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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Thursday Cup of Canis


The last series of the season begins tonight in San Antonio. Kevin Love named second team All-NBA. Zach LaVine jumps really high.

Kevin Love Named to All-NBA Second Team


Timberwolves power forward (and trade target) Kevin Love has been named to the All-NBA second team.

Wednesday Cup of Canis


Some bits from around the league on a Wednesday.

Tuesday Cup of Canis


Not much happening on the Wolves front with the draft still weeks away, no coaching news, and how much Love speculating can we do? The CH community mock draft is the funnest thing ever. Lindsay...

Monday Cup of Canis


No NBA games to write about as the Finals don't start until Thursday, There are other things to occupy us.

Sunday Cup of Canis


The San Antonio Spurs won game six in overtime on the road to clinch a second straight Finals match up against the Miami Heat.

Spurs at Thunder Game Six Thread


The Thunder face an elimination game on their home court tonight in game six of the Western Conference Finals.

Saturday Cup of Canis


The Heat demolished the Pacers in game six of the Eastern Conference Finals to move on to the NBA Finals for the fourth straight year. The Spurs will look to do the same tonight in Oklahoma City.

Pacers at Heat Game Six Thread


The Heat look to eliminate the Pacers and move on to their fourth straight NBA Finals.

Wolves Draft Workout Sunday, June First


A few more prospects are coming in for a workout on Sunday. Nobody in play at the 13th pick.

Friday Cup of Canis


The Spurs took a 3-2 lead in the WCF with a convincing home win while the Heat look to advance to the Finals for the 4th straight year. Lynx in action, Ballmer buying Clips (maybe) and more.

Thunder at Spurs Game Five Game Thread


Pivotal game five in the Western Conference Finals tonight in San Antonio, where the Spurs host the Thunder. Enjoy it. Chat about it. Savor it.

Thursday Cup of Canis


The Indiana Pacers held on for a close win at home in game five of the Eastern Conference Finals, sending the series back to Miami for game six. The Spurs will look to find their mojo again at home...

Wolves First Draft Workout Thursday


The Wolves are bringing in six players eligible for the 2014 draft to Target Center for a workout on Thursday, May 29th.

Wednesday Cup of Canis


The Thunder evened their series with the Spurs at two games apiece with a resounding win at home. The Heat will look to wrap up the Eastern Conference Finals tonight, and the USMNT won their first...

Spurs at Thunder Game Four Game Thread


The Thunder will look to even up their series with the Spurs at two games apiece tonight in Oklahoma City. The home team has won each of the first three games.

Wolves to Participate in Las Vegas Summer League


The Wolves will once again send a team to the Las Vegas Summer League this July. Fun times.

Everybody Wants Some Love


Reports this morning suggest that the Sacramento Kings and the Washington Wizards are interested in trading for Kevin Love--with or without an agreement to re-sign. Yes, things have gotten silly.

Tuesday Cup of Canis


The Miami Heat took control of the Eastern Conference Finals last night beating Indiana. The Lynx took on the only other undefeated team in the WNBA on the road in their 3rd game in four nights and...

Pacers at Heat Game Four Game Thread


The Heat look to take complete control of the series with another win tonight in Miami. The Pacers need a win to even the series headed back to Indiana for game five.

Monday Cup of Canis


The Thunder got their first win in the West Finals behind the returning Serge Ibaka. Dave Joerger spurns the Wolves to remain in Memphis, so it's back to the drawing board in the coaching search....

Spurs at Thunder Game Three Game Thread


The Thunder welcome Serge Ibaka back from injury, and hope he and their home court can change things around in this series that has been one-sided in the Spurs favor so far.

David Joerger to Remain in Memphis


In a surprising turn of events, Dave Joerger has decided not to continue to pursue the Wolves head coaching job, and will instead remain in Memphis.

Sunday Cup of Canis


Heat dominate 2nd half, beat Pacers, Lynx move to 4-0 with win over Liberty, Real Madrid European champions, Joerger and Taylor meet, you betcha.

Pacers at Heat Game Three Game Thread


Finally. There hasn't been a game since Wednesday. But now we're back with the Pacers at the Heat tonight in game three.

Saturday Cup of Canis


The long weekend gets underway with a Lynx win. The Champions League Final is today, Pacers at Heat, Sterlings to sell?And other stuff.

Draft Update: Embiid Should Be First Pick


vjl110 has updated his models to include the combine testing information, allowing us to look at his "Bust, Bench, Starter, Star" model. How do the prospects stack up following the combine?

Friday Cup of Canis


David Joerger will meet with Glen Taylor over the weekend, and presuming his approval is likely to become the next Wolves head coach (pending a compensation agreement with Memphis). The Lynx embark...

Gorgui Dieng Makes 2nd Team All-Rookie


Wolves center Gorgui Dieng was named to the All-Rookie second team today.

Today's Love Story


Now that the lottery has sorted the draft order we take a look at what that means for potential Kevin Love trades, and how much of a bind are the Wolves actually in?

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