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

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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

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves fall flat in loss to Denver Nuggets

2/8/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves were down by 30 points after the FIRST QUARTER in an extremely disappointing road loss to the Denver Nuggets. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) attempt to put words to the embarrassment. 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. PrizePicks First time users can receive a 100% instant...

Duration:00:17:01

Naz Reid trade rumors persist for the Timberwolves + Jaylen Nowell's curious season

2/7/2023
As we draw nearer to the NBA Trade Deadline, rumors surrounding a potential trade of Minnesota Timberwolves center Naz Reid continue to swirl. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) explains why he thinks it's unlikely that Reid is traded, and why it's more likely that the Wolves stand pat than make any kind of trade. Also, a look at Jaylen Nowell's curious season, including two-man lineup and on-off numbers. Finally, a look at the Wolves-Nuggets matchup and what to watch for on Tuesday night. Support Us...

Duration:00:37:58

Minnesota Timberwolves lead wire-to-wire, pull away from shorthanded Denver Nuggets

2/6/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves got back into the win column with a comfortable win over a Denver Nuggets team that didn't bring four of its starters on the trip to Minneapolis. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the win, including the Wolves' well-rounded offensive attack, the return of Jordan McLaughlin after a 30-game absence, and Rudy Gobert's strong performance. Plus, a look at individual studs and duds and an impressive bench performance. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar...

Duration:00:33:33

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves get wire-to-wire win over shorthanded Denver Nuggets

2/5/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves took on a Denver Nuggets team missing four starters and won with ease, leading the entire way en route to a 30-point victory. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the big 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. PrizePicks First-time users can receive a 100% instant...

Duration:00:17:24

POSTCAST: Fight breaks out during the Minnesota Timberwolves' loss to the Orlando Magic

2/4/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves played poorly in several facets of a game that was also marred by a fight between Austin Rivers and Mo Bamba as the Wolves fell to the Orlando Magic. 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. PrizePicks First-time users can receive...

Duration:00:19:43

Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards misses All-Star team + digging into Jaden McDaniels' growth

2/3/2023
Minnesota Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards missed the Western Conference All-Star team. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) discusses why it's understandable that he didn't make it, but why is Paul George on the team? Also, an update on D'Angelo Russell's likelihood of being moved at the NBA Trade Deadline, and a dive into Jaden McDaniels' growth thus far in his third season. Lastly, a preview of the Wolves-Magic matchup on Friday night. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a...

Duration:00:34:28

D'Angelo Russell and Naz Reid lead Timberwolves' double-digit comeback, OT win over Warriors

2/2/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves trailed by 14 points to the Golden State Warriors early in the fourth quarter, but D'Angelo Russell shot the Wolves right back into the game with a hot streak. He was supported by a strong game from Naz Reid, and some big-time shotmaking and playmaking from Anthony Edwards in overtime as the Wolves beat the Warriors. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the most important takeaways from the game, including individual studs and duds. Support Us By Supporting Our...

Duration:00:34:36

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves stage comeback, get OT win over Golden State Warriors

2/2/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves trailed by 14 points early in the fourth quarter but rode the trio of D'Angelo Russell, Anthony Edwards, and Naz Reid to an overtime win over Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down a big Wolves 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...

Duration:00:18:46

Fake D'Angelo Russell trades for the Timberwolves + Will Anthony Edwards be an All-Star?

2/1/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been fielding offers on D'Angelo Russell for months, and the trade deadline is now just over a week away. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) runs through a list of fake trade ideas for Russell and Naz Reid and explains why only one of them would even be palatable for the Wolves. Also, will Anthony Edwards make the All-Star team? Who is he competing with for the final two guard spots in the Western Conference? Also, a Wolves-Warriors preview. Support Us By Supporting Our...

Duration:00:32:26

Sloppy Minnesota Timberwolves fall in overtime to De'Aaron Fox and the Sacramento Kings

1/31/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves had every chance to beat the Sacramento Kings and earn a fifth consecutive victory while keeping a top-five spot in the Western Conference, but they faltered on both ends of the floor down the stretch and blew their opportunity. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the offensive sloppiness and defensive issues, plus Anthony Edwards's strong performance and individual studs and duds from a disappointing Wolves loss. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar...

