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Dane Moore NBA Podcast: Wolves Dominate Lakers Again

Los Angeles Lakers v Minnesota Timberwolves Photo by David Berding/Getty Images

On today’s show, we breakdown the Minnesota Timberwolves second dominant performance over the Los Angeles Lakers and revel in Karl-Anthony Towns turning the corner over these last three games, following up a dominant performance over Nikola Jokic with a dominant performance over Anthony Davis. Topics today include:

  • Thinking about this Wolves team compared to the Jimmy-led Wolves team of 2017-18
  • KAT re-establishing himself as one of the league’s best big men
  • The difference in the Wolves offense when KAT is doubled versus when he is guarded with single coverage
  • Attempting to quantify the value of Jarred Vanderbilt and his similarities to Dennis Rodman
  • Jaylen Nowell playing a big role in the absence of Anthony Edwards
  • The level of respect Wolves players have for Chris Finch growing, and why establishing that common ground feels critical to Finch’s system working
(If you can’t access the Spotify player, click here to listen to the latest episode).