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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.

Let’s Calm Down: Karl-Anthony Towns Isn’t Going Anywhere

On Friday afternoon, ESPN's Zach Lowe and Brian Windhorst -- two of the best NBA reporters in the business -- sat down to do a...

FAKLIS: Avoiding the Draft Lottery and the Meaning of Firsts

Watching Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery was a strange experience for most Timberwolves fans. For over a decade, the large plastic drum containing hundreds of...

WOLVES WIRED Ep. 148: Ducking the Luxury Tax and Offseason Chatter

Tim Faklis, Dane Moore, David Naylor and Tom Schreier discuss whether the Minnesota Timberwolves will go into the luxury tax, what an Andrew Wiggins...

FAKLIS: Differing Development Paths of Towns and Wiggins Will Likely Lead...

Starting next season, Andrew Wiggins will be a max contract player. A year from that, Karl-Anthony Towns will join him. Aside from being teammates, the...

REPORT: Amidst Allegations of “Improper Interactions”, Assistant Coach Rick Brunson Resigns...

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday the resignation of Rick Brunson, who had served as assistant coach through the past two seasons. This news came a...

WOLVES WIRED Ep 147: Roster Reviews Part 2 – The Guards

Despite hopes of talking about the rest of the NBA playoffs, Tim, Dane and David go deep into analysis on all the non-bigs on the...

WOLVES WIRED Ep. 146: Roster Reviews Part 1 – The Bigs

Tim, Dane and David go through every big man on the Timberwolves roster (and Derrick Rose) and determine whether or not they met expectations. Look...

REPORTS: Jamal Crawford to Decline Player Option, Become Free Agent

According to Chris Haynes of ESPN, Jamal Crawford will decline his 2018-19 player option for $4.5 million and become a free agent this summer. Crawford, who turned...

WOLVES WIRED Ep. 145: The Good and the Bad of the...

Tim Faklis, Dane Moore and Tom Schreier recap the season with Minnesota Timberwolves play-by-play man Dave Benz by going over the good and the...

Timberwolves Season in Review, Part 2: A Look Back at the...

Tom Thibodeau and Scott Layden were all smiles at Monday's end-of-year press conference. Yes, Thibodeau smiled -- and laughed! -- as they recapped their second...