ESPN report says Wolves have asked Knicks about Derrick Rose

ESPN report says Wolves have asked Knicks about Derrick Rose

Rose played for Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau in Chicago for five seasons, and his contract with this season's $21.3 million salary expires this summer.

Awful Cousins trade a reminder of how well Flip did on Love deal

February 20
Awful Cousins trade a reminder of how well Flip did on Love deal
Even if we strip away the idea that DeMarcus Cousins seems like a royal pain in the butt and an impending free agent, the immediate reaction to this deal from a Sacramento perspective has to be “yuck.”

Kings GM on Cousins trade: I had a better deal two days ago

February 20
Kings GM on Cousins trade: I had a better deal two days ago
Cousins will now team with another former Kentucky big man who has developed into an NBA All-Star in New Orleans' Anthony Davis. Cousins is averaging 27.8 points and 10.6 rebounds this season and can become a free agent in 2018 unless the Pelicans can sign him to an All-Star caliber extension.
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February 20

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Wolves
February 20

NBA insider: Trade deadline keeps Thibodeau working

The Wolves coach will spend the All-Star break sizing up trade scenarios.
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February 18

Wolves' week ahead

The Wolves don't return from the All-Star break until Friday.
Wolves
February 18

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Wolves
February 17

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich finds a voice as critic of President Trump

Previously best known off the court as a professional grouch, he's also one of the most complex figures in professional sports.
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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Utah 35 22 .614 0 20-11 15-11 6-4
    Oklahoma City 32 25 .561 3 20-8 12-17 4-6
    Denver 25 31 .446 9.5 15-13 10-18 4-6
    Portland 23 33 .411 11.5 14-13 9-20 4-6
    Minnesota 22 35 .386 13 14-18 8-17 4-6
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 47 9 .839 0 24-3 23-6 8-2
    LA Clippers 35 21 .625 12 18-8 17-13 5-5
    Sacramento 24 33 .421 23.5 12-15 12-18 5-5
    LA Lakers 19 39 .328 29 12-14 7-25 3-7
    Phoenix 18 39 .316 29.5 10-18 8-21 3-7
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Antonio 43 13 .768 0 19-6 24-7 7-3
    Houston 40 18 .690 4 21-7 19-11 6-4
    Memphis 34 24 .586 10 18-11 16-13 7-3
    New Orleans 23 34 .404 20.5 14-15 9-19 4-6
    Dallas 22 34 .393 21 14-14 8-20 6-4
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 39 16 .709 0 24-5 15-11 8-2
    Indiana 29 28 .509 11 20-10 9-18 4-6
    Chicago 28 29 .491 12 17-11 11-18 5-5
    Detroit 27 30 .474 13 17-11 10-19 6-4
    Milwaukee 25 30 .455 14 14-14 11-16 4-6
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 37 20 .649 0 20-8 17-12 8-2
    Toronto 33 24 .579 4 19-10 14-14 4-6
    New York 23 34 .404 14 14-15 9-19 3-7
    Philadelphia 21 35 .375 15.5 13-16 8-19 4-6
    Brooklyn 9 47 .161 27.5 7-24 2-23 0-10
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 34 21 .618 0 24-7 10-14 9-1
    Atlanta 32 24 .571 2.5 16-11 16-13 5-5
    Miami 25 32 .439 10 13-14 12-18 8-2
    Charlotte 24 32 .429 10.5 16-13 8-19 1-9
    Orlando 21 37 .362 14.5 9-18 12-19 3-7
  • Points
    K. Towns MIN 1351
    A. Wiggins MIN 1322
    Z. LaVine MIN 889
    G. Dieng MIN 583
    S. Muhammad MIN 497
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 675
    G. Dieng MIN 450
    A. Wiggins MIN 236
    R. Rubio MIN 194
    N. Bjelica MIN 180
  • Assists
    R. Rubio MIN 429
    K. Towns MIN 166
    A. Wiggins MIN 142
    Z. LaVine MIN 140
    K. Dunn MIN 135
  • Field Goal Percentage
    C. Aldrich MIN .527
    K. Towns MIN .516
    G. Dieng MIN .514
    L. Stephenson MIN .472
    S. Muhammad MIN .471
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 82
    G. Dieng MIN 61
    K. Dunn MIN 24
    A. Wiggins MIN 22
    C. Aldrich MIN 21
  • Steals
    R. Rubio MIN 91
    G. Dieng MIN 58
    A. Wiggins MIN 52
    K. Dunn MIN 47
    Z. LaVine MIN 41
  • Points
    R. Westbrook OKC 1771
    J. Harden HOU 1695
    I. Thomas BOS 1583
    D. Cousins SAC 1528
    A. Davis NO 1469
  • Rebounds
    A. Drummond DET 772
    D. Jordan LAC 770
    H. Whiteside MIA 732
    R. Gobert UTA 721
    K. Towns MIN 675
  • Assists
    J. Harden HOU 654
    R. Westbrook OKC 577
    J. Wall WAS 563
    J. Teague IND 462
    L. James CLE 458
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .695
    C. Capela HOU .645
    D. Howard ATL .644
    R. Gobert UTA .640
    M. Gortat WAS .596
  • Blocked Shots
    R. Gobert UTA 142
    A. Davis NO 131
    M. Turner IND 118
    H. Whiteside MIA 109
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 106
  • Steals
    T. Ariza HOU 112
    D. Green GS 111
    J. Wall WAS 110
    R. Covington PHI 96
    A. Drummond DET 96
  • Saturday, February 18
  • Sunday, February 19
    Western Conference 192, Eastern Conference 182, F
  • Today, February 20
  • Tuesday, February 21
  • Wednesday, February 22
  • Thursday, February 23
    Portland @ Orlando Charlotte @ Detroit New York @ Cleveland
    Houston @ New Orleans LA Clippers @ Golden State Denver @ Sacramento
  • Friday, February 24
    Memphis @ Indiana Washington @ Philadelphia Miami @ Atlanta
    Utah @ Milwaukee LA Lakers @ Oklahoma City Dallas @ Minnesota
    Phoenix @ Chicago Boston @ Toronto Brooklyn @ Denver
    San Antonio @ LA Clippers
  • Saturday, February 25
    Charlotte @ Sacramento Atlanta @ Orlando Philadelphia @ New York
    Indiana @ Miami Chicago @ Cleveland New Orleans @ Dallas
    Minnesota @ Houston Brooklyn @ Golden State
Sports
February 17

