The Minnesota Timberwolves have fired head and head coach Tom Thibodeau, a source source told ESPN on Sunday.
The Wolves' victory over the Lakers on Sunday raises their home record to 14-6, including 8-2 against Western Conference foes, and overall record to 1
The Timberwolves have been handed out with injuries in Robert Covington (right knee bone bruise) and Derrick Rose (accidentally injured) with two of their top four scorers
Thibodeau ends his tenure as Timberwolves coach with a 97-107 record.
Former Chicago Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg is in serious consideration by Minnesota owner Glen Taylor to become either the general manager or head coach of the future, league sources told ESPN. Scott Layden remains Minnesota's GM.
Hoiberg, who was fired as the Bulls coach in December, worked as an assistant GM for Minnesota.