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Locked On Wolves - Daily Podcast On The Minnesota Timberwolves

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Ben Beecken brings you an in-depth, daily look at the #Wolves and the NBA. Locked On Wolves is the best way to get quick-hitting, accurate, and year-round Minnesota Timberwolves analysis. The Locked On Wolves Podcast is part of the Locked on Podcast Network. Follow @bbeecken and @lockedontwolves on Twitter to stay up-to-date with the latest Wolves news and reaction. #NBA #Timberwolves #Twolves

Ben Beecken brings you an in-depth, daily look at the #Wolves and the NBA. Locked On Wolves is the best way to get quick-hitting, accurate, and year-round Minnesota Timberwolves analysis. The Locked On Wolves Podcast is part of the Locked on Podcast Network. Follow @bbeecken and @lockedontwolves on Twitter to stay up-to-date with the latest Wolves news and reaction. #NBA #Timberwolves #Twolves

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Ben Beecken brings you an in-depth, daily look at the #Wolves and the NBA. Locked On Wolves is the best way to get quick-hitting, accurate, and year-round Minnesota Timberwolves analysis. The Locked On Wolves Podcast is part of the Locked on Podcast Network. Follow @bbeecken and @lockedontwolves on Twitter to stay up-to-date with the latest Wolves news and reaction. #NBA #Timberwolves #Twolves

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English


Episodes

Rudy Gobert in KAT-less lineups + more on Timberwolves' defensive issues

12/6/2022
What are the key components of the Minnesota Timberwolves offense that will change without Karl-Anthony Towns? How much will Rudy Gobert's usage rate increase? Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down those necessary adjustments, as well as more context on the Wolves' ongoing defensive issues. Finally, a look at the Timberwolves' current standing in a Western Conference that has mostly underwhelmed against expectations to this point. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a...

Duration:00:28:38

3 things individual Timberwolves players must improve on quickly

12/5/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been a poor 3-point shooting team and rebounding team, and they've played spotty defense at best. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) singles out individual players in each category who shoulder much of the blame and must improve in short order. Plus, a look at the most successful Wolves lineups so far this season without Karl-Anthony Towns. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use...

Duration:00:28:37

POSTCAST: Rudy Gobert ejected early, Timberwolves fall apart in loss to the Thunder

12/3/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves saw Rudy Gobert get ejected and a slew of technical fouls called throughout a disappointing effort against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the loss. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline BetOnline.net has you covered this season with more props, odds and lines than...

Duration:00:12:57

How the Timberwolves offense could not just survive, but thrive without Karl-Anthony Towns

12/2/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves may be able to not just survive, but possibly thrive while Karl-Anthony Towns is out. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down what Chris Finch could do to emulate portions of what the Utah Jazz did with Rudy Gobert over the past few seasons, and how Towns may be able to fit right back in when he returns. Plus, why the Wolves' quarter-pole record isn't all bad, and a Wolves-Thunder preview. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that...

Duration:00:29:02

Shorthanded Timberwolves defeat the Memphis Grizzlies behind Anthony Edwards

12/1/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves played without Karl-Anthony Towns for the first time this season but Anthony Edwards came through, outplaying Ja Morant down the stretch and carrying the Wolves to the win. The Wolves frustrated Morant with a strong defensive game plan, and Jaylen Nowell poured in 24 points off the bench to provide some scoring punch. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down what was best about Chris Finch's game plan, and what to make of this game: bad Grizzlies loss or good...

Duration:00:27:38

POSTCAST: Anthony Edwards, Timberwolves outlast the Grizzlies to snap losing streak

12/1/2022
Without Karl-Anthony Towns, the Minnesota Timberwolves snapped their three-game losing streak by frustrating the Memphis Grizzlies into 24 turnovers and seeing Anthony Edwards come alive down the stretch. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the exciting win. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order....

Duration:00:19:29

How the Timberwolves will fill Karl-Anthony Towns' minutes + Wolves' continued bad shooting luck

11/30/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves will be without Karl-Anthony Towns for at least a month. How will Chris Finch fill Towns' spot in the starting lineup, and who's in line for more minutes in the frontcourt for the Wolves? Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) gives his favorite potential solution for the near term. Plus, why many of the Wolves' offensive issues stem from oddly poor shooting luck. Finally, previewing Wolves-Grizzlies. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar...

Duration:00:29:04

Karl-Anthony Towns hurt as Timberwolves lose to Wizards for third-straight loss

11/29/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves came out flat once again in a 15-point loss to the Washington Wizards. More importantly, Karl-Anthony Towns went down with a non-contact lower-leg injury in the second half. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the loss, the Towns situation, and what continues to go wrong for Chris Finch's team. Plus, individual studs and duds. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo...

