HAMPTON, Va. – Tre Jones can vividly recall all of the details of his older brother Tyus’ storybook basketball run: Winning a state title in high school then winning Most Outstanding Player after leading Duke to its fifth national title in 2015 and now playing in his hometown for the Minnesota Timberwolves. 305 more words
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There’s a cliché in sports that things are never as bad as they seem, but they’re also not as good as they look.
That could ring true on both sides for the Timberwolves, who are still in contention for a playoff spot after a tough start. 830 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Sunday they’ve exercised options on four players to keep them through the end of their current contracts.
Timberwolves officials said they’ve picked up third-year options on Tyus Jones and Karl-Anthony Towns. 143 more words
A few years ago, I heard about a conversation that Rick Pitino had about local prep star, Tyus Jones. I was one layer of hearsay removed from it, and it’s been a few years, but here is the general gist of what Pitino apparently said about the Apple Valley prospect: 1,470 more words