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Flip Saunders passes away at age 60

POSTED: Oct 25, 2015 2:05 PM ET

Official release


— It is with extreme sadness that the Minnesota Timberwolves today learned that Phil "Flip" Saunders, who served as the team's President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach, in addition to being a minority owner of the team, passed away today at age 60.

The organization will follow up with more information as it becomes available.