The Minnesota Timberwolves had their season opener last night and their first chance at honoring their former head coach and part owner Flip Saunders who passed away after a short battle with cancer at age 60. It was a very emotional tribute for a man who had tremendous impact of that franchise.
They first had testimonials of personnel around the NBA
The current players also shared a few words on the man he was
The final touch was a musical tribute with footage of his time with the T-Wolves