FOX Sports North podcast: Forecasting the future for Wolves, Wild, Vikings and Gophers

MINNEAPOLIS — On the eve of the Timberwolves’ season opener, there’s a whole lot to discuss regarding the franchise’s new direction.

What will No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins and the rest of the Kevin Love trade haul look like this year? How many wins can Minnesota fans count on? And what’s to be expected from a team with no expectations other than to move in the right direction with a young core and a "new" head coach?

FOXSportsNorth.com beat writers Tyler Mason, Brian Hall, and Phil Ervin tackle those questions in the latest FOX Sports North podcast.

And while one season is about to begin, the Wild are well into their 2014-15 slate, the Vikings are at the halfway point and the Gophers are prepping for their gridiron stretch run. To hear all about it from guys who cover the teams daily, click the Play button below.