Western Conference Preview: Minnesota

Bynum - JeffersonShortly after winning the 2008-09 NBA Championship as a Lakers assistant coach, Kurt Rambis interviewed for the head coaching job of the Minnesota Timberwolves, impressing new President of Basketball Operations David Kahn and owner Glen Taylor enough to beat out a slew of other candidates.

What Rambis inherited was the league’s newest roster, full of young players, freshly-signed free agents and only five holdovers from the previous season.

To break down a complicated offseason and look ahead towards Rambis’ first campaign as the main man in Minnesota, we called Wolves radio play-by-play voice Alan Horton.