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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
How has one simple stat has created a trend for the Timberwolves this season?
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
The Canis Hoopus crew got together to each give one Wolves-related resolution to accomplish in 2024.