With addition of Luol Deng, Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau shuts off noise

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With addition of Luol Deng, Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau shuts off noise
With addition of Luol Deng, Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau shuts off noise

Media folks and NBA fans in Chicago and Minnesota have had some fun with it lately, but when the term “TimberBulls” was dropped on coach Tom Thibodeau, he didn't smile. Not even a little. “People are always going to talk about different things,” Thibodeau said during a break at the annual coaches meeting organized by the National Basketball Coaches Association. “But these aren't decisions that are just made on a whim.” Along with most of his peers, Thibodeau, who actually coaches the Timberwolves, was in town for a series of sessions Wednesday and Thursday with league executives, referees and representatives of the broadcast partners. His week had begun with the news that Minnesota had signed

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