Wolves with Juan – We Won. Butler is a Blessing

Jimmy Butler

Timberwolves 119, Thunder 116   What Tony Romo was to Jerry Jones, Jimmy Butler is to Timberwolves fans. The man is a blessing. After two loses without the former Chicago Bull, Butler returned to action Friday night vs. OKC. While heroically battling through the snot bubbles (what’s up hockey guys), Jimmy helped spark the Wolves to Victory.   Trailing by seven, MN began the second quarter with Wiggins, Butler, and Towns on the bench. Gorgui found himself in an unfortunate matchup with Carmelo Anthony. Melo lulled Dieng to sleep on…

Wolves with Juan: Back to Back

Jimmy Butler

Less than twenty-four hours after an embarrassing home loss, much was the same on Wednesday for the Timberwolves. An uncomfortable 20 plus point blowout. Losing to what’s considered a sub-par Eastern Conference team. Allowing their opponent to reach triple digits early in the fourth. Dominated on the fast break. No Jimmy Butler (upper respiratory infection).   Timberwolves 101, Detroit 122 MN Record: 2-3   “It’s only a mistake if you don’t learn from it.” Per this Fleck-like quote, we had an opportunity to redeem ourselves from Tuesday’s disaster. It appeared…