted in Minneapolis, and the Timberwolves have long had an interest in acquiring him. Moves by the team to bring in Jimmy Butler, Jeff Teague and Taj Gibson were an added enticement, he said.

New Timberwolves guard Jamal Crawford consulted former Wolf and fellow Seattle native Zach LaVine before he signed on.


Thibodeau on Wolves' point-guard swap: 'We have to get out of this hole'

Indiana Pacers' Jeff Teague, right, drives past Minnesota Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio, of Spain, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) ORG XMIT: MIN2017012621120851

Wolves coach/president Tom Thibodeau calls a Ricky Rubio/Jeff Teague swap an opportunity to improve team that he couldn't refuse


Beachem, Burton, Paige highlight Wolves' summer-league roster

North Carolina guard Marcus Paige shoots against Virginia guard Devon Hall during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game for the championship of the Atlantic Coast Conference men's tournament, Saturday, March 12, 2016, in Washington. North Carolina defeated Virginia 61-57. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) ORG XMIT: VZN204

The Wolves' Las Vegas Summer League team is missing rookie center Justin Patton, who's out indefinitely because of a broken bone in his left foot


Wolves, Gibson agree on two-year, $28 million deal

Chicago Bulls' Taj Gibson, center, reaches for the ball alongside Minnesota Timberwolves' Gorgui Dieng, left, and Chase Budinger during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in St. Louis. The Timberwolves won 113-112. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Free-agent signing reunited Tom Thibodeau with his former player.


New Timberwolves forward Justin Patton hits town running

Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau said GM Scott Layden came back from early-season scouting trip and said there was "a big guy from Creighton" they needed to keep their eyes on.