Wednesday Wolves Podcast | 2013-14
Episode 24: | Tom Thibodeau
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Episode 24: Tom Thibodeau | April 16, 2014
This week on the podcast, Mark Remme sits down with former Wolves assistant coach Tom Thibodeau—now the head coach of the Chicago Bulls—to talk about his time in Minnesota in 1989-91, what it was like being an inaugural team that broke all-time attendance records, how that helped him develop into a successful NBA head coach and much more. Tune in!
Episode 23: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar | April 9, 2014
On this week's podcast, Mark Remme and John Focke welcome in the NBA's all-time leading scorer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to talk about Kevin Love's standout season, where he learned the skyhook, playing with the Showtime Lakers and much more. Listen in!
Episode 22: Dominique Wilkins | March 26, 2014
The podcast has a special guest this week as NBA Hall of Famer and current Hawks broadcaster Dominique Wilkins sat down with Mark Remme to talk about Kevin Love's game, today's NBA compared to the 1980s golden era, why he didn't drive on Jim Petersen when they played each other and more.
Episode 21: Fox Sports North's Tom Hanneman | March 26, 2014
With the Wolves facing the Nets this weekend (Kevin Garnett's current team), Mark Remme chatted with longtime Wolves play-by-play man Tom Hanneman about KG's legacy here and shared stories about Big Ticket's time in MInnesota.
Episode 20: Wolves forward Robbie Hummel | March 19, 2014
Robbie Hummel is our guest this week on the podcast, and he spoke with Mark Remme about staying ready for whenever opportunities present themselves coming off the Wolves bench, his NBA preparation and a whole lotta Purdue memories as we get set for the NCAA tournament.
Episode 19: Associated Press reporter Jon Krawczynski | March 12, 2014
This week, Associated Press beat writer Jon Krawczynski accepted our invite to come on the program and gave us some great insights on where he feels the Wolves are at this point in the season and where their postseason chances sit.
Episode 18: Wolves Radio's Alan Horton | March 5, 2014
On this week's show, Mark Remme welcomes in Wolves Radio play-by-play voice Alan Horton (@WolvesRadio) to talk about the Timberwolves' recent hot streak and what they need to do to keep it going on this four-game homestand.
Episode 17: FSN Analyst Jim Petersen | Feb. 26, 2014
In this week's episode, Fox Sports North analyst Jim Petersen joins Mark Remme in Salt Lake City after Kevin Love's first career triple-double. The two discuss Love fantastic game and look ahead to the rest of Minnesota's road trip and what the Wolves need to do to get into the playoff hunt.
Episode 16: CBS Sports' Zach Harper (@talkhoops) | Feb. 19, 2014
As we head into the second half of the season, Mark Remme chatted with @talkhoops, Zach Harper of CBS Sports, about his All-Star Weekend, the Dunk Contest, what the Wolves need to do to make the playoffs and, if they do, who drops out in the West.
Episode 15: Former Wolves SG/SF Tony Campbell | Feb. 12, 2014
We had a special opportunity this week to talk with the Timberwolves' first star, Tony Campbell, as he came through town as part of the Timbewolves 25 celebration. Tony spoke with Mark Remme about his early days with the team.
Episode 14: Former Wolves Center Mark Madsen | Feb. 5, 2014
This week, we have a special guest on the program as former Wolves center Mark Madsen stopped by to talk about the 2003-04 season. It's been 10 years, but for Madsen a lot of those memories from that Western Conference playoff run are still very fresh.
Episode 13: NBATV's Matt Winer | Jan. 29, 2014
This week's podcast welcomes a special guest as NBATV's Matt Winer calls in and talks about the Timberwolves' play through three months, his All-Star thoughts on Love and Pekovic, top storylines in both conferences and more.
