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Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine are the 'Bounce Brothers'

"They got the 'Splash Brothers' over in Golden State, so we going by the 'Bounce Brothers.'"

Indeed, the 2014-15 NBA season has yet to begin, and the hype train in Minnesota has already left the station. With a new era beginning for the Timberwolves following the blockbuster Kevin Love deal, rookies Andrew Wiggins and Zach Lavine have already taken it upon themselves to make things easier for the team's marketing department.

The Timberwolves may not necessarily win many games next season, but the "Bounce Brothers" should make Minnesota one of the top high-flying acts in the NBA.

We figured this out early on, when Lavine melted minds at the home of the Seattle Pacific Falcons for a pro-am event.

Then the Timberwolves traded Love for a package featuring Wiggins, who had his own highlights at Summer League with the Cavs before the deal:

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And like that, the "Bounce Brothers" were born. Here's to guessing the team's point guards will have a little fun with this next season:

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