Down 10 in fourth quarter, Wolves rally, top Charlotte in OT

Down 10 in fourth quarter, Wolves rally, top Charlotte in OT

Ricky Rubio, Andrew Wiggins and Gorgui Dieng all hit key three-pointers to spark the victory.

Hornets coach Steve Clifford knows first-hand growing pains of a young team

December 3
Hornets coach Steve Clifford knows first-hand growing pains of a young team
The Wolves on Saturday night faced a Charlotte team that turned the corner last season.

Readers looking for answers to Wolves' early woes

December 3
Readers looking for answers to Wolves' early woes
One apparent need: The young players might benefit from a veteran contributor to the roster.
Wolves
December 3

Game recap: Wolves at Charlotte

IMPACT PLAYER: Andrew Wiggins, Wolves He scored 29 points on 11-for-20 shooting, including a three-pointer late in regulation that forced overtime. BY THE NUMBERS 15 The biggest lead…
Wolves
December 3

Game recap: Wolves at Charlotte

GAME RECAPImpact playerAndrew Wiggins, WolvesHe scored 29 points on 11-for-20 shooting, including a three-pointer late in regulation that forced overtime.By the NUMBERS15 The biggest…
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Wolves
December 2

Different venue, same result as Wolves stumble vs. Knicks again

The Wolves lost to New York for the second time in three games.
Wolves
December 2

Game recap: New York 118, Wolves 114

A quick look at Friday's game.
Wolves
December 2

Wolves-Charlotte gameday preview

Preview: The Hornets, who had the day off Friday while the Timberwolves were losing to the Knicks for the second time in three nights, have…

