It was a stunning growth on Sunday when the Minnesota Timberwolves determined to fireplace head coach and Team President Tom Thibodeau regardless of a 22-point blowout in opposition to the Los Angeles Lakers. In the aftermath of the firing, some Timberwolves gamers are giving their tackle the transfer, one in all whom was Karl-Anthony Towns.
According to ESPN, Towns had informed the teaching workers simply final week that he was proud of how the workforce had lastly discovered some “stability” and had been gaining a little bit of traction.
“I jinxed that badly,” Towns stated in relation to his feedback final week. “We had simply celebrated an excellent win, so all of us went residence considering the day was over. It was simply starting.” Towns in addition to teammate Andrew Wiggins had been informed concerning the firing by cellphone, and had been reportedly not given a strong reply as to why.
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Derrick Rose additionally commented on the state of affairs saying:
“I am harm as a result of Thibs will not be right here. But, on the similar time, I am very cool with Ryan. And I’ve talked to him earlier than and after follow. And I informed him to run with this chance. But with Thibs, like, he took an opportunity on me when a few organizations had s—-ed on me.”
The Timberwolves will play their first sport with out Thibodeau tonight at eight P.M. EST in opposition to the Oklahoma City Thunder.