Timberwolves coach Wittman: We're nee...

Timberwolves coach Wittman: We're need to play smarter, not harder

There are 7 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Dec 2, 2008, titled Timberwolves coach Wittman: We're need to play smarter, not harder. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

More than a month into the NBA season, the Timberwolves held what coach Randy Wittman described as a "back-to-basics" practice Tuesday.

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Rosemount, MN

#1 Dec 3, 2008
Maybe Randy should be questioning what he's telling these guys. He's 38-102 with this team. Dwane Casey was 52-70 when he was unjustly fired. Randy's lucky he's buddies with McHale.
Danny Boy

Calgary, Canada

#2 Dec 3, 2008
Unreal...why does anyone even care what this dichead has to say...his record speaks volumes...hey McFale, nice record your buddy has...Hire Flip you idiot........

Milwaukee, WI

#3 Dec 3, 2008
Kevin Love 8.7ppg 6.4rpg 1.0apg
OJ Mayo 21.9ppg 4.6rpg 2.2apg

Randy Foye 12.8ppg 5.8apg
Brandon Roy 21.1ppg 5.3apg

Kevin McHale, you suck. Glen Taylor, idiot.

Minneapolis, MN

#4 Dec 3, 2008
Yeah, I'm thinking coaching lapses should be drawing players' ire as well.

And Drew, Mayo and Roy wouldn't be putting up those numbers for this sorry organization. We screw young talent all the time, they'd be no exceptions.

Tekamah, NE

#5 Dec 4, 2008
Consider this Wolfie fans:

Mayo: 21.3 pts 4.6 rb 2.3 ast
Love: 9.1 pts 6.7 rb 1.1 ast

Also, when Mchale made the Garnett trade, he originally wanted Rajon Rondo as part of the deal--he was a little known player at the time but McHale was right to want him included. Instead, Ainge said no, Kevin said "ok, we'll settle for Telfair instead". Rondo has turned into a legit point guard (check his triple double last night) and Telfair is playing like he always has, sub par. If we had gotten Rondo and Jefferson for Garnett plus the picks, it would have been a much more balanced trade. As it is, Boston has another championship courtesy of a Minnesota Pro franchise .
Can this franchise get any worse?

Oh yes. Here is my prediction: Wittman will drive us to another top 5 lottery pick and McHale will convince everyone to trade it to the Knicks (plus 3 future first round picks) for Stephon Marbury to come back home to where he belongs, as McHales next great idea to bring us back the glory years of a .500 season.
Sheesh. Worst managed and run team in the NBA.

420 DuDe

Since: Feb 08

ST.Paul, MN

#6 Dec 4, 2008
Timberwolves players are working hard ..the Team NEEDS a new Head Coach PLEASE !!!!!!!!!!
Very disappointed with their W/L record.
I was a big fan but I'm very sad, confused & DISAPPOINTED in the COACH ( Wittman ) HE must be FIRED & SOON !!!!!

Lakeville, MN

#7 Dec 4, 2008
At this point I don't care who they hire, just fire Wittman!

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