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May 20, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Ryan Saunders interim looks on during the second half March 29 against the Golden State Warriors at Target Center. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Saunders named Wolves head coach
14 hours 2 min ago
May 16, 2019
Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus (33) tries to drive past Washington Mystics guard Tierra Ruffin-Pratt (14) during a 2018 game in Des Moines, Iowa. Michael Zamora / USA TODAY NETWORK
Youthful energy keeps Lynx vets going
May 16, 2019 - 10:10pm
May 15, 2019
Lots of windows have been added the Target Center likes these in the main concourse. Photographed during media tour of the Target Center renovation on Monday, October 16, 2017. (Special to the Pioneer Press/John Autey)
So, the Timberwolves fell again. Who might be worthwhile at No. 11?
May 15, 2019 - 5:10pm
May 14, 2019
 general view of the stage prior to the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery Tuesday, May 14, at the Hilton Chicago. Patrick Gorski / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves to select 11th in 2019 NBA draft after yet again moving down in lottery
May 14, 2019 - 9:43pm
Minnesota Timberwolves  interim head coach Ryan Saunders looks on during the first half against the New Orleans Pelicans at Target Center on Saturday, Jan. 12. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves open head coaching search to outside candidates
May 14, 2019 - 4:59pm
May 13, 2019
New Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas, center, is introduced at a news conference in Minneapolis on Monday, May 6, 2019. At left is Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor and at right is Ethan Casson, the team’s CEO. (Dane Mizutani / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Jace Frederick: Gersson Rosas has plans for Timberwolves but right now he needs luck
May 13, 2019 - 10:08pm
New Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas, center, is introduced at a news conference in Minneapolis on Monday, May 6, 2019. At left is Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor and at right is Ethan Casson, the team’s CEO. (Dane Mizutani / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Frederick: Gersson Rosas has plans for Wolves, but now he needs luck
May 13, 2019 - 5:17pm
May 10, 2019
Minnesota Lynx guard Odyssey Sims (1) flexes after scoring two of her 20 against Washington in the second half a WNBA preseason game at Target Center in Minneapolis on Friday, May 10, 2019. The Lynx beat Washington, 86-79. (John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
New-Look Lynx win sloppy exhibition opener
May 10, 2019 - 11:04pm
May 9, 2019
Pictured is the Playmakers North 15U AAU boys basketball team. In the top row (from left) are LeRoy Fairbanks III (Cass Lake), Jack Manning (Thief River Falls), James LaValley (Bemidji), Isaac Severts (Bemidji), Tanner Pazdernik (Mahnomen) and coach James Williams II (Bemidji). In the bottom row are Nate Cihak (Detroit Lakes), James Williams III (Bemidji), Philip Sheets (Moose Lake) and Sam Wilson (Bemidji). (Submitted photo)
Local AAU basketball team wins Twin Cities tourney
May 9, 2019 - 6:25pm
UConn Huskies forward Napheesa Collier (24) dribbles up the court against Louisville Cardinals guard Dana Evans (1) during the second half in the championship game of the Albany, N.Y., regional in the women's 2019 NCAA Tournament at Times Union Center. Rich Barnes / USA TODAY Sports
Lynx want top pick Collier to add depth to her game
May 9, 2019 - 5:58pm
May 8, 2019
Minnesota guard Kenisha Bell (23) slows down the tempo against Syracuse in the fourth quarter of a NCAA Women’s basketball game at Williams Arena in Minneapolis, on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018.  John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
‘Learning my shot’ will be key in Kenisha Bell’s shot with hometown Lynx
May 8, 2019 - 4:19pm
May 6, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves interim head coach Ryan Saunders stands with center Karl-Anthony Towns (32), forward Andrew Wiggins (22), guard Tyus Jones (1), and forward Dario Saric (36) in the second quarter against Miami Heat at Target Center in Minneapolis on April 5, 2019. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves high on Ryan Saunders, but will Gersson Rosas keep him?
May 6, 2019 - 9:34pm
New Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas, center, is introduced at a news conference in Minneapolis on Monday, May 6, 2019. At left is Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor and at right is Ethan Casson, the team’s CEO. (Dane Mizutani / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
New president of basketball operations Rosas plans to build Timberwolves into a champion
May 6, 2019 - 6:02pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins (22) drives to the hoop against Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) in the second quarter at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City on March 14, 2019. Jeff Swinger / USA TODAY Sports
MIZUTANI: Timberwolves’ Rosas wants to help, not trade, Andrew Wiggins
May 6, 2019 - 5:49pm
May 5, 2019
Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus (33) tries to drive past Washington Mystics guard Tierra Ruffin-Pratt (14) during their WNBA preseason game at Wells Fargo Arena on May 6, 2018. Michael Zamora / The Register via USA TODAY NETWORK
Lynx gearing up for season of change
May 5, 2019 - 6:52pm