Dieng returns to outreach program in Africa

Dieng returns to outreach program in Africa

Wolves center Gorgui Dieng was once a camper in the Basketball Without Borders outreach program in Africa. Now he's back as a counselor.

Wolves, Andre Miller reach one-year deal

July 30
Wolves, Andre Miller reach one-year deal
The 39-year-old will provide depth at the point guard position beyond Ricky Rubio and Tyus Jones.

Tyus Jones headlines Wolves caravan

July 29
Tyus Jones headlines Wolves caravan
Wolves rookie Tyus Jones headlines team's annual caravan tour, will throw out Twins' first pitch
Sports
July 23

You can now buy individual NBA games for $6.99 — is it worth it?

You don’t have to pony up $199 for League Pass to watch NBA games on TV. You don’t even have to pay the new $120 option for single-team League Pass. For $6.99, you can watch just one game. Any game.
Sports
July 21
Minnesota Timberwolves� Karl-Anthony Towns, right, drives into Utah Ja...

ESPN: Wolves have 15th-best 'young core' in the NBA

For now, it is helpful to that the Wolves aren’t just young. They’re exceedingly young.
Wolves
July 21
Becky Hammon and the Spurs celebrated.

Becky Hammon, Spurs take Summer League title

The first female head coach of an NBA Summer League team guided San Antonio to six consecutive victories.
Sports
July 17
Minnesota Timberwolves� Karl-Anthony Towns, right, drives into Utah Ja...

Karl-Anthony Towns gets lots of love in Las Vegas

After watching him play in the Las Vegas Summer League, a number of basketball experts came away thinking the Wolves clearly did right by drafting him No. 1 overall.
Wolves
July 16

Towns learning NBA is more than just a skills game

Timberwolves rookie Karl-Anthony Towns’ introduction to the NBA — and vice versa — delivered this past week in Las Vegas just what his team hoped from the draft’s No. 1 pick: a good bit of everything.

nba Statistics

  • Western Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Portland 51 31 .622 0 32-9 19-22 4-6
    Oklahoma City 45 37 .549 6 29-12 16-25 4-6
    Utah 38 44 .463 13 21-20 17-24 7-3
    Denver 30 52 .366 21 19-22 11-30 3-7
    Minnesota 16 66 .195 35 9-32 7-34 0-10
  • Western Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 67 15 .817 0 39-2 28-13 8-2
    LA Clippers 56 26 .683 11 30-11 26-15 9-1
    Phoenix 39 43 .476 28 22-19 17-24 1-9
    Sacramento 29 53 .354 38 18-23 11-30 3-7
    LA Lakers 21 61 .256 46 12-29 9-32 2-8
  • Western Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 56 26 .683 0 30-11 26-15 7-3
    Memphis 55 27 .671 1 31-10 24-17 5-5
    San Antonio 55 27 .671 1 33-8 22-19 9-1
    Dallas 50 32 .610 6 27-14 23-18 5-5
    New Orleans 45 37 .549 11 28-13 17-24 7-3
  • Eastern Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 53 29 .646 0 31-10 22-19 7-3
    Chicago 50 32 .610 3 27-14 23-18 7-3
    Milwaukee 41 41 .500 12 23-18 18-23 5-5
    Indiana 38 44 .463 15 23-18 15-26 7-3
    Detroit 32 50 .390 21 18-23 14-27 4-6
  • Eastern Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Toronto 49 33 .598 0 27-14 22-19 7-3
    Boston 40 42 .488 9 21-20 19-22 8-2
    Brooklyn 38 44 .463 11 19-22 19-22 6-4
    Philadelphia 18 64 .220 31 12-29 6-35 0-10
    New York 17 65 .207 32 10-31 7-34 3-7
  • Eastern Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Atlanta 60 22 .732 0 35-6 25-16 5-5
    Washington 46 36 .561 14 29-12 17-24 6-4
    Miami 37 45 .451 23 20-21 17-24 4-6
    Charlotte 33 49 .402 27 19-22 14-27 2-8
    Orlando 25 57 .305 35 13-28 12-29 3-7
  • Points
    J. Harden HOU 2217
    S. Curry GS 1900
    R. Westbrook OKC 1886
    L. James CLE 1743
    D. Lillard POR 1720
  • Rebounds
    D. Jordan LAC 1226
    A. Drummond DET 1104
    P. Gasol CHI 919
    T. Chandler DAL 864
    N. Vucevic ORL 810
  • Assists
    C. Paul LAC 838
    J. Wall WAS 792
    T. Lawson DEN 720
    S. Curry GS 619
    R. Westbrook OKC 574
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .710
    J. Valanciunas TOR .572
    M. Gortat WAS .566
    T. Mozgov CLE .555
    T. Zeller BOS .549
  • Blocked Shots
    A. Davis NO 200
    R. Gobert UTA 189
    D. Jordan LAC 183
    S. Ibaka OKC 155
    A. Drummond DET 153
  • Steals
    S. Curry GS 163
    C. Paul LAC 156
    J. Harden HOU 154
    T. Ariza HOU 152
    (2) Players 148
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Wolves
July 16
Nemanja Bjelica

