Open letter from Minnesota Timberwolv...

Open letter from Minnesota Timberwolves' David Kahn: Two point ...

There are 28 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Jun 26, 2009, titled Open letter from Minnesota Timberwolves' David Kahn: Two point .... In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

EDITOR'S NOTE: Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations David Kahn has written an open letter to Wolves fans, explaining their draft-day decisions of Thursday night.

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The Hoopsguru

Minneapolis, MN

#21 Jun 28, 2009
You always draft for best VALUE...especially while REBUILDING.

This was a GREAT draft by Kahn!
johnny

Bay Shore, NY

#22 Jun 29, 2009
the nba is too physical for ricky rubio, in my opinion, he needs to get stronger or else they will just elbow him and push him around, u have to be physical in the nba.
minnesotafan111

United States

#23 Aug 13, 2009
kahn is a moron...all he had to do was get a decent center...thabeet, then draft flynn who looks better than rubio on all the youtube clips, ellington is a good shooter..why the fuck they drafted what's his face and traded him to denver i don't know...they need a center, and a small forward..shit you could even play flynn, ellington, kevin love at sf, al at pf, and thabeet at center. plus these guys have no depth..they wasted a few picks here and will always be one of the shitty teams in the nba because of their drafting and free agent pick ups..
minnesotafan111

United States

#24 Aug 13, 2009
They didn't use the draft to obtain the most value. If they were going to draft players that weren't going to play they should have drafted the best available and traded for quality nba players that can make an impact. 2 out of their 5 picks will see playing time this year and they had 4 first round picks. They're draft grade is nothing better than a C. This is a franchise who also drafted busts like what's his name from fl and nbui ebi or whatever his name was. traded a ray allen for starbury (joke). also shouldn't have traded kevin love. so the guy can rebound but doesn't score enough. dennis rodman was a good rebounder but didn't score very much
minnesotafan111

United States

#25 Aug 13, 2009
they never could bring in any star players to help out kg, that's why he wanted out and look what happened.
minnesotafan111

United States

#26 Aug 13, 2009
Don't make me point out they traded Roy for Foye
minnesotafan111

United States

#27 Aug 13, 2009
The Hoopsguru wrote:
You always draft for best VALUE...especially while REBUILDING.
This was a GREAT draft by Kahn!
No offense but do you know anything about the twovles draft history..they drafted garnett, who after that has been out of the first round? traded brandon roy, oj mayo, and ray allen, not to mention drafting that hs bust in 2003 and that other bust from fl who's always hurt.
Sha Sha

Minneapolis, MN

#28 Aug 16, 2009
minnesotafan111 wrote:
kahn is a moron...all he had to do was get a decent center...thabeet, then draft flynn who looks better than rubio on all the youtube clips, ellington is a good shooter..why the **** they drafted what's his face and traded him to denver i don't know...they need a center, and a small forward..**** you could even play flynn, ellington, kevin love at sf, al at pf, and thabeet at center. plus these guys have no depth..they wasted a few picks here and will always be one of the **** teams in the nba because of their drafting and free agent pick ups..
Thabeet wasnt there when they drafted, and they would have had to trade Love and the #5 to trade up and get him. Thabeet sucks anyways. Kahn has a plan, which is better than anything that's happened with this team over the last 20 years.

BTW, I think you should post a few more times on this item... Just sayin.:)

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