Minnesota Timberwolves Facts
American professional basketball team based in Minneapolis, Minnesota
- The team is popular as T-Wolves.
- They play in the Northwest Division of the Western Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
- Founded in 1989, the team is currently owned by Glen Taylor.
- They played their home games in the Metrodome during its inaugural season, before moving to the Target Center in 1990.
- After the acquisition of Kevin Garnett in the 1995 NBA Draft, the team made the playoffs eight consecutive times from 1997 to 2004.
- The team has been in rebuilding mode since trading Garnett to the Boston Celtics in 2007.
- On July 12, 2011, Kurt Rambis was fired as coach of the team after compiling a 32–132 record in two seasons with the team.
- On September 13, 2011, the team announced that they had hired Rick Adelman to be the team's new head coach.