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Locked On Wolves - Daily Podcast On The Minnesota Timberwolves

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Ben Beecken brings you an in-depth, daily look at the #Wolves and the NBA. Locked On Wolves is the best way to get quick-hitting, accurate, and year-round Minnesota Timberwolves analysis. The Locked On Wolves Podcast is part of the Locked on Podcast Network. Follow @bbeecken and @lockedontwolves on Twitter to stay up-to-date with the latest Wolves news and reaction. #NBA #Timberwolves #Twolves

Ben Beecken brings you an in-depth, daily look at the #Wolves and the NBA. Locked On Wolves is the best way to get quick-hitting, accurate, and year-round Minnesota Timberwolves analysis. The Locked On Wolves Podcast is part of the Locked on Podcast Network. Follow @bbeecken and @lockedontwolves on Twitter to stay up-to-date with the latest Wolves news and reaction. #NBA #Timberwolves #Twolves
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Ben Beecken brings you an in-depth, daily look at the #Wolves and the NBA. Locked On Wolves is the best way to get quick-hitting, accurate, and year-round Minnesota Timberwolves analysis. The Locked On Wolves Podcast is part of the Locked on Podcast Network. Follow @bbeecken and @lockedontwolves on Twitter to stay up-to-date with the latest Wolves news and reaction. #NBA #Timberwolves #Twolves

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Episodes

November 13: Power rankings, Wolves-Spurs preview

11/13/2019
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The Wolves will take on the San Antonio Spurs at home on Wednesday night. How will the Wolves' defense, which funnels opposing guards towards mid-range shots, handle the league's best mid-range-shooting team? Also, we take a look at a few of the power rankings from around the league. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:24:28

November 12: Wiggins dominates the Pistons

11/12/2019
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Andrew Wiggins turned in another star-caliber performance as the Wolves went on the road and defeated the Detroit Pistons in the back half of their first back-to-back set of the season, improving their record to 6-4. We'll recap the game and talk studs and duds from Wolves-Pistons in what was an all-around solid game for the Timberwolves. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:20

November 11: Wolves split the weekend, face Pistons Monday

11/11/2019
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The Wolves beat the Golden State Warriors on Friday behind 40 points from Andrew Wiggins while overcoming 52 from D'Angelo Russell in an overtime affair. Minnesota also took the Denver Nuggets to overtime on Sunday despite a historically-bad shooting performance from beyond the arc, but were ultimately done-in by a rainbow of a game-winner from Nikola Jokic. Plus, we preview Wolves-Pistons on Monday night. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:39

November 8: The Wolves better beat the Warriors...

11/8/2019
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The Timberwolves will take on the Golden State Warriors on Friday night at Target Center. It's just the third home game of the season for the Wolves, and while they still me be sans Jeff Teague (illness) and Shabazz Napier (hamstring), the Warriors will be without Draymond Green and, of course, Steph Curry. Even if D'Angelo Russell plays, the Wolves should win this one... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:22

November 7: What Ryan Saunders should have differently in Wolves loss to Grizzlies

11/7/2019
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The Wolves fell to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night despite getting Karl-Anthony Towns back from a two-game suspension. Even though the Timberwolves were shorthanded at the point guard spot, there was a key rotation issue where head coach Ryan Saunders failed to make an adjustment. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:12

November 6: League-wide power rankings, Wolves-Grizzlies preview

11/6/2019
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The Wolves will be at FedEx Forum to take on the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday evening. We preview that matchup, discussing key injuries for each team and what to watch for as Minnesota faces off against what has arguably been the league's worst team thus far. Also, we take a look at some of the more prominent league-wide power rankings through Week Two of the young season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:40

November 5: Wolves fall to Bucks, and who's the backup center?

