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Gersson Rosas Believes in Ryan Saunders

Ryan Saunders was munching on a bag of potato chips Friday afternoon at the NBA's pre-Draft combine in Chicago. Two seats to Saunders' left...

The Minnesota Timberwolves and Their League-Worst 3-point Defense

To say the 2018-19 Minnesota Timberwolves struggle to defend the 3-point line would be a massive understatement -- and admittance of not having watched...

Broken Pick-and-Roll Defense: A Tale as Old as Thibs

It's been the bane of the Minnesota Timberwolves defense three years running. If you're playing the Wolves, have a point guard with distribution abilities...

Ryan Saunders and Rejuvenating a Stalled Timberwolves Defense

The Minnesota Timberwolves spent a chunk of Tuesday afternoon's practice, before their victory Wednesday over the Memphis Grizzlies, specifically focusing on their pick-and-roll defense....

If Everything Around Karl-Anthony Towns Continues To Change, KAT Can Break...

There is something inherently numbing when it comes to Karl-Anthony Towns' massive offensive performances these days. The fifth-year big man has begun to so...

Without Butler, ‘Switching’ is the Talk of the Town in Timberwolves...

Believe it or not, Tom Thibodeau and his 2018-19 Minnesota Timberwolves have answered questions this season other than, "So what's the deal with this...

‘The New NBA, Finally’: Tom Thibodeau and the Theory of Defensive...

For the 2018-19 Minnesota Timberwolves, the most easily discernable departure from the identity of last season's 47-win team is found in this new group's...

Second-Down Struggles an Early Concern For Vikings Defense

Starting with last year's Divisional Round playoff game against the New Orleans Saints, a trend began developing that has leaked into the Minnesota Vikings'...

What Are the Odds the Vikings Defense Regresses?

It’s no secret that the Minnesota Vikings have been driven by the strength of their defense since Mike Zimmer took the head coaching job...

FAKLIS: How Did the Timberwolves End Up Here?

Maybe the playoffs were never like an absolute certainty for the Timberwolves, but it felt like it early on. But on Wednesday night, they will...