Thursday, February 22, 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.

Butler Sits While Towns Notches Double-Double in 2018 NBA All-Star Game

The NBA All-Star game is meaningless outside of the fun for the fans and the break for (most of) the players, but the game's...

Ep. 125: Flip and All-Star Weekend with Kickstradomis

Tim Faklis, Dane Moore, David Naylor and Tom Schreier discuss All-Star Weekend before Kickstradomis joins the show (15:00) to talk about the Flip Saunders-inspired...

Timberwolves Have a Tough Test After the All-Star Break

When considering the entire season's body of work, it's hard not to feel good about the Timberwolves heading into All-Star break. They've already passed their...

2/15 RECAP: Wolves Head into Badly-Needed All-Star Break After Win Over...

Karl-Anthony Towns might have best exemplified the Timberwolves' need for a break after their Thursday night win over the Los Angeles Lakers. As he speedily...

Flip Saunders: Remembered by Players, Coaches, Fans and Me

On Thursday night, a Minnesota basketball legend will be honored. Flip Saunders was the Minnesota Mr. Basketball winner in 1973, a four-year starting point guard...

2/13 RECAP: Rockets Show Separation in Western Conference in Win Over...

The Timberwolves and the Rockets are only split by two spots in the playoffs, but the difference everywhere else is fairly staggering. "When they’ve got...

Timberwolves Look to Go Into All-Star Break on a Good Note

For the most part, it hasn't been the best couple weeks in Timberwolves basketball. On Tuesday, the Timberwolves play the Houston Rockets, one of the...

WOLVES WIRED Ep. 124: Tim and Dane Return from the Road

Tim Faklis and Dane Moore return from the Cleveland-Chicago road trip to join David Naylor and Tom Schreier in studio for the first time...

2/11 RECAP: Timberwolves Close Win Over Lottery-Bound Kings Felt Uncomfortably Familar

On a night where the Timberwolves notched their 13th win in a row, the natural inclination to celebrate didn't feel appropriate. Yes, the Wolves haven't lost...

Stephon Marbury Retires from Basketball After 22-Year Career

Stephon Marbury called it a career in Beijing, and likely altogether on Sunday after playing his last game with the Fly Dragons. He announced his...