11/5/2019
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The Wolves fell to the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night at Target Center. It was their second game without Karl-Anthony Towns, and things didn't turn out as well this time around as they did in Washington last time out. The Wolves put up a strong fight early but ultimately were blown out in the second half. Also, when Towns returns on Wednesday in Memphis, who will get the minutes at the backup center spot? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:41

LOCKED ON WOLVES - November 4: Wolves destroy Wizards, Bucks are next

11/4/2019
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The Wolves defeated the Washington Wizards with ease this weekend despite Karl-Anthony Towns sitting out the first game of his two-game suspension. Gorgui Dieng filled in admirably, among other Wolves who stepped up and filled out the scoring column. Plus, Wolves-Bucks tips off on Monday night... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:13

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 31: KAT and Embiid box it out

10/31/2019
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The Wolves fell to the Sixers by 22 points, but the real story was the Karl-Anthony Towns vs. Joel Embiid boxing match. And not in a figurative sense: both KAT and Embiid were ejected. Unfortunately, it had no impact on a game that the Sixers controlled from late in the first quarter until the final buzzer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:55

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 29: The Wolves are 3-0!

10/29/2019
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The Wolves are 3-0, and there's plenty to talk about. There's Karl-Anthony Towns' MVP-caliber start, Andrew Wiggins' closing ability in the win over the Miami Heat, and strong point guard play. We talk about stock-up, stock-down for a few Wolves players, as well as consider Minnesota's ranking in a variety of power ranking articles around the NBA landscape. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:55

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 25: Previewing Wolves-Hornets

10/25/2019
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The Wolves will look to improve to 2-0 as they head to Charlotte and take on the Hornets on Friday night. Charlotte defeated the Bulls in a narrow opening night win earlier this week. The Wolves will look to win the rebounding battle and come away with an easy win behind the best player on the floor for either team on Friday in Karl-Anthony Towns. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:16

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 24: An OT thriller over the Nets

10/24/2019
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The Wolves led by 18 points in the first half and trailed by eight in the fourth quarter before overcoming the Brooklyn Nets and 50 points from Kyrie Irving in his debut in black and white on Wednesday night at Barclays Center. Karl-Anthony Towns had a monster game, and Ryan Saunders' rotations were intriguing, to say the least. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:13

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 23: Opening Night, plus final predictions

10/23/2019
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The season starts tonights with Wolves-Nets in Brooklyn! That matchup is dissected, plus a few final predictions from Ben on the season as a whole, including some oddly specific guesses on individual statistics and potential personnel moves. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:31

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 21: A bold prediction, key themes for the season

10/21/2019
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The season starts on Wednesday, which means it's time to talk bold predictions and key themes for the 2019-20 Wolves. We take a look at some of the important things to look out for early in the season, plus a bold prediction and the final win total that Wolves fans should expect to see this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:57

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 17: The home stretch of the preseason

10/17/2019
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The preseason is almost over! We talk Wolves-Pacers and Karl-Anthony Towns' big game in the Wolves' win, plus what to watch for in the preseason finale against the Milwaukee Bucks and how the end of the roster is shaping up. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:49

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 15: Battle for the final roster spot, plus roster moves

10/15/2019
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The battle for the final spot on the Wolves roster continues as the preseason rolls on. Also, Minnesota made some minor roster moves early in the week that will have more of an impact on the Iowa Wolves than on the big club in Minneapolis. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:24:15

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 14: Wolves show progress in preseason win

10/14/2019
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After a rough couple of games to start preseason play, the Wolves had a strong performance in a 30-point win over Maccabi Haifa on Sunday evening. Also, we talk about the pros and cons of the team's offense and defense so far in the preseason. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:53

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 10: Preseason loss to Suns, previewing Warriors

10/10/2019
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The Wolves dropped the preseason opener against the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night, but what were the bright spots? Also, what did the rotation look like? The Wolves head to San Francisco to take on the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night, so we quickly preview the matchup and what to watch for. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:06

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 8: Previewing Wolves-Suns, potential rotation

10/8/2019
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The Wolves are about to tip-off against the Phoenix Suns for their first preseason action of the year. We'll preview the lineups and the matchup, including injuries that may effect what players we see in the game. Then, a quick look at the Wolves' potential rotation and how Karl-Anthony Towns may be utilized. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:21:46

LOCKED ON WOLVES - October 4: Training camp notes and Wolves' relevancy

10/4/2019
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Training camp is already almost over. Let's talk training camp notes, plus whether or not the Wolves are back in NBA irrelevancy, as a prominent NBA writer suggested this week. Also, Andrew Wiggins' not-so-sneaky comments about Tom Thibodeau. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:18