Towns

This is not fun for the Wolves
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March 18, 2019 - 5:12 am
HOUSTON (AP) - Chris Paul scored 25 points, tied a career high with six 3-pointers and had 10 assists, and the Rockets used a big third quarter to pull away and get a 117-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. The game was close throughout the first half and the Rockets were up by a point at...
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Anthony Tolliver on defense for the Wolves
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March 11, 2019 - 4:16 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Timberwolves got virtually nothing from their top three scorers on Sunday night. Thanks to their depth, it wasn't a problem. Taj Gibson scored a season-high 25 points, Jeff Teague added 20 points and 10 assists, and the Timberwolves beat the New York Knicks 103-92 despite...
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Timberwolves win with Rose
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March 10, 2019 - 8:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Moments after Minnesota's hard-fought win, the focus shifted to the health of the Timberwolves' best player. Karl-Anthony Towns had 40 points and 16 rebounds before leaving in the final seconds of regulation with a knee injury, and Derrick Rose helped Minnesota beat the...
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Karl-Anthony Towns to the basket  over Paul George
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March 06, 2019 - 5:29 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Karl-Anthony Towns is putting up impressive offensive numbers. All he cares about, though, are wins. Another huge night from Towns helped the Timberwolves snap a three-game losing streak Tuesday. The star center had 41 points and 14 rebounds as the Wolves spoiled Paul George's...
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Karl-Anthony Towns has the ball
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March 01, 2019 - 4:41 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Karl-Anthony Towns started fast against an Indiana Pacers team missing two of its top players. But the Timberwolves were unable to hold off the Pacers down the stretch, losing Thursday night 122-115. Bojan Bogdanovic scored a season-high 35 points fpr Indiana, who played without...
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Karl-Anthony Towns to the hole
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February 26, 2019 - 5:11 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Karl-Anthony Towns took full advantage of his unexpected weekend off. There won't be any more breaks down the stretch for him or the Timberwolves. Towns had 34 points and 21 rebounds in his return from the concussion protocol, helping the Timberwolves stave off the Sacramento...
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Taj Gibson and Eric Bledsoe dive for loose ball
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February 24, 2019 - 8:57 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Khris Middleton scored 28 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo had 27 points and 10 rebounds, and the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks pulled away for a 140-128 victory over the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night. The Bucks (45-14) have won 10 of 11 and 16 of 18 to move a...
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Andrew Wiggins goes for a loose ball
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February 23, 2019 - 7:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Taj Gibson didn't know when he drove by an accident back in Minnesota that Karl-Anthony Towns had been involved. Gibson greeted his teammate with a hug when he saw him in New York, relieved Towns was OK. Then Gibson helped the Timberwolves win the first time they had to play without...
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Karl-Anthony Towns is upset
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February 22, 2019 - 11:19 am
Timberwolves interim coach Ryan Saunders told reporters Friday morning in New York that all-star center Karl-Anthony Towns is questionable for Friday's game against the Knicks after getting into a car accident yesterday on his way to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Ryan Saunders...
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Big KAT in Charlotte
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February 18, 2019 - 4:44 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - LeBron James was trading lob pass with Dwyane Wade again, one last time. Lobs from Kyrie Irving once again, too. And after making a stepback 3-pointer late, he stared down Joel Embiid to send a message without saying a word. Oh, this mattered. Team LeBron, down by 20 in the...
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