Markos Tsegaye is a writer for Zone Coverage after joining in June 2023. Earlier in 2023, he graduated from the University of Minnesota after earning his bachelor of arts degree in journalism. He is now looking to build a successful career as a sports journalist and embrace everything that comes with his new journey. When he gets the chance, Markos enjoys spending time with friends and family.
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An Aggressive Mike Conley Is Supercharging Minnesota’s Offense
By Markos Tsegaye - Dec 3, 2023
Mike Conley has made his mark as a pass-first point guard since arriving in Minnesota. He’s unlocked Rudy Gobert, calmed the game down whenever it has become […]
When Can We Buy Into Minnesota’s Early-Season Success?
By Markos Tsegaye - Nov 18, 2023
Sitting at 8-3, the Minnesota Timberwolves are off to their best start to a season since the Kevin Garnett era. They’ve made improvements across the board, particularly […]
Are the Wolves the Only Team Falling Victim To Second-Half Collapses?
By Markos Tsegaye - Nov 4, 2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been one of the best first-half teams over the past two years, regularly scoring at will in the first 24 minutes. On Monday […]
Don’t Expect Karl-Anthony Towns To Take A Backseat This Year
By Markos Tsegaye - Oct 23, 2023
After two years of impressive playoff showings and earning First Team All-Tournament in the FIBA World Cup, there’s an expectation that Anthony Edwards is now the Minnesota […]
Nickeil Alexander-Walker is Minnesota’s Perfect Spark Plug
By Markos Tsegaye - Oct 8, 2023
As we enter Year 2 of the Rudy Gobert era, the Minnesota Timberwolves’ depth is the most attractive aspect of their roster. It could be anyone’s night […]
Jaden McDaniels Still Has More To Offer
By Markos Tsegaye - Sep 24, 2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves value Jaden McDaniels highly. Not only is he a fan favorite, but the organization considers him to be one of their key players for […]
Can Chris Finch Straddle Two Eras Of Timberwolves Basketball?
By Markos Tsegaye - Sep 10, 2023
Last season, Chris Finch accomplished what no other head coach in Minnesota Timberwolves history had been able to do outside of Flip Saunders: consecutive playoff berths. It […]
Will Minnesota’s FIBA Representation Propel Them To Western Conference Superiority?
By Markos Tsegaye - Aug 26, 2023
The FIBA Basketball World Cup began Friday. Three countries are co-hosting the tournament: Indonesia, Japan, and the Philippines. In this span of international competition, the Minnesota Timberwolves […]
Does A Fully-Healthy Wolves Roster Hold Jaden McDaniels Back?
By Markos Tsegaye - Aug 11, 2023
Along with Anthony Edwards, Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jaden McDaniels is considered to be one of the most promising players on the roster. Whether it’s his 3-point shooting, […]
The Wolves Suffered From the Butterfly Effect Last Year
By Markos Tsegaye - Jul 28, 2023
Last season the Minnesota Timberwolves finished the regular season 42-40, falling into a difficult matchup with the Denver Nuggets in the first round. They lost to the […]
Brandon Williams Should Earn the Minnesota’s Final Two-Way Spot
By Markos Tsegaye - Jul 15, 2023
So far, Brandon Williams has had three good performances as the starting point guard of the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Summer League team. With center Luka Garza and guard […]
Wendell Moore Is Due For A Breakthrough Next Season
By Markos Tsegaye - Jul 3, 2023
Wendell Moore Jr. is entering his second season in the NBA. Considering the Minnesota Timberwolves’ lack of depth at point guard, expect the 21-year-old to capitalize on […]