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Minnesota Timberwolves are a professional basketball team based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. Their organization is a member of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The Timberwolves flagship station is KFAN 1130 AM. KFAN has been the flagship since the team's inception, except for a brief two year hiatus to KLCI BOB 106.1 FM for the 2006–07 and 2007–08 seasons. Broadcasters are Alan Horton and Kevin Lynch. Games are broadcast on KSTC-TV Channel 45 and FSN North. Broadcasters are Tom Hanneman and Jim Petersen.

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Minnesota Timberwolves ticketsOn June 17, 2009, new president of basketball operations, David Kahn, announced that McHale would not be returning to the team as head coach. Kahn did not give a specific reason for McHale's dismissal only saying "this is going to be a transition period." For his part, McHale said he wanted to come back but was not offered a contract.

On June 23 the Timberwolves and Washington Wizards were involved in a trade that sent Mike Miller and Randy Foye to the Wizards for the 5th pick of the 2009 NBA Draft, Etan Thomas, Darius Songaila, and Oleksiy Pecherov. After the trade, the Timberwolves had four first round draft picks in the 2009 NBA Draft. The Timberwoves used the fifth pick to draft point guard Ricky Rubio out of Spain, Jonny Flynn out of Syracuse with the sixth pick, and Ty Lawson and Wayne Ellington both out of North Carolina with the 18th and 28th picks. Lawson was then traded to the Denver Nuggets. Nick Calathes out of Florida was picked in the second round but his rights were traded to the Dallas Mavericks.

On August 10 the Timberwolves announced the signing of Kurt Rambis, then Los Angeles Lakers assistant, to a four-year, $8 million contract to be their new head coach.

The Wolves suffered a big blow when their draft pick Ricky Rubio decided to stay in Spain for another two years, after they were unable to negotiate a contract buyout with DKV Joventut.

On September 9 the Timberwolves traded Darius Songaila and Bobby Brown to the New Orleans Hornets in exchange for guard Antonio Daniels and a future 2nd round pick.