Wolves' new arrival Bjelica has paid his dues

Nemanja Bjelica, drafted in 2010, is versatile and makes teammates better. The Wolves officially announced Bjelica’s signing during a news conference Wednesday. The reigning Euroleague MVP signed a three-year deal worth nearly $12 million.
Wolves
July 16

Wolves might look for a veteran point guard

The only backups to Ricky Rubio now are Lorenzo Brown and Tyus Jones.
Wolves
July 16

Towns has double-double but Wolves lose Vegas finale

The Wolves finished 1-3 in Las Vegas by losing their tournament opener to Portland.
Wolves
July 15

Chart: Nemanja Bjelica at a glance

He played the last two seasons for Fenerbahce Ulker in Turkey, finishing last season as Euroleague MVP
Video
July 15

Five years after being drafted, Bjelica joins Timberwolves

The Timberwolves introduced Nemanja Bjelica, who was drafted five years ago.
Wolves
July 15

Wolves add another Wiggins to summer league team

Andrew’s older brother, Nick, is getting a chance in Las Vegas to showcase his talent in the Summer League.
Sports
July 15

Bjelica happy to finally join the Timberwolves

It was five years ago that Nemanja Bjelica, just drafted by the Timberwolves, came to Minneapolis to have his picture taken with the rest of the team’s draftees.
Wolves
July 14

Stoudemire says he's feeling great, ready to join Heat

Amare Stoudemire got recruited by the Miami Heat in 2010. It's paying off, five years later. One of the reasons why Stoudemire and the Heat…
Wolves
July 14

Bird still trying to sell Pacers' George on position switch

Larry Bird's sales pitch was good enough to get two free agents to sign with the Pacers.
Wolves
July 14

Deron Williams joins hometown Mavs on 2-year, $10M contract

Deron Williams is joining his hometown Mavericks and will try to help salvage a failed bid in free agency similar to three years ago, when he spurned Dallas to stay with the Brooklyn Nets.
Wolves
July 14

KG runs with Wolves' summer league crew

With his new contract signed, Kevin Garnett shared time and wisdom with youngsters during a Summer League practice in Las Vegas.
Sports
July 14

Wolves announce signing of Euroleague MVP Bjelica

The team did not release terms of the contract, but it has already been reported that it will be a three-year deal worth nearly $12 million.
Video
July 14

Karl-Anthony Towns getting used to NBA-style game

Wolves No. 1 overall pick is learning about NBA's physicality and grind in which he has lost more games last 3 days than his whole college season
Wolves
July 14

Scoggins: Be realistic about what KG brings to Wolves' table

In the best case, Kevin Garnett provides a version of the value that Torii Hunter has brought to the Twins.
Wolves
July 13

Wolves' Payne puts his best foot forward

At 6-10, Adreian Payne gives the Wolves legitimate NBA power forward size and athleticism.
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