A Timberwolves team likely to be competitive in 2017-18 means fans are in line for more relevant games than they've watched in more than a decade. Minnesota is scheduled to play on national television 25 times this season, a signal that the hype surrounding this team isn't limited to this state
Minnesota Timberwolves fans interested in watching their team in the preseason will have to hit the road — or go overseas. The abbreviated exhibition schedule will include games in Anaheim on Sept. 30 against the Los Angeles Lakers, and in China on Oct. 5 and Oct. 8 against the Golden State Warriors.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are kind of in a time warp. Last season, they were expected to make a huge leap and become a playoff team, with some analysts suggesting they might win 50 games or more. Instead, they started 5-13, and only finished with an above-.500 record in one month of the season. By the