Tuesday, January 23, 2018
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Tim Faklis

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Tim Faklis is a senior editor and the Timberwolves beat writer for Zone Coverage, as well as an NBA contributor for Sporting News. He's written about basketball and music for A Wolf Among Wolves, VICE, City Pages, Fansided, Growler Mag, Hardwood Paroxysm, The Classical, and others. As it stands right now, he remains the world's biggest Trenton Hassell fan.

12/22 RECAP: Wiggins and Teague Shine in Second Straight Butler-Less Win

For a Wolves team that was without Jimmy Butler and Jamal Crawford, without typical production from the healthy Karl-Anthony Towns, a Monday loss to...

What Karl-Anthony Towns Can Learn from Blake Griffin

It's clear that Karl-Anthony Towns is a star player, and on Tuesday, it'll be up to the coaches to decide whether that stardom will...

WOLVES WIRED Ep. 118: Wolves Get One Without Butler

Tim, Dane, David and Tom talk about the Wolves' big win over Toronto without Jimmy Butler, the major improvements of Tyus Jones, and what...

FAKLIS: How Serious is Jimmy Butler’s MVP Candidacy?

For the first time since you-know-who won the award in 2004, Target Center crowds are chanting "MVP" for their star player. https://twitter.com/cjzero/status/946237825359413248?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fthesportsdaily.com%2Fthe-sports-daily%2Ftimberwolves-fans-shower-jimmy-butler-with-mvp-chants%2F Jimmy Butler's successes through...

12/18 RECAP: Timberwolves Play into Rockets Style of Play, Lose Convincingly

Imagine a seven-game series against them. While the Timberwolves have only played against the Golden State Warriors – and now the Houston Rockets, after their...

WOLVES WIRED Ep. 117: Bad Losses and Good Wins

Tim, Dane and David discuss the Wolves' most recent loss to the Orlando Magic and what this set of bad losses might mean in...

FAKLIS: Take More From the Good Wins than the Bad Losses

Tuesday's loss to the Orlando Magic was a stinger for the fans, and the Wolves players themselves, in part because they've experienced games like...

1/16 PREGAME: Timberwolves Go for Six Straight in Orlando

Few NBA matchups exemplify polar opposite situations quite like this. The Timberwolves just went 5-0 on their five-game homestand, have won 12 of their last 15...

1/14 PREGAME: Timberwolves Look to Sweep Homestand in Game Against Blazers

When this homestand started, questions surrounding whether the Timberwolves would even grab three of five wins was a serious concern. With games against exclusively playoff-contending...

WOLVES WIRED Ep. 116: The Zach Podcast with Zach Harper

Tim Faklis, Zach Bennett (1), Dane Moore and David Naylor are joined by FanRag NBA and A Wolf Among Wolves writer, and Spotlight Media...