Zach LaVine is developing into a polished scoring threat for Minnesota

Throughout his short NBA career, Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Zach LaVine has been known for one thing: his high-flying dunks. Ever since his days at UCLA, all people could talk about was his athleticism and high-flying acrobatics. However, its only for so long you can hold that moniker until people wonder if that is all […]

Watch: Zach LaVine throws down awesome dunk

Zach LaVine made the steal and then he was off to the races… knew he was going to make it count and he didn’t disappoint with this awesome open court dunk on Thursday night against Denver….. Zach LaVine makes it look easy!

April Autopsy: Minnesota Timberwolves

Tuesday night in Oracle Arena, the Minnesota Timberwolves reminded the NBA that although they didn’t come close to earning a playoff berth this season, they’re going to be heard from in the future. The question is: “How much?” The Timberwolves are definitely going to win more in the coming years, as long as Karl-Anthony Towns […]

The slam dunk contest is a showstopper, again

There is opinion. There is fact. There is sometimes opinion that is fact. And the fact is this: the NBA Slam Dunk Contest is the best individual event in team professional sports. Once again, it delivered Saturday night, won in spectacular fashion by Zach LaVine of the Minnesota Timberwolves. Like it or begrudgingly want it […]

NBA Moments: The bipolar T-Wolves beat the sluggish Heat

Tuesday night in the NBA, the Detroit Pistons simultaneously arrested a slide; got healthy at home; and knocked off the prohibitive Eastern Conference favorite. The Pistons’ victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers was one of the night’s most notable results. Yet, it felt notable because of what it said about one of the two teams involved […]

The NBA’s most important players: Northwest Division

The NBA’s Northwest Division rates as the league’s most mysterious collection of five teams. We know which team will rule the division, but after that, the picture becomes very cloudy. Sure, the Utah Jazz are a strong favorite to finish second in the division and make a push for a playoff spot, but it’s hard […]

The NBA gets the Taiwanese animation treatment…again!

It’s back! Those hilariously random Taiwanese animation videos about the NBA are back and this time their targets are the Knicks, Amar’e Stoudemire, James Dolan, Stephen Curry, Zach LaVine and more. And I mean a whole lot more. From LaVine taking selfies in mid-air during the dunk contest, the Knicks represented by a basketball-playing pig […]

Ricky Rubio Out, Zach LaVine In

It has been 11 days since The Minnesota Timberwolves beloved point guard, Ricky Rubio, left the game against Orlando with a rolled a ankle. Toward the beginning of the season Flip Saunders referred to this season as “developmental,” and those words have become the epitome of the Timberwolves. Reports from the Timberwolves camp say that Rubio […]

Rookies Aaron Gordon, Zach LaVine preparing for dunk showdown

It is the dead time of the season when solo workouts, high school gym-filling exhibitions and pick-up games take hold of the NBA. There are some really talented and athletic players in this year’s NBA Draft class. And they want you to know it. First, this past weekend at the Seattle ProAm, Timberwolves rookie Zach […]