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Kelan Martin of the Wolves is upset
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December 29, 2019 - 7:51 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie Darius Garland and second-year backcourt partner Collin Sexton each scored 18 points, and the Cavaliers overcame an NBA season tying-high 29 turnovers to hold off the Minnesota Timberwolves 94-88 on Saturday. The Wolves lost for the 12th time in 13 games and were playing...
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Damion Lee drives on Treveon Graham
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December 24, 2019 - 4:53 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — D’Angelo Russell scored 30 points, Alec Burks had 25 points and eight assists, and the Warriors beat the Timberwolves113-104 on Monday night, the 11th straight loss for Minnesota. “It’s no secret we’re in a funk right now,” Timberwolves coach Ryan Saunders said. “Young team or...
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Karl-Anthony Towns of the Wolves beats Maurice Harkless of the Clippers
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December 14, 2019 - 9:28 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Timberwolves tried to stop Paul George and Kawhi Leonard at the same time. They found out it was really hard. George and Leonard showed what the Los Angeles Clippers had in mind when they teamed up the superstar duo Friday night. George scored 46 points, Kawhi Leonard had 42...
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Grizzlies get a baskete from Jae Crowder
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December 02, 2019 - 4:59 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Dillon Brooks scored 26 points and Grayson Allen added 13 to push the short-handed Memphis Grizzlies to a 115-107 road win against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday. Jae Crowder had 12 points and 10 rebounds and Bruno Caboclo finished with 12 points and 13 rebounds for Memphis...
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Andrew Wiggins beats Marquese Chriss to the hoop
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November 09, 2019 - 7:33 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota needed every one of Andrew Wiggins' 40 points to outlast D'Angelo Russell and the Golden State Warriors. Wiggins scored the tying basket late in regulation and the Timberwolves overcame Russell's career-high 52 points to beat the Warriors 125-119 in overtime Friday...
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Shabazz Napier shoots against Washington
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November 03, 2019 - 6:05 am
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Timberwolves had no problem in their first game without star center Karl-Anthony Towns. Andrew Wiggins scored 21 points, Robert Covington and Jarrett Culver each added 20 and the Timberwolves cruised to a 131-109 victory over the Washington Wizards on Saturday night. Towns was...
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Timberwolves get big production from Karl-Anthony Towns
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October 26, 2019 - 7:23 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Timberwolves took time out from celebrating the present and hoping for the future to remember a key member of the team's heritage. Following Friday's 121-99 win at Charlotte, the Wolves presented the game ball to coach Ryan Saunders. The special moment in the Wolves'...
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May 20, 2019 - 8:08 am
Various media outlets are reporting that Ryan Saunders will become the Timberwolves head coach on a permanent basis. Saunders reportedly is working out details of a contract with new President of Basketball Operations Gerson Rosas. He would not officially confirm the deal when asked by WCCO radio...
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