Wolves value has skyrocketed, but it's still second lowest in the NBA

According to Forbes, the Timberwolves are now worth $770 million — an astounding figure, particularly when measured against the purchase price of 23 years ago.
Wolves
February 16

Wolves' Wiggins pushes hard to achieve All-Star status

Andrew Wiggins isn't an All-Star this season, but he has scored at least 20 points in 15 consecutive games. "The individual [award] stuff comes when your team does well," coach Tom Thibodeau said.
Wolves
February 16

Still going: Andrew Wiggins' 20-point streak

Andrew Wiggins has scored 20 or more points in 15 consecutive games, the second longest streak in Wolves history
Wolves
February 16

Another 40-point game for Wiggins, this time in a Wolves win

Andrew Wiggins backed up Tuesday's 41-point night against Cleveland with a 40-point game on 15-for-26 shooting at Pepsi Center.
Wolves
February 16

Wiggins goes for 40 again, and Wolves win

From the locker room after Andrew Wiggins joined Kevin Love as the only players in Wolves history to score 40 points in consecutive games. Wiggins did it Wednesday in a 112-99 win at Denver.
Wolves
February 16

After injury, Lance Stephenson's fate with Wolves uncertain

Nursing a grade 2 ankle sprain, Lance Stephenson did not accompany the Wolves to Denver for Wednesday's game, which was the final one on the 10-day contract he signed last week.
Wolves
February 16

Wolves-Denver game recap

A look back at Wednesday's game.
Sports
February 15

Lance Stephenson's grade 2 ankle sprain complicates his future with the Timberwolves

Newly signed Wolves guard Lance Stephenson likely will miss weeks because of a moderately sprained ankle
Wolves
February 15

Souhan: Wolves feel King James' presence in loss

There remain athletes who can awe regardless of familiarity and LeBron James is one of them. In person he looks more powerful than he appears on any screen.
Wolves
February 15

Wiggins scores 41, but Wolves still can't beat Cleveland

Andrew Wiggins has averaged 29.8 points in five games against the Cavaliers during his career. But the Wolves have lost all of them.
Wolves
February 15

With Love out, James says 'I'll rest when I retire'

While expressing empathy for injured teammate Kevin Love (out six weeks), LeBron James made it clear his back is broad and his legs still sturdy.
Wolves
February 15

Wolves-Denver game preview

The 25-30 Nuggets tied an NBA record by making 24 three-pointers in Monday's signature victory of their season, a 132-110 home trouncing of mighty Golden State.
Wolves
February 15

LeBron, Cavs prevail without Love on Valentine's Day

Locker-room video after Andrew Wiggins scores 41, but LeBron James and Cleveland wins 116-108 at Target Center
Wolves
February 14

Wolves-Cleveland game recap

A look back at Tuesday's game.
Sports
February 14

Without any Love, all Cavaliers need is LeBron tonight vs. Wolves

Defending champion Cleveland makes its only Target Center visit this season and will do so without injured Kevin Love, the former Wolves star who underwent knee surgery Tuesday and is out for six weeks.
Final, 2/15 1 2 3 4 F
Minnesota 22-35 32 30 23 27 112
Denver 25-31 31 29 19 20 99

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