Episode 12: Wolves VP of Fan Experience Jeff Munneke | Jan. 22, 2014
On this week's podcast, Mark Remme sits down with Wolves VP of Fan Experience Jeff Munneke for a great Timberwolves 25 trip down memory lane. Munn talks about some of his Munn's Musings columns, the behind the scenes memories from 25 years in the organization and much more. He's one of our favorite guests—tune in!
Episode 11: Wolves guard Kevin Martin | Jan. 15, 2014
With the Kings in town on Wednesday, Kevin Martin dropped by to talk about his early days in Sacramento and how he came of age in this league, plus he talks some Derrick Williams, what he enjoys about the Twin Cities and more.
Episode 10: Wolves rookie Shabazz Muhammad | Jan. 8, 2014
The Wolves made news this week by sending rookie Shabazz Muhammad to their D-League affiliate, the Iowa Energy. Mark Remme sat down with Shabazz Muhammad before he joined the Energy and talked to him about his rookie season.
Episode 9: CBS Sports/A Wolf Among Wolves' Zach Harper | Jan. 1, 2014
As we celebrate the new year, Mark Remme welcomes in Zach Harper of CBS Sports and A Wolf Among Wolves to talk Wolves, what to expect in 2014, the harsh Minnesota winter and more.
Episode 8: Mike Trudell/Eric Patten | Dec. 18, 2013
As the Wolves get set for their two-game road trip to Los Angeles over the weekend, Mark Remme caught up with Lakers.com's Mike Trudell and Clippers.com's Eric Patten to get a rundown on the matchups out West.
Episode 7: Steve Brown | Dec. 11, 2013
This week Mark Remme welcomes Timberwolves Basketball Academy coach Steve Brown to the program. The two talk about the Gophers and SDSU Jackrabbits—Brown has ties to both program—as well as Nate Wolters, the Wolves, Kevin Love's game, Flip's return, Academy camps and much more.
Episode 6: J.J. Barea | Dec. 4, 2013
This week on the podcast, J.J. Barea joins the show from Mexico City and talks about the reception the Wolves have received since arriving in town, why the Wolves have matched up well against the Spurs over the last two years (4-3 head-to-head) and the past, present and future of power forwards facing off in Tim Duncan and Kevin Love.
Episode 5: A.J. Price | Nov. 27, 2013
A.J. Price stopped by the program this week to talk a little bit about adjusting to this Timberwolves roster and what it's like being on this team. Price then talked about life on the road as an NBA player and what it takes to win away from home, chatted about the team's Mexico City trip next week and wrapped up by talking about what he's thankful for. All that and more on this week's podcast.
Episode 4: Jim Petersen | Nov. 20, 2013
This week we welcome back a friend of the show, Jim Petersen, as he discusses Wednesday night's matchup between the Wolves and Clippers and the key matchups there, plus he looks back at Kevin Garnett's time in Minnesota as the Nets come to town on Friday night. Great perspective on KG and how his time here compares to Kevin Love. Listen in!
Episode 3: Mary Schmitt Boyer | Nov. 13, 2013
The Podcast has a special guest this week as we welcome in Mary Schmitt Boyer of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Mary covered the Wolves for the St. Paul Pioneer Press in the teams first few seasons. She takes us back to Bill Musselman's teams, talks about the personalities on that roster, then spins us forward to her days in Cleveland and this version of the Cavaliers heading into Wednesday's game.
Episode 2: Week 1 Rewind | Nov. 6, 2013
This week on the Wednesday Wolves Podcast, John Focke sits in for Mark Remme and breaks down the first week of the season as we get set for tonight's matchup with Golden State at Target Center. Tipoff set for 7 PM on Fox Sports North and 830 WCCO-AM.
Episode 1: Robbie Hummel | Oct. 30, 2013
The Wednesday Wolves Podcast is back for the 2013-14 season, and each week Mark Remme will sit down a player, coach or Wolves personality to talk about all things Timberwolves and much more. In this first episode, Robbie Hummel stops by to talk about fulfilling his dream of making an NBA roster and what he can bring to the team this season.
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