Duration:00:32:45

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves waste a golden opportunity in OT loss to Sacramento Kings

1/31/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves fell to the Sacramento Kings in overtime on Monday night, wasting a golden opportunity to gain another game in the Western Conference. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the Wolves' loss, including another impressive performance from Anthony Edwards. 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:00:17:38

Can D'Angelo Russell sustain his recent play + will the Minnesota Timberwolves trade D'Lo?

1/30/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves have won 11 of their last 15 games, and D'Angelo Russell has been a huge part of their uptick on offense. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) dives into whether or not D'Lo's hot streak is sustainable, and what the underlying numbers say about his sudden improvement. Also, what effect might the streak have on the likelihood that Russell is moved at the NBA Trade Deadline? Also, a look at the Wolves' recent team defense and what to expect in the Timberwolves-Kings rematch on...

Duration:00:35:07

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves win again, hold on to beat the Sacramento Kings

1/28/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves won for the fifth time in six games and on the second night of a back-to-back as they defeated the Sacramento Kings behind standout performances from D'Angelo Russell and Anthony Edwards. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the 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:00:18:22

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves take down the Memphis Grizzlies

1/27/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves played a well-rounded game as they took down Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies, frustrating them with physical defense and a steady diet of Anthony Edwards and D'Angelo Russell. 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. PrizePicks First-time users can receive a 100% instant deposit match up to $100 with promo...

Duration:00:19:35

Timberwolves trade deadline rumors + Anthony Edwards' vs. Ja Morant's third year comparison

1/27/2023
The NBA trade deadline is less than two weeks away, and there are a couple of new rumors involving the Minnesota Timberwolves. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the latest, including thoughts on Fred VanVleet as a target and teams interested in D'Angelo Russell. Plus, comparing Anthony Edwards' third season so far against Ja Morant's third-year performance he turned in last season. What Morant has done better than Edwards, and why Edwards has a better long-term profile. Also, a preview of...

Duration:00:33:58

Anthony Edwards leads Minnesota Timberwolves' balanced attack in win over Pelicans

1/26/2023
Anthony Edwards scored 37 points as he led the Minnesota Timberwolves' balanced attack in a win over the New Orleans Pelicans, spoiling Brandon Ingram's return from injury. The Wolves trailed at halftime and saw a double-digit lead vanish in the fourth quarter, but the Wolves managed to pull out the win. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the Wolves' impressive second-half performance on both ends of the floor, as well as individual studs and duds. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors!...

Duration:00:32:01

POSTCAST: Anthony Edwards leads Timberwolves' balanced attack in win over Pelicans

1/25/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves got 37 points from Anthony Edwards as all five starters scored in double-figures and Rudy Gobert dropped a double-double in the Wolves' win over the New Orleans Pelicans. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) break down the 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. PrizePicks First...

Duration:00:16:43

Anthony Edwards needs to be more consistent defensively for the Timberwolves + Naz Reid's trade market

1/25/2023
If Anthony Edwards wants to be taken more seriously as a candidate for the All-Star Game -- and someday, for All-NBA -- he needs to bring more consistency on defense for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) talks about Edwards' impossibly high defensive ceiling, and why it's so maddening that he can turn in duds like Monday's loss to the Houston Rockets. Plus, a look at the trade rumors surrounding Naz Reid and a pair of players the Wolves reportedly could have interest in....

Duration:00:35:10

Minnesota Timberwolves struggle in all facets in deflating loss to league-worst Houston Rockets

1/24/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves struggled in all facets of the game in a disappointing loss to the Houston Rockets, owners of the worst record in the NBA. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) breaks down the biggest issues, from defensive rebounding to turnovers to all levels of the Wolves' defense, with a special focus on Anthony Edwards's horrific effort on the defensive end of the floor. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to...

Duration:00:32:11

POSTCAST: Minnesota Timberwolves collapse, lose to league-worst Houston Rockets

1/23/2023
The Minnesota Timberwolves had an all-out systems failure in a crushing loss to the league-worst Houston Rockets. Rebounding, turnovers, perimeter defense -- you name it, and the Wolves struggled with it. Ben Beecken (@bbeecken) and Marney Gellner (@MarneyGellner) attempt to make sense of 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...

Duration:00:16:20