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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Oklahoma City 12 8 .600 0 8-4 4-4 6-4
    Utah 12 9 .571 0.5 6-4 6-5 5-5
    Portland 10 10 .500 2 6-4 4-6 4-6
    Denver 7 13 .350 5 3-7 4-6 4-6
    Minnesota 6 14 .300 6 3-6 3-8 3-7
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 16 3 .842 0 7-2 9-1 9-1
    LA Clippers 16 5 .762 1 7-2 9-3 6-4
    LA Lakers 10 12 .455 7.5 6-4 4-8 3-7
    Sacramento 7 12 .368 9 4-5 3-7 3-7
    Phoenix 6 13 .316 10 3-5 3-8 3-7
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Antonio 16 4 .800 0 5-4 11-0 9-1
    Houston 13 7 .650 3 4-2 9-5 7-3
    Memphis 13 8 .619 3.5 7-4 6-4 7-3
    New Orleans 7 13 .350 9 5-6 2-7 6-4
    Dallas 4 15 .211 11.5 3-5 1-10 2-8
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 13 5 .722 0 9-2 4-3 6-4
    Chicago 11 8 .579 2.5 5-2 6-6 6-4
    Milwaukee 10 8 .556 3 7-4 3-4 6-4
    Detroit 11 10 .524 3.5 7-2 4-8 5-5
    Indiana 9 10 .474 4.5 8-4 1-6 5-5
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Toronto 14 6 .700 0 8-3 6-3 7-3
    Boston 12 8 .600 2 5-4 7-4 7-3
    New York 10 9 .526 3.5 8-3 2-6 7-3
    Brooklyn 5 14 .263 8.5 4-6 1-8 1-9
    Philadelphia 4 16 .200 10 4-10 0-6 3-7
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Charlotte 11 9 .550 0 6-6 5-3 4-6
    Atlanta 10 11 .476 1.5 6-3 4-8 1-9
    Orlando 8 12 .400 3 4-6 4-6 4-6
    Miami 7 12 .368 3.5 2-7 5-5 5-5
    Washington 6 12 .333 4 5-5 1-7 4-6
  • Points
    A. Wiggins MIN 427
    K. Towns MIN 424
    Z. LaVine MIN 359
    G. Dieng MIN 191
    N. Bjelica MIN 127
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 188
    G. Dieng MIN 154
    A. Wiggins MIN 77
    C. Aldrich MIN 72
    N. Bjelica MIN 68
  • Assists
    R. Rubio MIN 89
    K. Dunn MIN 50
    Z. LaVine MIN 48
    G. Dieng MIN 47
    (2) Players 45
  • Field Goal Percentage
    J. Hill MIN .667
    C. Aldrich MIN .550
    A. Payne MIN .536
    G. Dieng MIN .520
    K. Towns MIN .488
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 28
    G. Dieng MIN 23
    C. Aldrich MIN 10
    A. Wiggins MIN 8
    (2) Players 6
  • Steals
    K. Dunn MIN 25
    R. Rubio MIN 22
    G. Dieng MIN 19
    Z. LaVine MIN 16
    K. Towns MIN 15
  • Points
    R. Westbrook OKC 623
    A. Davis NO 599
    J. Harden HOU 566
    D. Lillard POR 564
    D. Cousins SAC 545
  • Rebounds
    H. Whiteside MIA 282
    D. Jordan LAC 268
    A. Drummond DET 265
    D. Howard ATL 238
    N. Vucevic ORL 231
  • Assists
    J. Harden HOU 235
    R. Westbrook OKC 225
    C. Paul LAC 190
    L. James CLE 158
    J. Wall WAS 155
  • Field Goal Percentage
    R. Gobert UTA .638
    C. Capela HOU .631
    D. Jordan LAC .625
    D. Howard ATL .610
    M. Gortat WAS .581
  • Blocked Shots
    R. Gobert UTA 51
    A. Davis NO 51
    H. Whiteside MIA 46
    M. Turner IND 42
    C. Capela HOU 38
  • Steals
    C. Paul LAC 55
    K. Leonard SA 43
    T. Ariza HOU 42
    J. Teague IND 38
    (3) Players 38
  • Thursday, December 1
    Charlotte 97, Dallas 87, F Milwaukee 111, Brooklyn 93, F Memphis 95, Orlando 94, F
    LA Clippers 113, Cleveland 94, F Miami 111, Utah 110, F Houston 132, Golden State 127, F
  • Friday, December 2
    Orlando 105, Philadelphia 88, F Boston 97, Sacramento 92, F New York 118, Minnesota 114, F
    Toronto 113, LA Lakers 80, F Detroit 121, Atlanta 85, F Chicago 111, Cleveland 105, F
    LA Clippers 114, New Orleans 96, F San Antonio 107, Washington 105, F Houston 128, Denver 110, F
  • Today, December 3
    Milwaukee 112, Brooklyn 103, F Minnesota 125, Charlotte 120, F Boston 107, Philadelphia 106, F
    Toronto 128, Atlanta 84, F Memphis 103, LA Lakers 100, F Dallas 107, Chicago 82, F
    Utah 105, Denver 98, F Miami 91, Portland 85, 4th, 3:03 Golden State 97, Phoenix 71, 3rd, 3:21
  • Sunday, December 4
    Orlando @ Detroit New Orleans @ Oklahoma City Sacramento @ New York
    Indiana @ LA Clippers
  • Monday, December 5
    Denver @ Philadelphia Oklahoma City @ Atlanta Washington @ Brooklyn
    Cleveland @ Toronto San Antonio @ Milwaukee Portland @ Chicago
    Boston @ Houston Memphis @ New Orleans Charlotte @ Dallas
    Indiana @ Golden State Utah @ LA Lakers
  • Tuesday, December 6
    Orlando @ Washington Chicago @ Detroit New York @ Miami
    San Antonio @ Minnesota Philadelphia @ Memphis Phoenix @ Utah
  • Wednesday, December 7
    Detroit @ Charlotte Boston @ Orlando Miami @ Atlanta
    Denver @ Brooklyn Portland @ Milwaukee LA Lakers @ Houston
    Cleveland @ New York Sacramento @ Dallas Indiana @ Phoenix
    Golden State @ LA Clippers
  • Thursday, December 8
    Denver @ Washington Minnesota @ Toronto Portland @ Memphis
    Philadelphia @ New Orleans Golden State @ Utah San Antonio @ Chicago
Wolves
December 2

Kristaps Porzingis, Karl-Anthony Towns class of 2015 draft

The players that finished 1-2 in Rookie of the Year voting squared off for the second time in three days.
Sports
December 2
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau directed the team duri...

