Flip Saunders

Head coach Tom Thibodeau of the Chicago Bulls gives encouragement to his team against the Denver Nuggets during a preseason game at the United Center on October 25, 2013
Report: Tom Thibodeau agrees five-year Minnesota Timberwolves deal
Former Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau is reportedly on the verge of agreeing a five-year deal to become president and head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Apr 20, 18:41
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Los Angeles Lakers pay tribute to Flip Saunders with T-shirts
The Los Angeles Lakers wear specially designed T-shirts in tribute to Flip Saunders following the death of the Minnesota Timberwolves head coach.
Oct 29, 02:37
Zach LaVine #8 of the Minnesota Timberwolves shoots the ball as Serge Ibaka #9 of the Oklahoma City Thunder reaches over for a foul during the third quarter of the preseason game on October 7, 2015 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Zach LaVine determined to finish work started by Flip Saunders
Zach LaVine reveals his determination to finish the work started by Flip Saunders following the death of the Minnesota Timberwolves head coach.
Oct 27, 02:21
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Minnesota Timberwolves' Flip Saunders passes away after battle with cancer
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Flip Saunders passes away after losing his battle with Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
Oct 25, 18:21
Zach LaVine #8 of the Minnesota Timberwolves shoots the ball as Serge Ibaka #9 of the Oklahoma City Thunder reaches over for a foul during the third quarter of the preseason game on October 7, 2015 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Zach LaVine named Minnesota Timberwolves starter
Zach LaVine beats Kevin Martin to the starting spot at shooting guard as the Minnesota Timberwolves continue their preparations for the new season.
Oct 8, 03:56
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Minnesota Timberwolves' Flip Saunders forced into hospital for cancer treatment
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Flip Saunders suffers a setback in his battle against Hodgkin's lymphoma after he is forced back into hospital.
Sep 12, 22:42
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Minnesota Timberwolves' Sam Mitchell promoted to interim head coach?
The Minnesota Timberwolves are to promote Sam Mitchell to interim head coach as Flip Saunders focuses on his battle with cancer, according to reports.
Sep 10, 23:13
Tayshaun Prince for the Detroit Pistons in March 2015
Minnesota Timberwolves sign Tayshaun Prince
NBA veteran Tayshaun Prince signs with the Minnesota Timberwolves on a one-year deal.
Aug 21, 18:17
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Minnesota Timberwolves' Flip Saunders diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma
Minnesota Timberwolves president and head coach Flip Saunders discloses that he has been battling Hodgkin's lymphoma after being diagnosed with the illness two months ago.
Aug 12, 01:40
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Flip Saunders doesn't regret Kevin Garnett trade
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders insists that he doesn't regret the decision to bring back Kevin Garnett.
Apr 17, 18:58
Kevin Love #0 Kyrie Irving #2 and LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers pose for a photo during media day at Cleveland Clinic Courts on September 26, 2014
Kevin Love treating Minnesota Timberwolves clash like any other
Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love reveals that he will treating his game against his former club the Minnesota Timberwolves like any other match.
Dec 23, 23:53
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Flip Saunders concerned by Ricky Rubio injury
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Flip Saunders reveals that he is worried about Ricky Rubio after he sustained an ankle injury in his side's loss to the Orlando Magic.
Nov 8, 20:20
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Minnesota Timberwolves hire Mike Penberthy as shooting coach
The Minnesota Timberwolves look to build ahead of the new season with the arrival of shooting coach and former Los Angeles Lakers player Mike Penberthy.
Sep 25, 17:29
Anthony Bennett of the Cleveland Cavaliers poses for a portrait during the 2013 NBA rookie photo shoot at the MSG Training Center on August 6, 2013
Flip Saunders expects Anthony Bennett rotation role
Flip Saunders believes that Anthony Bennett has grown into an NBA player after a disappointing rookie season in the league.
Aug 26, 20:57
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love celebrates after hitting a three-pointer against the Phoenix Suns on March 12, 2012
Report: Boston Celtics working on Kevin Love trade
Boston Celtics' Danny Ainge reportedly attempts to put together a package to entice the Minnesota Timberwolves to part company with Kevin Love.
Jul 8, 18:56
Golden State Warriors point-guard Stephen Curry in action during the NBA match against the Los Angeles Clippers on November 4, 2015
Sam Mitchell joins Minnesota Timberwolves as an assistant coach
Former Minnesota Timberwolves player Sam Mitchell joins the team's coaching staff, as Flip Saunders continues to reshape his back-room staff.
Jun 19, 16:47
Head coach Sidney Lowe of the North Carolina State Wolfpack yells to his team against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons during their game at Lawrence Joel Coliseum on February 13, 2011
Sidney Lowe signs as an assistant coach for Minnesota Timberwolves
Sidney Lowe is named as an assistant coach for the Minnesota Timberwolves, with head coach Flip Saunders looking to reshape his sideline staff.
Jun 13, 22:07
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Flip Saunders: 'I'm the right man for Minnesota Timberwolves'
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders believes that he is the "right guy" to lead the team.
Jun 7, 17:12
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Minnesota Timberwolves confirm Flip Saunders as head coach
The Minnesota Timberwolves confirm the appointment of Flip Saunders as the franchise's head coach.
Jun 6, 22:21
Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders looks on from the sideline during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Verizon Center on March 5, 2011
Flip Saunders to step into head coaching role at Minnesota Timberwolves?
Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders may step into the team's vacant head coaching role, according to a report in the press.
Jun 5, 23:12
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love celebrates after hitting a three-pointer against the Phoenix Suns on March 12, 2012
Flip Saunders expects Love to stay with Minnesota Timberwolves
Minnesota Timberwolves president Flip Saunders says that he expects power forward Kevin Love to remain with the team for the 2014-15 NBA season.
Jun 2, 10:48
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love celebrates after hitting a three-pointer against the Phoenix Suns on March 12, 2012
Minnesota Timberwolves open to Kevin Love trade?
The Minnesota Timberwolves could be prepared to trade key player Kevin Love this summer, according to a report in the press.
May 19, 09:43
Minnesota Timberwolves' Derrick Williams slam dunks the ball against Phoenix Suns on March 12, 2012
Sam Mitchell heading Minnesota Timberwolves coaching list?
Sam Mitchell is heading a list of candidates being considered for the vacant head coaching role at the Minnesota Timberwolves, according to a report in the press.
May 18, 09:26
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman during the game against Los Angeles Lakers on February 28, 2013
Minnesota Timberwolves begin search for new coach
Minnesota Timberwolves general manager Flip Saunders confirms that the team is starting a search for Rick Adelman's replacement following the coach's retirement.
Apr 23, 10:00
Golden State Warriors point-guard Stephen Curry in action during the NBA match against the Los Angeles Clippers on November 4, 2015
Milt Newton looking forward to Minnesota Timberwolves role
Minnesota Timberwolves new general manager Milt Newton says that he is pleased to have secured the post with the team.
Sep 11, 20:01
New Jersey Nets' Shawne Williams in action against Phoenix Suns on January 13, 2012
Flip Saunders: 'Derrick Williams has an opportunity with Minnesota Timberwolves'
Minnesota Timberwolves head of basketball operations Flip Saunders believes that Derrick Williams could play small forward and power forward for the team.
Sep 4, 19:16



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