Reporter | Timberwolves

Chris Hine is the Timberwolves reporter at the Star Tribune.

Chris Hine was the Star Tribune's sports analytics reporter before taking over the Wolves beat, He previously spent eight years covering college sports and the Chicago Blackhawks for the Chicago Tribune. He is an amateur piano player and songwriter in his spare time and has an unhealthy obsession with the music of Carole King. He is a 2009 graduate of the University of Notre Dame.


NBA's wish to keep Wolves in Minnesota more important than contract language

There is no stipulation in the Wolves sale contract to keep team here, but it's not that important.


Wolves' minority owner files suit against Taylor alleging breach of contract in sale

The lawsuit, filed in the District Court of Minnesota by Meyer Orbach, also said there was no stipulation in the proposed $1.5 billion sale of the franchises to Marc Lore and Alex Rodriguez that would keep the team in Minnesota.


Timberwolves assistants Vanterpool and Gates won't return next season.

Chris Finch, who took over on Feb. 21, will restructure some of his staff for 2021-22.


Where do the Wolves stand heading into the offseason? A player-by-player breakdown

A dismal start left the team out of the playoffs, but meshing and emerging talent toward the end of the season showed signs of promise


Rookie Edwards exits with a vow: 'I'm ready to go to the playoffs'

Season-ending interviews can be a bit stale. But Anthony Edwards turned up the volume when talking about what he expects next season.


Towns looks to better tomorrow with Wolves after strong finish to season

Karl-Anthony Towns sees a culture as the key to winning and reaffirmed his commitment to be part of the team going forward.


Wolves end trying season with win over Dallas; Edwards has big night

The Wolves played loose and well in their final game, showing the promise of their up-and-coming roster and showing off Rookie of the Year-hopeful Anthony Edwards.


Wolves-Dallas game recap

A quick look at Sunday's season finale.


Wolves-Dallas gameday preview

The Wolves prepare for their season finale while the Mavericks prepare for the playoffs.


Listless Timberwolves can't shoot in loss to injury-plagued Boston

Celtics walked away with a breezy 124-108 victory.