A variety show about our favorite team. Hosted by real life brothers Neil and Scott Olstad.

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A variety show about our favorite team. Hosted by real life brothers Neil and Scott Olstad.

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  • 163: Season in Review

    May 21st, 2021  |  1 hr 12 mins

    It was a strange, disjointed Timberwolves year filled with youthful progression, a coaching change, and lots of losing. It’s the final Wolvescast episode of the season and we do our best to summarize the last five months, the good, the bad and the ugly. Also, surprising and disappointing players, our favorite games and moments, the state of the franchise in 2021, predicting the future, a game and more!

  • 162: Long Minnesota Goodbye

    May 14th, 2021  |  1 hr 15 mins

    It is a new day in Timberwolves and Lynx history! Glen Taylor has finally agreed to sell the franchise that he has stewarded for nearly 3 decades. This week we talk about what the Rodriguez/Lore ownership means and when we might see actual changes occur. Also Kevin Garnett’s hall of fame induction, a Lynx season preview, mailbag, the Minnesota Pipers, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Timberwolves Season Tickets

  • 161: Soap Operatic

    May 7th, 2021  |  1 hr 21 mins

    While we took a week off the Wolves won four games in a row! Despite dropping the next two they appear to be playing some of their best basketball of the season. We discuss what all this winning means for their lottery odds in the return of “Degrade for Cade”. Also a review of Kevin Garnett’s book “KG A to Z”, Ant’s Rookie of the Month award, Marc Lore, the Bally Sports app, a game and more!

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Replay Review Shows

  • 160: Fistful of Boom

    April 24th, 2021  |  1 hr 13 mins

    The Timberwolves are a slightly more entertaining version of bad. A ringing endorsement indeed! We know you love the team all the same and will happily enjoy the latest installment of Wolvescast. This week we chat about the progress (or lack thereof) displayed this year by the youngest Wolves. Also Russell of the bench, Towns’ defense, Target Center tips, a Marvel/NBA collaboration, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is Sponsored by Arby’s

  • 159: Diapers.com Money w/ Dave Benz

    April 16th, 2021  |  1 hr 18 mins

    The Timberwolves are 75% of the way through their season! We look at what has transpired thus far and what to watch for over the final month. Then Bally Sports North’s Dave Benz joins the program to talk about this season’s broadcasting changes, the fitness trainer who changed his life, and correctly pronouncing player names. Also the Rodriguez/Lore regime, Taylor’s comments regarding relocation fears, Towns’ petty theft, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by 48 Minute Energy

  • 158: Basketball Fashion

    April 9th, 2021  |  1 hr 15 mins

    In a cruel twist of fate the Timberwolves welcomed back one of their best players and then mourned the departure of another. On this episode of Wolvescast we talk about what the addition of Russell and the subtraction of Beasley means for the team. Also, new Lynx uniforms, Worried/Not Worried, Twins branding, “DLo Stans”, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvecast is sponsored by The Wolvescast Podcast Network

  • 157: Bally Bar

    April 2nd, 2021  |  1 hr 13 mins

    As the Timberwolves work their way through the season and back to full-strength the team has become increasingly competitive! This week we focus on the steady improvement from youngsters Anthony Edwards and Jaden McDaniels. Also, the Bally Sports broadcast change, the race to the bottom, insect eyes, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Timberwolves Promotions

  • 156: Woj Erasure

    March 26th, 2021  |  1 hr 11 mins

    No deals, no problem! This podcast carries on despite the deadline drought. We talk about our feelings on potentially returning to Target Center this spring. Also an update on the Sinclair broadcasting debacle, a Minnesota Twins preview through the eyes of a Timberwolves fan, a Terry Porter deep dive, Jonathan Tjarks, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Bally Sports North

  • 155: Buxton Beasley

    March 19th, 2021  |  1 hr 14 mins

    With the NBA Trade Deadline less than a week away its time to consider who might be on the move and what players around the league the Wolves could target. Today’s show includes a special trade deadline mailbag segment. Would we trade Beasley? Which former Iowa Wolves have the most value? What if nothing happens? Also, Jaylen Nowell’s impressive week, Chris Finch impressions, hilariously bad KAT deals, baby Rubio, a game and more!

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Timberwolves OnlyFans

  • 154: Midseason Report w/ Jake Kelly

    March 5th, 2021  |  1 hr 27 mins
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    Mercifully the All-Star break is here. The Timberwolves will not play basketball for a week. The NBA is 50% through its regular season and we’ve used the occasion to bring Canis Hoopus contributor Jake Kelly onto the podcast. We assess the carnage of the first half and ponder what might be upcoming for the team. Also Jake’s history with the team, second-guessing Rosas, the race to the bottom, a merchandising challenge and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Recollection Reversal

  • 153: Peak Turmoil

    February 26th, 2021  |  1 hr 17 mins
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    For the second straight February Gersson Rosas has made big changes to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Ryan Saunders has been replaced by Chris Finch and we spend a large portion of the show discussing it. Why did the change happen now? Why did they hire outside the organization? Who is Chris Finch? What will be different? Also, Beasley’s suspension, ranking moments from the Alan Horton / Ed Malloy call, the Garnett/Taylor beef, a game and more.

  • 152: A Loose Body

    February 19th, 2021  |  1 hr 9 mins
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    As a Timberwolves fan we occasionally need to check in with each other and wonder “are we worried?” On this week’s show we ponder our anxiety around topics like “are the Wolves cursed?”, “is KAT playing hurt?”, and “will Rosas make a panic trade?” Also D’Angelo’s knee injury, Rubio’s Revival, the All Star Game, a new meme, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Corner Threes.

  • 151: The Sunken-Eyed Killer

    February 12th, 2021  |  1 hr 8 mins

    As they continue to sink further down the nba standings the Minnesota Timberwolves and their fans are rejoicing at the return of Karl Anthony Towns. We spend much of this podcast doing the very same thing! Also Beasley’s sentence, Naz and Nowell’s recent play, mailbag, the Tampa Buccaneers, a game and more!

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Crunch’s Slammin’ Shovel Service

  • 150: New Daddy Energy

    February 5th, 2021  |  1 hr 3 mins

    Another week of Timberwolves basketball is in the books and we’re here to break it all down AND celebrate a milestone episode of Wolvescast! This week we discuss the continued ascension of Anthony Edwards. Also the imminent return of Towns/Hernangomez, an Iowa Wolves update, frigid cold takes, Love finds love, a game and more! Thank you to everyone who has listened thus far, here’s to the next 150 shows!

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by Wolvescast: The Complete Collection

  • 149: Quarter Season Report w/ Kyle Theige

    January 29th, 2021  |  1 hr 15 mins

    We’re already at the quarter mark of this strange season. Essentially everything that can go wrong has gone wrong for the Timberwolves. Canis Hoopus editor in chief Kyle Theige joins the podcast to assess the carnage. We talk about the bad (there’s a lot of it), the good, (there’s a little of it), and the future of the season. Also stick around for the end of the show where Kyle and Neil square off in a Timberwolves player name spelling bee!

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by The Anthony Edwards Steph Curry Fan Club

  • 148: Pink Slip Favor

    January 22nd, 2021  |  1 hr 6 mins

    Beset by COVID absences and a tragic buzzer-beater loss, the Timberwolves continue to explore the rocky depths of their season. Unfortunately for longtime fans this is nothing new. We must podcast on! This week we analyze the worst week of the season. Also an update on the rookies, predicting the future, podcast recommendations, a game and more.

    This episode of Wolvescast is sponsored by the 46th President of The United States of America