Duration:00:28:36

POSTCAST: Karl-Anthony Towns hurt as Timberwolves lose to Wizards for third straight loss

11/28/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves lost their third straight game, falling to the Washington Wizards on Monday evening. Karl-Anthony Towns went down with an apparent calf strain, only adding to the Wolves' growing injury list. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the Wolves' latest loss. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off...

Duration:00:16:43

Warriors blitz Timberwolves with flurry of threes early, Wolves lose second straight

11/28/2022
The Golden State Warriors blitzed the Minnesota Timberwolves early in the first quarter, dominating in transition and from behind the arc as they built an early 20-point lead. The Wolves hung around and made things somewhat interesting in the fourth, but transition defense and rebounding continued to be issues for Chris Finch's group. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the biggest issues -- and a few positives -- from the Wolves' loss to the Warriors. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors!...

Duration:00:29:38

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves fall as Warriors BLITZ Wolves from deep

11/27/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves fell behind early and couldn't quite come all the way back in Sunday's home loss to the Golden State Warriors. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the loss. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline BetOnline.net has you covered this season with more props, odds and...

Duration:00:15:58

POSTCAST: Timberwolves lose roller-coaster game, win-streak stopped by Hornets

11/25/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves had an up-and-down performance, ultimately losing to the Charlotte Hornets and seeing their five-game winning streak snapped. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) discuss what led to the second-half struggles. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline BetOnline.net has you...

Duration:00:16:54

What the Timberwolves must carry forward from the Pacers win + Wolves-Hornets keys

11/25/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves played their most complete game of the season in the win over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) explains what the Wolves must carry forward into their matchup with the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night and beyond, from ball movement to individual defensive effort to Rudy Gobert's level of involvement in the offense. Plus, a preview of Wolves-Hornets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes...

Duration:00:32:25

POSTCAST: Timberwolves win fifth straight in complete victory over the Indiana Pacers

11/23/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves finally played a complete game, defeating the red-hot Indiana Pacers in an entertaining battle leading to the Wolves' fifth consecutive win. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down what was most impressive about the Timberwolves' win and what comes next for the Wolves. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll...

Duration:00:17:51

Jordan McLaughlin's importance to the Timberwolves + transition issues + Wolves-Pacers

11/23/2022
Jordan McLaughlin has been a huge part of the Minnesota Timberwolves' ongoing winning streak. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down his importance and what he's done especially well to help steady the Wolves when they've needed it most. Also, a look at the Wolves' issues with transition defense and how it can improve. Finally, some reasons for optimism related to the Timberwolves' matchup against the Indiana Pacers. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar...

Duration:00:33:50

Timberwolves get near-triple-double from Karl-Anthony Towns, beat Heat for fourth straight win

11/22/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves trailed by double-digits at halftime against the shorthanded Miami Heat but used a huge third-quarter run to get back into the game and ultimately held on to win down the stretch. Karl-Anthony Towns nearly triple-doubled and Jordan McLaughlin, Anthony Edwards, and Jaden McDaniels keyed the second-half comeback. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the Wolves' sudden ability to crack a zone defense, as well as other pros and cons from the Timberwolves' win. Support...

Duration:00:31:44

POSTCAST: Timberwolves beat the Heat for fourth consecutive victory

11/21/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves fell behind early to the shorthanded Miami Heat but played a strong second half to pull out their fourth consecutive win. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the good and the bad from the victory. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline BetOnline.net has you covered...

Duration:00:18:05

What the Timberwolves have done well during 3-game winning streak that must continue

11/21/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves have won three consecutive games, and there are a handful of things that they have been doing much better than earlier in the season. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the team's biggest improvements and what is most important for them to continue doing (and not doing, in some cases) as the schedule lightens up over the next week. Plus, previewing the Wolves-Heat matchup. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like...

Duration:00:32:22

POSTCAST: Timberwolves win third straight with close win over shorthanded Sixers

11/19/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves held the shorthanded Philadelphia 76ers at arm's length for much of the game before giving up a big lead and holding on at the end. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) discuss what went right -- and what went wrong -- in this one. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline...

Duration:00:15:54

More Timberwolves optimism: The defense and rebounding will improve + Wolves-Sixers preview

11/18/2022
The Minnesota Timberwolves haven't been as good as expected defensively, and their rebounding issues are still a problem despite the addition of Rudy Gobert. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) explains why we shouldn't be panicking about the defense or rebounding in general -- yet. Also, a preview of the matchup against the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code...

Duration:00:32:07