Ranking where Jimmy Butler lands on the Dwight Howard ‘teams only tolerate me because I’m great’ scale

Jimmy Butler is great but would teams tolerate him if he wasn’t?Image: Getty Images Everyone has had that coworker who kind of sucks but is really good at his job […]

Timberwolves huffing fumes of playoff berth instead of coasting off them

UGHPhoto: Getty Images The Minnesota Timberwolves were eliminated from the playoffs on April 29, and with that 114-106 loss to Memphis, we thought all aspects of the T-Wolves franchise would […]

The narcissism of Nets’ Kyrie Irving and NBA anti-vaxxers is inhumane

Stop talking.Illustration: Brooklyn Nets This wasn’t supposed to happen. Quite frankly, it’s mind-boggling that we’re even here. And by here, I mean this moment in which the beginning of the […]

Is Karl-Anthony Towns still ‘the man’ in Minnesota?

KATPhoto: Getty Images After three pitiful playoff games, on Saturday Karl-Anthony Towns put together the best game of his brief playoff career, finishing with 33 points and 14 rebounds on […]

Anthony Edwards has arrived as the man in Minnesota

Anthony EdwardsPhoto: Getty Images Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards made a lasting impression Saturday in his playoff debut against Memphis. Edwards kicked down the door and dominated the Grizzlies, setting […]

The Timberwolves’ ‘trial and error’ era meets its polar opposite in Memphis

Patrick Beverley and Anthony Edwards of the Minnesota Timberwolves celebrate a 109-104 victory against the Los Angeles Clippers to advance to the NBA Playoffs.Image: Getty Images The Minnesota Timberwolves have […]

Which NBA teams advance after Tuesday’s play-in games?

The Cavs and Nets are set to face off tomorrow.Photo: Getty Images It’s play-in tournament time, and now that we know all the participants, let’s look at Day One, which […]

Joel Embiid’s scoring title is a BIG deal

Joel EmbiidPhoto: Getty Images Joel Embiid capped off his chase for the scoring crown on Saturday night by summoning a brilliant 41-point, 20-rebound outing in the Philadelphia 76ers’ 133-120 win […]

The Clippers could break through in the playoffs

Paul George and the Clippers could be a team to surprise.Illustration: Getty Images Everyone’s favorite time of the year is finally here. We’re just days away from the NBA’s Play-in […]

What’s next for Emoni Bates, Memphis’ struggling five-star wing

Image: Getty (Getty Images) Jalen Duren and Chet Homgren’s matchup in the Round of 32 provided a preview of two future lottery picks in the upcoming NBA Draft. Holmgren and […]