The Raised By Wolves podcast features NBA writers Steve McPherson (Rolling Stone, A Wolf Among Wolves, 1500 ESPN) and Derek James (Hardwood Paroxysm, 1500 ESPN) and 1500 ESPN radio host Manny Hill. It's a weekly podcast on everything going on with the Minnesota Timberwolves and the NBA. Driven by news, personalities and opinion, the podcast is the first basketball-themed podcast to join the 1500 ESPN podcast network.
Ep. 92: Matthew Coller talks old school hoops, Wolves, and Lynx28/12/2017 Duración: 01h10min
1500ESPN.com's Matthew Coller joins Derek and Manny this week. Coller talks about growing up in upstate New York as a Knicks fan in the 1990's and the differences between the league then vs. today. The guys of course talk Wolves, and Coller's frustrations with Andrew Wiggins, and praise for the Lynx's Maya Moore.
Ep. 91: Will Wiggins shake this slump? More minutes for the bench?21/12/2017 Duración: 42min
Joining Manny and Derek this week is John Meyer (@thedailywolf) of Canis Hoopus. They discuss Andrew Wiggins' shooting woes, the impact of Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson, and the elephant in the room, the minutes!
Ep. 90: Are the Wolves and Sixers the future?14/12/2017 Duración: 57min
Derek and Manny are joined by Kyle Neubeck (@KyleNeubeck) of Philly Voice and PhillyVoice.com after the Wolves/Sixers game this week. Kyle talks about how far the Sixers have come since the start of "The Process" and what Ben Simmons has brought to the NBA. Manny and Derek of course talk Wolves and try to make sense of the minutes the starters are playing. Is an 8-man rotation sustainable?
Ep. 89: Jace Frederick talks Towns' defense and more07/12/2017 Duración: 38min
Manny and Derek talk are joined by Jace Frederick of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. The Wolves are still having a tough time defensively, and the guys try to make sense of why Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins are still struggling on that end of the floor. Jace also gives his thoughts on whether or not Tom Thibodeau needs to make an adjustment to his rotations.
Ep. 88: The Wolves are quite the enigma30/11/2017 Duración: 36min
Derek and Manny recap the Wolves recent games, and discuss Karl-Anthony Towns continued development. Manny has a thought on what the Wolves need for their bench. The guys also discuss Tyus Jones' recent play with increased minutes as Jeff Teague has been out with an injury. Is Taj Gibson playing too many minutes?
Ep. 87: Robby Kalland talks Jeff Teague and more16/11/2017 Duración: 54min
Manny and Derek are joined by Robby Kalland (@RKalland) of Uproxx Sports. Robby once covered the Atlanta Hawks and gives a more in depth look at Wolves point guard Jeff Teague from his days in Atlanta. The guys also talk more Wolves and NBA topics, and Robby tells his story of how, and why, he ate 82 chicken nuggets from Chick-Fil-A.
Ep. 86: Wolves struggle with their biggest test09/11/2017 Duración: 28min
Manny and Derek recap the Wolves biggest test of the season against the Golden State Warriors. How can the Wolves fix their transition issues? Why is Nemanja Bjelica still not getting more minutes? Also, the guys take a look at the trade that sent Eric Bledsoe from Phoenix to Milwaukee.
Ep. 85: More minutes for Belly? Where's the defense, Towns?04/11/2017 Duración: 31min
Have the Wolves gotten back on track? Derek and Manny discuss the Wolves winning streak, and take questions from listeners. Is is time for Nemanja Bjelica to see more minutes? Where are KAT's defensive struggles coming from?
Ep. 84: What gives, Wolves? How good are the Thunder?27/10/2017 Duración: 43min
Derek and Manny try to make sense of what's wrong with the Wolves. They're joined in studio by Fred Katz (@FredKatz), who covers the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Norman Transcript. Fred talks about covering Russell Westbrook, what Taj Gibson was like in OKC, and what the Wolves can do to get better. Are the Thunder the best suited team to challenge Golden State?