Timberwolves Morning After: Enigmatic Edition, Michael Beasley

With two games in the books in the 2011-12 NBA season, the Minnesota Timberwolves hold a disappointing 0-2 record.

We’ve seen the good– Kevin Love: two straight double-doubles including a 34 point 20 rebound performance on Tuesday against the Bucks.

We’ve seen the bad– Wes Johnson, Darko Milicic, and Ricky Rubio’s facial hair.

But the most frustrating aspect of the first two games has been the enigma that is Michael Beasley.

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Michael Beasley’s Struggles Continue

What is wrong with Michael Beasley?

The Minnesota Timberwolves continue to struggle– while falling short of already low expectations– much of that can be attributed to the recent lackluster play of forward Michael Beasley.

The once rejuvenated Beasley started the year making the league forget about his struggles dealing with the pressures of being the second pick in the 2008 NBA draft.

But as of late his play resembles the Beasley that wore a Miami Heat jersey the last two seasons.

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