Wade chooses to stay with Heat

Wade chooses to stay with Heat

After 12 years with the Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade needed a reminder of how much the franchise valued him.

Wolves' way now clear to sign EuroLeague MVP

July 2
Wolves' way now clear to sign EuroLeague MVP
Bjelica exercised his reported $1.3 million “out” clause — partly paid by the Wolves — just hours after his contract expired with the Fenerbahce Ulker team in Istanbul.

Love stays, Chandler moves, dollars fly in NBA free agency

July 1
Love stays, Chandler moves, dollars fly in NBA free agency
The first full day of NBA free agency featured skyrocketing salaries and a flurry of moves.
Wolves
July 1

Top NBA free-agent moves

A look at the big signings from Wednesday:
Wolves
June 30
Fans Jordan Hennessey, 16, Jack Hennessey (middle) and Jeff Johnson (right) cheered after the Wolves selected Karl-Anthony Towns.

Wolves go to Towns, bring home Tyus Jones

Karl-Anthony Towns used the word “awesome” when he discussed the prospect of playing with Tyus Jones and “amazing” when asked about playing with Ricky Rubio.
Sports
June 30

Ex-Wolves guard Ridnour traded for fourth time in less than a week

The joke among those who live a vagabond lifestyle, whereby they might need to leave town at a moment’s notice, is that they shouldn’t buy…
Video
June 30
Cavs coach David Blatt and Kevin Love

What are the odds of Love leaving Cleveland?

Kevin Love is one of the NBA’s marquee free agent, so what are the chances he stays in Cleveland? SheridanHoops.com’s Chris Sheridan and CineSport’s Noah Coslov get into the details.
Video
June 29
Cavs coach David Blatt and Kevin Love

The Big Lead: Who's going where?

In Off the Top Rope with The Big Lead’s Jason McIntyre, Jason and CineSport’s Noah Coslov look at options for big name NBA free agents and try to figure out who lands where and for how long.
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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
June 29

LeBron James bypasses option, becomes free agent

For the third time in six seasons, LeBron James is an unrestricted free agent. The difference this time is he has no plans to move again.
Wolves
June 27
Flip Saunders with the newest Timberwolves, Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones

Timberwolves are sitting pretty with blend of veterans, young guns

“I’m actually, right now at this point, pretty comfortable,” coach/basketball boss Flip Saunders said.
Wolves
June 27
Ricky Rubio

Scoggins: Draft leaves Rubio with a hometown problem

Flashy but often-injured point guard Ricky Rubio has a popular newcomer Tyus Jones waiting behind him.
Wolves
June 27
Karl-Anthony Towns

Hartman: Rick Pitino praises Wolves' Towns as complete player

The Louisville coach sees some similarities, and differences, between No. 1 overall draft pick Karl-Anthony Towns and Patrick Ewing.
Wolves
June 27

Key dates for the Timberwolves

The draft is over, and now begins the march toward the season:
Video
June 27

New Timberwolves Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones introduced at news conference

The newest members of the Wolves, Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones, are introduced at Mayo Clinic Square, Friday, June 26, 2015.
Video
June 27

A rousing skyway welcome for Karl-Anthony Towns, Tyus Jones

Wolves first-round draft picks Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones greeted fans on the skyway on their way to Mayo Clinic Square, Friday, June 26, 2015.
Wolves
June 26

Arrival of Towns, Jones has Wolves fans excited

Years of frustration gave way to unabashed joy a day after the draft.
Wolves
June 26

Reusse: On character alone, Wolves nailed it with Towns

The Kentucky center made a better first impression than any young player introduced to Twin Cities media in recent memory.
Wolves
June 26

Newest Wolves Towns, Jones share spotlight

Amid the euphoria, the two first-round draft picks are eager to learn with the Wolves.
Sports
June 26

Reusse: Twin Cities sports landscape changes quickly

The Wild was the talk of the town two months ago ... now ... hey, how about those Woofies?
Wolves
June 26

Wolves poised to add 2010 draft pick Bjelica

The Serbian power forward was named Euroleague MVP this past season.
Wolves
June 26

Gallery: Tyus and Towns meet Minneapolis

The Timberwolves' two newest players checked out the Minneapolis skyways and met the media.
Wolves
June 26

Watch Timberwolves draft night in all of its video glory

There was all kinds of excitement and analysis Thursday night as the Wolves added No. 1 pick Karl-Anthony Towns and Apple Valley icon Tyus Jones to their roster. Here's a look at the night on video.
Sports
June 26

RandBall: Final thoughts on Towns and Tyus after wild draft night

What a night. Everything was pretty much going according to plan. The assembled media was hovering around a single telephone in the Wolves’ new practice…
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