Tom Thibodeau, others look back on their time in New York

From coach Tom Thibodeau to rookie Kris Dunn, many in the Timberwolves organization have tie to New York -- some with the Knicks and others with Madison Square Garden.
Wolves
December 2

Business of sports always interested Wolves CEO Casson

Wolves CEO Ethan Casson's career followed the path he planned.
Wolves
December 2

Gameday preview: Wolves at New York

Friday's game is is the second of back-to-back games vs. the Knicks
Wolves
December 1

47 points by Towns not enough as Knicks hold off late Wolves rally

Karl-Anthony Towns on Wednesday night had the third game with 45 points and 15 rebounds in franchise history but it wasn't enough against the Knicks.
Wolves
November 30
In this photo taken Saturday, March 12, 2011, in Chicago, Tom Thibodea...

Knicks players Noah, Rose recall time in Chicago with Thibodeau

Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose were in Chicago with Thibodeau when the Bulls made five straight trips to the playoffs, including a run to the Eastern Conference finals in 2011.
Wolves
November 30

Towns joins the 45+ club

Karl-Anthony Towns became the sixth player in Wolves history, and the second in 18 days, to score 45 or more points in a game
Wolves
November 30

Wolves-Knicks game recap

A look back at Wednesday night's game.
Sports
November 30

Postgame: Could strong 4th quarter in loss to Knicks be a ray of hope?

The defense came alive late as the Wolves on Wednesday rallied from 17 down to tie the game twice in the final minute in a loss to New York.
Twins
November 30

Reusse: Wolves, Twins would benefit from a swap of coaching styles

How's this for a radical plan: Owners Jim Pohlad and Glen Taylor should trade manager and head coach of their respective teams.
Sports
November 30
In this photo taken Saturday, March 12, 2011, in Chicago, Tom Thibodea...

Thibodeau has reunion with ex-Bulls players in town with the Knicks

Tonight's Wolves-Knicks game at Target Center will mark the first time Tom Thibodeau will coach against Noah and Derrick Rose, two players who were keys for him with the Chicago Bulls.
Wolves
November 30

Towns: Run of Wolves losses 'on my shoulders'

After the Wolves had allowed the Utah Jazz nearly unfettered access to the basket in Monday's loss, Karl-Anthony Towns sat at his locker and took the blame for his team's slow start.
Wolves
November 29

Gameday preview: New York at Wolves

The Knicks, 1-6 on the road this season, have lost two straight, including 112-103 to Oklahoma City on Monday.
Sports
November 29
Utah Jazz's George Hill, left, drives around Minnesota Timberwolves' N...

Wolves get back to work after Monday's frustrating loss

Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau counted 13 blow-bys – where a Jazz player was able to drive right to the hoop for a basket – in the second half of Monday's loss.
Business
November 29

Wolves, Lynx name 'founding partners' for $130M in Target Center upgrades

In exchange for its sponsorship, each founding partner will receive a customized package offering a yet-to-be disclosed "physical presence" inside the arena, plus outdoor and indoor digital signage and category exclusivity.
Final, 12/3 1 2 3 4 OT F
Minnesota 6-14 19 30 25 32 19 125
Charlotte 11-9 29 23 32 22 14 120

NBA Scoreboard

  • Brooklyn

    Milwaukee

     

    - F

    103

    112

  • Minnesota

    Charlotte

     

    - F

    125

    120

  • Boston

    Philadelphia

     

    - F

    107

    106

  • Atlanta

    Toronto

     

    - F

    84

    128

  • LA Lakers

    Memphis

     

    - F

    100

    103

  • Chicago

    Dallas

     

    - F

    82

    107

  • Denver

    Utah

     

    - F

    98

    105

  • Miami

    Portland

     

    - F

    92

    99

  • Phoenix

    Golden State

     

    - F

    109

    138

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