David Sherman/NBA/Getty Images

Minnesota Timberwolves president and head coach Flip Saunders sent out a note today excusing all Timberwolves fans from work early so they could welcome the team's haul of new players from the NBA draft and the Kevin Love trade.

By Extra Mustard
August 26, 2014

Minnesota Timberwolves president and head coach Flip Saunders sent out a note today excusing all Timberwolves fans from work early so they could welcome the team's haul of new players from the NBA draft and the Kevin Love trade.

SEC Network reaches deal with Verizon FiOS

via NBA.com

Saunders attempt to free fans is pretty admirable, but if anyone got to leave early the Timberwolves press conference was probably pretty far down the list of things to do at the state fair, with offerings like beer-flavored gelato, chocolate dessert salami, and a $1 all-you-drink milk bar available.

K-Love the octopus has also been traded to Cleveland

-Brendan Maloy

You May Like