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Eric in Madison

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I have been an author for Canis Hoopus since 2012 and took over as Site Manager in 2013.

Canis Hoopus is the premier fan site and blog for fans of the Minnesota Timberwolves. Our goal is to provide our readers with excellent content about the team and the NBA from a variety of perspectives, as well as to provide the best forum around for intelligent discussion of the Wolves, basketball, and life.

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Recent Activity
So happy they forced agame three
Commented on Lynx Survive Slow Start, Force Game 3 in Phoenix on Aug 31 2014, 9:57p - 1 reply
Go Lynx
Commented on Game Preview/Thread: Minnesota Lynx @ Phoenix Mercury on Aug 29 2014, 4:34p - 2 replies
for 29 or less
Voted on Aug 27 2014, 8:39p
The fact that Robbie Hummel is finishing up the recording of his first rap album leaves me speechless
Commented on Wolves at the Fair: Crowd Cheers as Young Core is Introduced. Glen Taylor Said Words. on Aug 27 2014, 8:18p - 2 replies
So if you want to hear my dulcet tones
Commented on Wolves at the Fair: Crowd Cheers as Young Core is Introduced. Glen Taylor Said Words. on Aug 27 2014, 6:11p - 2 replies
He's pretty good as a man defender, particularly in the post
Commented on Wolves at the Fair: Crowd Cheers as Young Core is Introduced. Glen Taylor Said Words. on Aug 27 2014, 10:19a - 1 reply
This is the point
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 7:23p - 1 reply
Ack. You should have known Glen
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 3:14p - 5 replies
No Subject
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 2:59p - 2 replies
U.S. forcing a ton of turnovers
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 2:21p
Slovenia looks...not good
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 2:17p - 1 reply
I'm watching the USA-Slovenia game
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 2:03p
Well, you have long been disqualified for your sandals+socks tendencies.
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 10:21a - 1 reply
It's just become completely obvious that I can't rely on the CH family
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 10:18a - 5 replies
I sort of agree that the fat jokes have probably run their course
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 10:17a - 2 replies
well put
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 10:08a
And? Are you tempted by the new Wolves?
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 9:49a - 3 replies
Maybe, but you know what isn't hyperbole?
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 9:47a - 3 replies
I was actually wondering
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 9:43a - 2 replies
No. Wiggins is OK, but doesn't look nearly as comfortable
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 9:41a - 2 replies
Wow.
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 9:13a - 9 replies
Today's intro
Commented on Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury on Aug 26 2014, 9:00a - 3 replies
Timberwolves to Introduce New Players, Lynx Prepare for Mercury
Posted on Aug 26 2014, 8:32a
I believe ESPN has the rights and will be televising.
Commented on FIBA World Cup Preview on Aug 25 2014, 9:39p - 1 reply
Right
Commented on Timberwolves Roster Questions on Aug 25 2014, 6:35p - 1 reply
That's fine
Commented on Timberwolves Roster Questions on Aug 25 2014, 6:35p - 2 replies
I've only been to Eau Claire once
Commented on Musings: A Changed Culture-- What's Next? on Aug 25 2014, 6:32p - 1 reply
Yikes.
Commented on Musings: A Changed Culture-- What's Next? on Aug 25 2014, 6:11p - 1 reply
Timberwolves Roster Questions
Posted on Aug 25 2014, 6:07p
WNBA Players Are Tremendous with Fans
Posted on Aug 25 2014, 4:13p
So good.
Commented on FIBA World Cup Preview on Aug 25 2014, 12:28p
Shady is one word for it
Commented on Musings: A Changed Culture-- What's Next? on Aug 25 2014, 10:35a - 1 reply
Take your time.
Commented on Musings: A Changed Culture-- What's Next? on Aug 25 2014, 9:42a
Oh, agree. There have been worse guys in the NBA
Commented on Musings: A Changed Culture-- What's Next? on Aug 25 2014, 9:21a
I'm trying to figure out what to say about Lorbek
Commented on Musings: A Changed Culture-- What's Next? on Aug 25 2014, 9:14a - 1 reply
Mickeal is one of those guys whose game developed late
Commented on Musings: A Changed Culture-- What's Next? on Aug 25 2014, 9:09a - 1 reply
that's an awesome one though
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 11:38p
