Timberwolves Announce Holiday Youth Clinics



The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx Basketball Academy today announced it will be hosting eight basketball clinics over the holidays. The clinics will occur around the metro area during the holiday season in Chanhassen, Eagan, Lakeville, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Prior Lake/Savage, St. Louis Park and Wayzata, and will take place on Thursday, December 27 and Friday, December 28. The clinics are for boys and girls ages 7 to 14, and aim to teach young basketball players the fundamentals of shooting, dribbling and defense.

With the clinic fee, each participant receives a Timberwolves T-shirt, as well as instruction from Timberwolves staff members. Attendees are asked to bring a lunch and their own basketball to the clinic. To register for any clinic, go to www.timberwolves.com/holiday-clinics. For additional questions, contact Pat Freeman at (612) 673-1206 or freeman@timberwolves.com.

The information for the clinics is as follows:

  • High Performance Academy (Eagan) Holiday Clinic $75
    December 27, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    High Performance Academy
    2950 Lexington Ave.
    Eagan, MN 55121


  • Prior Lake/Savage Holiday Clinic featuring Wolves guard J.J. Barea $99
    December 27, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Prior Lake High School
    7575 150th St. W
    Savage, MN 55378


  • JCC (St. Louis Park) Holiday Clinic $75
    December 27, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    Jewish Community Center
    4330 South Cedar Lake Rd.
    St. Louis Park, MN 55416


  • Wayzata Holiday Clinic featuring Wolves center Greg Stiemsma $99
    December 27, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Wayzata East Middle School
    12000 Ridgemount West
    Plymouth, MN 55441


  • Chanhassen Holiday Clinic featuring Wolves forward Derrick Williams $99
    December 28, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Chanhassen High School
    2200 Lyman Blvd.
    Chanhassen, MN 55317


  • Lakeville Holiday Clinic $75
    December 28, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    Lakeville South High School
    21135 Jacquard Ave.
    Lakeville, MN 55044


  • Maple Grove Holiday Clinic featuring Wolves forward Dante Cunningham $99
    December 28, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Maple Grove Junior High School
    7000 Hemlock Lane N.
    Maple Grove, MN 55369


  • Minnetonka Holiday Clinic $75
    December 28, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    Ridgedale YMCA
    12301 Ridgedale Dr.
    Minnetonka, MN 55305