Wolves Podcast: The Wes Effect [AUDIO]
|We discuss this underappreciated truth: the Wes Johnson trade was one of the worst moves of the David Kahn era.|
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It's not Wes's fault, of course, but after he washed out with the Timberwolves, David Kahn had to include a first round pick in a trade just to move Johnson's contract to Phoenix. As a result, Phoenix will get the Timberwolves' first round pick if the Pups make an unlikely surge into the playoffs.
But a surge of that sort is looks increasingly unlikely in the wake of the Wolves' disappointing Wednesday night home loss to the New York Knicks -- a game Will and I also spend some time breaking down.
Finally, this week's pod includes an interview with Nick Frantzen, producer of FSN's Wolves Weekly and a longtime Timberwolves video employee.
Without further ado, here's the audio:
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