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  1. Ricky Rubio makes his return to Target Center for the Wolves' home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... in six years, it's hard to build a culture like that," said Rubio, who played for Rick Adelman, Saunders, Sam Mitchell and Tom Thibodeau. "It's hard when you have so many coaches going on and on. It was everything: coaches, GMs, players going by. I ...


  2. With Tom Thibodeau back, Timberwolves finally have some stabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... was their coach. After he retired, Flip Saunders coached the team in 2014. After his tragic death in 2015, Sam Mitchell took the reins. When he was let go, Thibodeau took on the role last season. For the first time in the young careers of many of ...


  3. 5 Things I like and don't like - Timberwolves offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Canis Hoopus

    ... ever sign with the wolves. Off the top of my head the best I can think of are AK47, Kevin Martin, Malik Sealy, Sam Mitchell? And to top it off, being rumored as one of Kyrie's top choices for teams to be traded to! They like us, they really like us! ...


  4. Timberwolves sign Shabazz MuhammadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | ABS-CBN News

    ... games. Muhammad recorded his 23rd career game of 20+ points off the bench April 12, 2017 at Houston, surpassing Sam Mitchell (22) for the most such games in franchise history.


  5. Making a Case For a 50-Win Minnesota Timberwolves SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Canis Hoopus

    ... been illogical. An optimistic outlook on Towns, Wiggins, and LaVine was further buoyed by the change from Sam Mitchell to Tom Thiboeau as head coach. Things were looking up, the playoffs seemed plausible. But the development did not happen. Towns, ...


  6. Timberwolves Roundup: Target Center renovation, David AdelmanRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | Dunking with Wolves

    ... Rick Adelman 's son and was on the Wolves staff through 2015-16 under Flip Saunders and interim head coach Sam Mitchell . Great hire for the Nuggets. Adelman a gifted young coach that players respect. Look for him to be the o-coordinator for Malone. ...


  7. Tom Thibodeau is Walking on Thin IceRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Dunking with Wolves

    ... all the newly acquired additions - Thib's is under a lot of pressure to perform. During the 2015-16' season, Sam Mitchell was put under the tough task of leading this team after the terrible loss of Minnesota Timberwolves legend Flip Saunders. ...


  8. Tom Thibodeau and the Timberwolves are zigging while others zagRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | Dunking with Wolves

    ... but let's be clear: the 2017-18 version of the Timberwolves will still launch three-pointers. It won't be a Sam Mitchell or Flip Saunders-designed offense in which the three-balls were few and far between. (Yes, Minnesota was last in the NBA in ...


  9. Rubio leaves Minnesota: - Maybe it wasn't meant to be'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... who died last year, was being treated for lung cancer. The connection was not the same with interim coach Sam Mitchell two seasons ago or Thibodeau last season. Thibodeau has long preferred his point guards to be scoring threats, and he considered ...


  10. Goodbye Zach: Reflecting on Zach LaVine's Stint in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Canis Hoopus

    ... task at hand with the help of unlimited confidence. As Minnesota transitioned after Saunders' tragic death to Sam Mitchell and then to Tom Thibod eau, LaVine's confidence never seemed to waver. Whether it was adjusting to three different coaching ...


  11. Wolves' trade should make all fans, and area NBA skeptics, instantl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... the die-hards who have been suffering thru 13 years of Dwayne Casey, Randy Wittman, Kurt Rambis, Rick Adelman, Sam Mitchell, David Kahn, and mostly stiffs or poorly-selected talent are whining about "giving up too much" and preaching patience. The ...


  12. Wolves boss Tom Thibodeau needs to speak up and sell team's visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... to do that was a disaster. The opinion here is the Wolves were in better standing with the sporting public with Sam Mitchell as the coach at the end of a 29-53 season in April 2016, than they are today with Thibodeau after a 31-51 debut. Mitchell's ...


  13. Grading the Timberwolves' Shabazz MuhammadRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Dunking with Wolves

    After a successful 2015-16 season for Shabazz Muhammad , 2016-17 was an up-and-down campaign under new head coach Tom Thibodeau. The seemingly tough, defensive-minded Thibodeau gave Muhammad less minutes this year than he received under Sam Mitchell during the prior campaign, but he largely produced the same amount offensively.


  14. Five things that must happen for the Timberwolves to make the playoffs next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... Tom Thibodeau. The head coach has a reputation for being a defensive fixer. But the Wolves two years ago under Sam Mitchell had a defensive efficiency that ranked 27th in the NBA. Last year they were tied for 26th. If there is any silver lining, the ...


  15. Minnesota Timberwolves Draft HistoryRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | Dunking with Wolves

    ... All-Rookie First Team his debut season, and was eventually traded in 1992 along with former Timberwolves coach Sam Mitchell . Gary Leonard played just one season with the Wolves before he was waived. Leonard averaged 1.5 points in 5.8 minutes in ...


  16. Pelicans reportedly considering Sam Mitchell for assistant coach jobRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | CBS Sports

    Sam Mitchell was last seen filling in for the Timberwolves on an interim basis after the sudden death of Flip Saunders in October 2015. Mitchell was an assistant the year before and coached Minnesota through a pretty unsuccessful season in his year as interim.


  17. Sam Mitchell a candidate for New Orleans Pelicans coaching staff: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 |

    New Orleans Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry is shaking up his staff, and Sam Mitchell could be his next assistant hired, according to reports. (Photo by David Grunfeld, Former Toronto Raptors and Minnesota Timberwolves coach Sam Mitchell is a candidate to join the New Orleans Pelicans staff as an assistant under coach Alvin Gentry, The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Thursday night.


  18. Sources: Sam Mitchell to join Pelicans coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... is no longer in his position as one of the three bench assistants, multiple league sources told The Advocate. Sam Mitchell has reportedly emerged a candidate for that vacant spot, according The Vertical. It means the only holdover next to Gentry on ...


  19. Sam Mitchell reportedly candidate to join Pelicans' coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 |

    Mitchell is a candidate to join Alvin Gentry's coaching staff with the New Orleans Pelicans, according to a report from The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski. Sources: Ex-Toronto and Minnesota coach Sam Mitchell has emerged as an assistant coaching candidate for Alvin Gentry's New Orleans staff.


  20. Minnesota Timberwolves: What If They Drafted Antetokounmpo, Gobert?Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | Dunking with Wolves

    ... in this scenario, the tragedy that struck the Wolves in the fall of 2015 would've still taken place and Sam Mitchell replaces the late Flip Saunders as coach before the season begins. On the court, the Wolves' front office and their fans would have ...