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Timberwolves take Karl-Anthony Towns with No. 1 pick

...the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday. They were the only team he worked out for.Wolves president and coach Flip Saunders addressed the crowd after making the pick, and they put Towns on speakerphone to speak to the masses.Saunders asked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-06-25/timberwolves-take-karl-anthon
Hawks coach Mike Budenholzerstill just a face in the crowd despite team's success

...with the Hawks has prompted some to label his team San Antonio East. That's really not fair, said Minnesota coach Flip Saunders, though he certainly gets the comparison."They play their own way," Saunders said. "But I would say you call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-02-10/hawks-coach-mike-budenholzers
Atlanta Hawks extend their record streak to 16

...minutes.But DeMarre Carroll and Kyle Korver hit consecutive 3s to push lead back up to 12, and Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders called timeout with 2:08 remaining.Saunders said everything he had heard and seen regarding the Hawks turned out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-25/atlanta-hawks-extend-their-re
Competitiveness drove Kobe Bryant to chase Jordan

...competitiveness drives him in the off-season to work to be able to play at the level he plays," Timber wolves coach Flip Saunders said. "His competitiveness during the games to dominate offensively and defensively and then his competitiveness of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-12-15/competitiveness-drove-kobe-br
Dallas Maverick forward Al-Farouq Aminu wishes trip could have happened

...training camp on as the team looks to reduce the wear and tear on him that has led to injuries the last two years.Coach Flip Saunders said they plan to give Pekovic days during camp. Pekovic has missed 48 games in the last two seasons due to injury...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-10-02/dallas-maverick-forward-al-fa
Hawks GM Danny Ferry mum about his draft plans

...what we do long-term available then," Ferry told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. TIMBERWOLVES: President Flip Saunders says his phone hasn't stopped ringing as the NBA Draft approaches.Saunders is a popular man because it is well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-06-24/hawks-gm-danny-ferry-mum-abou
76ers rookie Nerlens Noel likely to miss season

...finally gets a little something to hold on to, it's no surprise that Williams is appreciative.Timberwolves president Flip Saunders informed Williams on Tuesday morning that the team will pick up his contract option for next season, guaranteeing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-10-22/76ers-rookie-nerlens-noel-lik
Overtime

...Timberwolves are working on re-signing restricted free agent Nikola Pekovic.President of basketball operations Flip Saunders says talks are "moving in a positive direction." Saunders has met with Pekovic's agent, Jeff Schwartz, and has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-08-12/overtime
Minnesota Timberwolves might part with coach Rick Adelman

...contract calls for a decision to be made no later than two weeks after the season ends.Adelman and Wolves president Flip Saunders have said they will sit down to discuss things after the season is over. Adelman did help bring a team that had won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-15/minnesota-timberwolves-might-part
Hawks snap skid, blow out Wizards

...jumped past Wall for the jam near the right baseline.Drew rested his starters in the fourth quarter. Wizards coach Flip Saunders did the same except for keeping Arenas in to work with the younger players.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2010-11-25/hawks-snap-skid-blow-out-wiza
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