Originally Posted by Bill Haverchuck
At this point, the franchise would settle for making the playoffs and being a serious threat to get out of the first round. The quicker the better. The T-Wolves have missed the playoffs the last 7 or 8 years. Just making the playoffs this year would be huge. Also, Kahn NEEDS to re-sign Rubio. It's probably already on his mind. Kahn might feel this move has positive implications for making that happen.
I agree. Too many people think it's all about championship aspirations.... sometimes it's about respectability and playoff momentum.