7 Shocking Timberwolves NBA Secrets That Will Leave You Speechless
1. Their original team name was the Minnesota Timberwolves, but it was shortened to just "Timberwolves" in 2017.
2. The Timberwolves have never won an NBA championship, but they made it to the Western Conference Finals in 2004.
3. The Timberwolves have played their home games at the Target Center in Minneapolis since 1990.
4. Kevin Garnett is widely considered the greatest Timberwolves player of all time. He spent 14 seasons with the team and won the NBA MVP award in 2004.
5. The Timberwolves have had some famous fans over the years, including Prince, who was a regular at their games.
6. In 2018, the Timberwolves acquired Jimmy Butler in a trade with the Chicago Bulls. Butler was a four-time All-Star at the time and was expected to take the team to the next level.
7. The Timberwolves have had some memorable uniforms over the years, including a green-and-blue "Northern Lights" jersey that was introduced in 2018.