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January 11, 2019
Maryland Terrapins forward Jalen Smith (25) fouls Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Jordan Murphy (3) during the first half Jan. 8 at Williams Arena. Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers coach to Murphy: Get open, shoot more
January 11, 2019 - 5:48pm
January 10, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Ryan Saunders reacts to an officials call during the second half Tuesday, Jan. 8, against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Minnesota won 119-117 to get the win in Saunders' coaching debut. Alonzo Adams / USA TODAY Sports
Saunders' rapid rise is no surprise to those who know him best
January 10, 2019 - 8:58pm
January 9, 2019
College men's basketball: Locals lead Saints past Lions
January 9, 2019 - 10:05pm
College women's basketball: Reinertsen, UWS bounce back
January 9, 2019 - 8:44pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins (22) goes to the basket against Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) during the second quarter of their game Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Okahoma City. Alonzo Adams / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves’ Wiggins just played best game of his career. Is there more to come?
January 9, 2019 - 5:21pm
January 8, 2019
The Minnesota Timberwolves mob head coach Ryan Saunders (middle) after defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Minnesota won 119-117, giving Saunders his first victory as head coach. Alonzo Adams / USA TODAY Sports
Wiggins, Timberwolves give Saunders first victory
January 8, 2019 - 10:06pm
Maryland Terrapins forward Bruno Fernando (23) and guard Travis Valmon (20) block a shot by Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Dupree McBrayer (1) during the first half Tuesday, Jan. 8 at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers disappear in home loss to Maryland
January 8, 2019 - 8:53pm
Minnesota Timberwolves assistant coach Ryan Saunders before a game last season. Saunders was set to participate in his first game as head coach Tuesday, Jan. 8, against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Steve Mitchell / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves ‘rallying around’ new head coach Ryan Saunders
January 8, 2019 - 5:18pm
January 7, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler (23) reacts with Minnesota head coach Tom Thibodeau (left) during the fourth quarter at Target Center in a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Oct. 19. Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
John Shipley: Tom Thibodeau follows Jimmy Butler out the Timberwolves door, as it had to be
January 7, 2019 - 6:34pm
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Derrick Rose reacts against the Chicago Bulls during a Dec. 26 game at the United Center. Mike DiNovo / USA TODAY Sports
Wolves' Derrick Rose apologizes after saying doubters should ‘kill yourself’
January 7, 2019 - 6:10pm
Minnesota Gophers guard Amir Coffey (5) dribbles against Utah Utes guard Parker Van Dyke (5) at Williams Arena on Nov. 12. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Amir Coffey leads Big Ten in scoring — and Gophers to conference wins
January 7, 2019 - 6:10pm
Nov 25, 2016; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves assistant coach Ryan Saunders against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Ariz., on Nov. 25, 2016. Mark J. Rebilas / USA TODAY Sports
New Timberwolves coach Ryan Saunders has prepared his whole life for this opportunity
January 7, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 6, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau reacts during the second half against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on Wednesday, Jan. 2. The Timberwolves reportedly fired Thibodeau on Sunday. Greg M. Cooper / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves fire Tom Thibodeau, Ryan Saunders to be interim coach
January 6, 2019 - 6:47pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Taj Gibson (67)  guards Los Angeles Lakers forward Michael Beasley (11) during the first quarter at Target Center on Sunday. Jan. 6. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Rapid start ignites Timberwolves' rout of Lakers
January 6, 2019 - 6:30pm
January 5, 2019
College men's basketball: Defense dogs UMD in loss to Crookston
January 5, 2019 - 9:47pm
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