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Benny Hughes started covering the Minnesota Lynx and Timberwolves at Canis Hoopus in 2023. Having just completed his undergraduate degree in Communication Studies at Luther College located in Iowa, he returned to Minneapolis to work as an HR Generalist at Hartfiel Automation - an Industrial Distribution company located just outside the Twin Cities. During his time at Luther, he was a member of the basketball team and brings the experience of playing at the Division 3 college level to his analysis. On top of this, he is also a practice player with the Minnesota Lynx and gets an up close look at the team from a different perspective as a result. You can follow him on Twitter @Benny__Hughes for all of his Wolves and Lynx takes in real time!

How Has Wolves’ Karl-Anthony Towns Helped Support Fellow All-Star Anthony Edwards?

Karl-Anthony Towns has had a stellar season in his own right, but his ability to unlock the best of Anthony Edwards has been one of the Wolves’ All-Star’s most admirable traits.

How the Wolves Showing Confidence in Kyle Anderson Will Pay Dividends Down the Stretch

Slow-Mo has not had the best year, but the Timberwolves’ decision to keep him beyond the trade deadline has given Anderson new life as the sprint to the finish line looms.

Wolves 129, Bucks 105: A Dominant Third Quarter Fuels Deadline Day Win

Anthony Edwards scored a team-high 26 points, while four more Wolves scored at least 16 points to help Minnesota spoil Doc Rivers’ home debut in Milwaukee.

What to Expect From New Wolves Guard Monte Morris

With less than 24 hours before the trade deadline, Tim Connelly and the Wolves acquired an elite rotational guard to bolster their depth behind Mike Conley and Anthony Edwards.

Wolves 96, Nets 94: Towns Helps Minnesota Escape Another Fourth Quarter Disaster

Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns scored a game-high 27 points on 12/15 shooting to lead Minnesota past Brooklyn, who got 25 points from Cam Thomas off the bench.

Game Preview #43: Wolves vs. Hornets

After a tough loss on Saturday night against the Thunder, the Wolves look to bounce back against one of the bottom teams in the East

Sharing the Ball is Driving Winning as Much as Anything for the Wolves

How has one simple stat has created a trend for the Timberwolves this season?

Game Preview #35: Wolves at Mavericks

Anthony Edwards and Minnesota continue their four-game road trip as they roll into Dallas to take on the Mavs, and will face off against Kyrie Irving for the first time this season

Minnesota Timberwolves New Year’s Resolutions Roundtable

The Canis Hoopus crew got together to each give one Wolves-related resolution to accomplish in 2024.

Game Preview #29: Wolves at Thunder

Nickeil Alexander-Walker and co. head to Oklahoma City to take on his cousin and the high-powered Thunder