Yeah, I don't think you are going to get that from Flip
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 11:34p - 1 reply
Oh, the Wolves will pay eventually
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 11:32p
Most TPE's go unused, really
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 11:24p - 1 reply
As I told someone yesterday on Twitter
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 11:23p - 1 reply
I would be shocked if they use the TPE at all
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 11:22p - 2 replies
I think the guy he mentions training Muhammad is probably
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 9:51p - 1 reply
Casey. Adelman.
Commented on Some Kind Words About Flip Saunders on Aug 24 2014, 2:16p - 1 reply
I'm working on some numbers about this
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 24 2014, 10:38a - 1 reply
Well, that's not going to happen
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 24 2014, 10:36a
It's a beat down.
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Lynx at Stars Game Two Thread on Aug 23 2014, 7:22p
Just a brutal start
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Lynx at Stars Game Two Thread on Aug 23 2014, 7:13p - 2 replies
WNBA Playoffs: Lynx at Stars Game Two Thread
Posted on Aug 23 2014, 6:45p
Timberwolves to Introduce New Players Tuesday at State Fair
Posted on Aug 23 2014, 5:00p
So there seems to be a lot of "identity" talk
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 4:12p - 4 replies
"Potentially two-way type players"
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 3:10p - 1 reply
Thinks the team now has an identity
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 3:07p - 1 reply
Claims they were willing to bring him back
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 3:06p - 1 reply
and here's Flip
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 3:02p - 1 reply
Flip's presser will be streaming
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 2:54p - 2 replies
He forces a lot of turnovers and finishes well (in good years)
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 2:50p - 1 reply
Yeah, it's about time.
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 2:38p
No Subject
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 2:06p - 2 replies
I think this is wrong
Commented on Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade on Aug 23 2014, 1:36p - 1 reply
Timberwolves, Cavaliers and 76ers Complete Kevin Love-Andrew Wiggins Trade
Posted on Aug 23 2014, 1:08p
Thanks
Commented on U.S. vs. Puerto Rico and WNBA Playoffs on Aug 22 2014, 9:31p - 2 replies
Still, it's absurd for him to be on this team
Commented on U.S. vs. Puerto Rico and WNBA Playoffs on Aug 22 2014, 7:27p - 3 replies
U.S. vs. Puerto Rico and WNBA Playoffs
Posted on Aug 22 2014, 6:59p
I know
Commented on Andrew Wiggins: Embracing Optimism on Aug 22 2014, 1:20p - 1 reply
shit meant to hold this
Commented on Andrew Wiggins: Embracing Optimism on Aug 22 2014, 1:15p - 1 reply
As yet unpublished
Commented on Musings: Wiggins Day is Imminent. Lynx Avoid Upset, defeat Silver Stars on Aug 22 2014, 11:58a
Most fans are happy about this
Commented on Musings: Wiggins Day is Imminent. Lynx Avoid Upset, defeat Silver Stars on Aug 22 2014, 11:47a - 3 replies
Look, the trade is not bad under the circumstances absolutely
Commented on Musings: Wiggins Day is Imminent. Lynx Avoid Upset, defeat Silver Stars on Aug 22 2014, 11:46a - 2 replies
Don't go on Wolves Twitter then
Commented on Musings: Wiggins Day is Imminent. Lynx Avoid Upset, defeat Silver Stars on Aug 22 2014, 11:38a - 7 replies
Woj
Commented on Musings: Maya Moore Wins MVP, Team USA Defeats Dominican Republic on Aug 21 2014, 11:57p - 6 replies
Yep. This game was not uncommon this season
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 11:12p - 1 reply
Seimone Augustus is my hero.
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 11:01p
Too much of this this season
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 10:48p
It's really amazing
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 10:25p - 3 replies
rough shooting night for Augustus
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 10:25p - 1 reply
Play of the year candidate
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 10:21p - 2 replies
they really did
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 10:16p - 1 reply
And Maya Freaking Moore
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 9:59p - 1 reply
Good half
Commented on WNBA Playoffs: Stars at Lynx Game Thread on Aug 21 2014, 9:58p - 1 reply
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