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Best Minnesota Timberwolves Coaches of All Time

Updated October 19, 2018 285 votes 45 voters11 items

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 Saunders1
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    Flip Saunders

    1995–2005

    Age65

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio

    Philip Daniel "Flip" Saunders (February 23, 1955 – October 25, 2015) was an American...  more
  • Rick Adelman2
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    Rick Adelman

    2011–2014

    Age74

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceLynwood, California

    Richard Leonard Adelman (born June 16, 1946) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Randy Wittman3
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    Randy Wittman

    2007–2008

    Age61

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana

    Randy Scott Wittman (born October 28, 1959) is an American retired basketball player at the...  more
  • Tom Thibodeau4
    9
    9

    Tom Thibodeau

    2016-Present

    Age62

    BirthplaceNew Britain, Connecticut

    Thomas Joseph Thibodeau Jr. ( THIB-ə-doh; born January 17, 1958) is an American basketball...  more
  • Kurt Rambis5
    10
    13

    Kurt Rambis

    2009–2011

    Age62

    NationalityUnited States of America, Greece

    BirthplaceTerre Haute, Indiana, United States of America

    Darrell Kurt Rambis (born February 25, 1958) is a Greek-American basketball coach and former...  more

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  • Dwane Casey6
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    Dwane Casey

    2005–2007

    Age63

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceMorganfield, Kentucky

    Dwane Casey (born April 17, 1957) is an American basketball coach who is the head coach for...  more

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  • Jimmy Rodgers7
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    9

    Jimmy Rodgers

    1991–1993

    Age77

    NationalityUnited States of America

    James Donald Rodgers (born March 12, 1943) is an American former basketball coach and team...  more
  • Kevin McHale8
    13
    21

    Age63

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceHibbing, Minnesota, United States of America

    Kevin McHale may refer to: Kevin McHale (footballer) (born 1939), former English professional...  more

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  • Bill Blair9
    7
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    Bill Blair

    1994–1995

    Age73

    NationalityUnited States of America

    William Henry Blair Jr. (born May 17, 1942) is an American retired basketball coach. Blair...  more
  • Bill Musselman10
    8
    16

    Bill Musselman

    1989–1991

    AgeDec. at 60 (1940-2000)

    BirthplaceWooster, Ohio

    William Clifford Musselman (August 13, 1940 – May 5, 2000) was an American basketball coach in...  more
  • Sidney Lowe11
    6
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    Sidney Lowe

    1993–1994

    Age60

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    Sidney Rochell Lowe (born January 21, 1960) is an American basketball former player and coach....  more