NBA Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time  

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In their time as an NBA franchise, the Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time have gone through many different head coaches, all with different personalities and coaching styles. With that said, who is the best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time coach of all time? We want to hear your thoughts, which is why we created this poll of the top Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time head coaches.

Flip Saunders is the first and only Timberwolves head coach to lead the franchise to the playoffs. His mot successful season was in 2003-2004 when Saunders' Timberwolves won the Midwest Division.

Other than Saunders, Rick Adelman is the only other Timberwolves head coach to coach the team for more than two complete seasons. Adelman retired from coaching at the end of the 2014 season and was replaced by Saunders, marking Saunders return as head coach of the Wolves.

If you love basketball and the Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time, then help us decide who the best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time coach is by voting up your top picks. You don't have to vote for the winningest Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time coach, but it's hard to argue against solid numbers.
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Flip Saunders is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
1995–2005 Phillip "Flip" Saunders is the head coach, President of Basketball Operations, and part-owner of the NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves. He had a previous head coaching stint with the ...more

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Rick Adelman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
2011–2014 Richard Leonard "Rick" Adelman is a retired American professional basketball player and head coach. He coached 23 seasons in the National Basketball Association. He served as head ...more

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Dwane Casey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
2005–2007 Dwane Casey (born April 17, 1957) is an American basketball coach who is currently the head coach for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is a former NCAA ...more

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Kevin McHale is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
2005 Kevin Edward McHale is an American former professional basketball player, a Basketball Hall of Fame inductee, and since May 2011 the head coach of the Houston Rockets. McHale began working for ...more

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Bill Musselman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
1989–1991 William Clifford "Bill" Musselman was an American basketball coach in the NCAA, the ABA, the WBA, the CBA and the NBA. He was a fiercely intense coach who once was quoted as saying, ...more

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Tom Thibodeau is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
2016-Present Thomas Joseph Thibodeau Jr. (born January 17, 1958) is an American basketball coach who is head coach and president of basketball operations of the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National ...more

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Sidney Lowe is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
1993–1994 Sidney Rochell Lowe is an American basketball coach and is currently an assistant coach with the Minnesota Timberwolves of the NBA. He is a former NBA player and head coach, and has served as ...more

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Bill Blair is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
1994–1995 William Henry "Bill" Blair, Jr. is an American retired basketball coach. Blair worked three seasons in the National Basketball Association, first as an interim head coach for the New ...more

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Randy Wittman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
2007–2008 Randy Scott Wittman is the current head coach for the National Basketball Association's Washington Wizards. He is also a retired American basketball player at the guard position and former coach ...more

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Jimmy Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
1991–1993 James Donald "Jimmy" Rodgers is an American former basketball coach and team executive.

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Kurt Rambis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time
2009–2011 Darrell Kurt Rambis is an American basketball coach and former professional basketball player. He currently works as an assistant coach for the New York Knicks. He previously served as a head ...more