Originally Posted by insidehoops
Stating definitively what he has suggested about player development since he became the Timberwolves interim head coach, Sam Mitchell on Tuesday said he intends to start young Zach LaVine over veteran Kevin Martin this season. Mitchell told a visiting Sirius/XM NBA Radio crew that he ďabsolutelyĒ plans to start LaVine at the teamís shooting-guard spot, with a caveat. ďI tell him all the time that itís not written in permanent ink, itís pencil,Ē Mitchell told the radio network for whom he worked when he was between coaching jobs.
-- Minneapolis Star Tribune
It's not a bad move...it should help with his confidence. plus having Kevin Martin off the bench isn't bad either.
hopefully the TWolves make some surprises this year...and still waiting for Wiggins to fill the shoes from all the hype he's had, OK so far nonetheless