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Derrick Rose of the Wolves
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January 21, 2019 - 7:04 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Derrick Rose and the Timberwolves needed this one. With 30 seconds left, Rose missed the first of two free throws and was kicking himself for failing to give his team the lead. "I kept saying, `You're going to get another shot," Taj Gibson said he told his long-time teammate...
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Wolves and Rose come up short
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January 19, 2019 - 7:54 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - LaMarcus Aldridge scored 25 points, Rudy Gay added 22 and the San Antonio Spurs held on to give coach Gregg Popovich another milestone victory in a 116-113 win against the Timberwolves on Friday night. Derrick Rose had a shot from beyond the arc at the final buzzer in an attempt...
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The Big KAT with the ball
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January 13, 2019 - 9:00 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - With the Timberwolves badly needing to win after blowing it the night before and the game hanging in the balance, Karl-Anthony Towns took over. Towns did so against one of his most daunting opponents, too, furthering his place as the franchise leader. With 27 points and a career-...
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A dunk by Karl-Anthony Towns
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January 05, 2019 - 7:21 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Through 17 minutes, the Timberwolves watched the Orlando Magic shoot 76.4 percent and open a 19-point lead. Returning home after a trip was looking like another letdown for Minnesota. Then the Timberwolves started playing team defense. Karl-Anthony Towns had 29 points and 15...
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KAT and Tyus question a call
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January 01, 2019 - 4:31 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Julius Randle had 33 points and 11 rebounds, Darius Miller scored 13 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame Anthony Davis' absence in a 123-114 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night. Miller hits five 3s, his last from the...
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Towns has the moves but the Hawks get the win
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December 29, 2018 - 7:25 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - It appeared to be there, but the officials didn't bite. Down three with time running out in overtime, Timberwolves rookie Josh Okogie pumped-faked DeAndre Bembry and tried to draw contact from the corner, but his attempt beyond the arc fell short without a whistle. Then the final...
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Tyus Jones takes it to the hoops
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December 22, 2018 - 7:12 am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Bryn Forbes scored 22 points and the Spurs set season highs with 19 3-pointers and 36 assists in a 124-98 win over the Timberwolves on Friday night in San Antonio. The loss dropped the Wolves to 0-12 this season on the road against teams in the NBA's western conference. San...
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Derrick Rose at home
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December 18, 2018 - 4:05 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Karl-Anthony Towns got the Timberwolves started and then enjoyed watching rookie Josh Okogie and the bench deliver the big blow. Towns had 14 points and 14 assists in just 21 minutes, Andrew Wiggins scored 17 and the Timberwolves beat the road-weary Sacramento Kings 132-105 on...
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Derrick Rose squares off against the Suns
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December 16, 2018 - 7:42 am
PHOENIX (AP) - Victories are rare for the Phoenix Suns. Winning streaks seem downright historic. The Suns accomplished both Saturday night, all at the expense of the Timberwolves Devin Booker returned from a six-game absence to score 28 points and Phoenix beat the Wolves 107-99, giving the Suns...
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Stephen Curry and Andrew Wiggins
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December 11, 2018 - 4:21 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Stephen Curry had 38 points, seven rebounds and six assists, and Golden State beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-108 on Monday night in Draymond Green's return to the Warriors' lineup. Karl Anthony-Towns had 31 points and 11 rebounds for Minnesota. Derrick Rose added 21...
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