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Timberwolves announce 2013 preseason schedule

Posted by: Kent Youngblood under Wolves news Updated: August 5, 2013 - 1:10 PM

 The Wolves' seven-game preseason schedule was announced today. There are seven games. Two will be at Target Center, including the Oct. 7 preseason opener vs. CSKA Moscow. The other game at Target Center is vs. the Toronto Raptors Oct. 12.

The Wolves will play at Toronto Oct. 9, play Milwaukee in Sioux Falls Oct. 10, play the Celtics in Montreal Oct. 20, will be at Philadelphia Oct. 23 and at Detroit Oct. 24. 


The NBA will announce the regular season schedule Tuesday afternoon. 


Here is a game-by-game look at the Wolves preseason schedule:





DATE       OPPONENT                         LOCATION                                        TIPOFF          

Oct. 7       CSKA Moscow                 Target Center                                  7:00 p.m.

Oct. 9        Toronto Raptors              Air Canada Centre                           6:00 p.m.

Oct. 10     Milwaukee Bucks           The Pentagon (Sioux Falls)           7:00 p.m.

Oct. 12     Toronto Raptors              Target Center                                   7:00 p.m.

Oct. 20     Boston Celtics                   Bell Centre (Montreal)                     5:00 p.m.

Oct. 23     Philadelphia 76ers          Wells Fargo Center                          6:00 p.m.

Oct. 24     Detroit Pistons                  The Palace of Auburn Hills             6:30 p.m.              


All times Central      Bold denotes home game







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Toronto - B. Morrow 12:05 PM
Cleveland - C. Carrasco
LA Angels - H. Santiago 12:08 PM
Detroit - R. Porcello
Atlanta - D. Hale 12:10 PM
NY Mets - Z. Wheeler
Seattle - B. Maurer 12:10 PM
Miami - K. Slowey
St. Louis - S. Miller 12:35 PM
Washington - S. Strasburg
Milwaukee - M. Estrada 12:35 PM
Pittsburgh - G. Cole
NY Yankees - V. Nuno 12:40 PM
Tampa Bay - C. Ramos
Minnesota - P. Hughes 1:10 PM
Kansas City - Y. Ventura
Cincinnati - H. Bailey 1:20 PM
Chicago Cubs - C. Villanueva
Chicago WSox - E. Johnson 2:05 PM
Texas - R. Ross Jr.
Houston - B. Peacock 3:05 PM
Oakland - J. Chavez
Philadelphia - R. Hernandez 3:10 PM
Colorado - J. Nicasio
San Francisco - T. Lincecum 3:10 PM
San Diego - R. Erlin
Arizona - J. Collmenter 3:10 PM
Los Angeles - J. Beckett
Baltimore - U. Jimenez 6:05 PM
Boston - J. Peavy
Dallas 12:00 PM
San Antonio
Charlotte 2:30 PM
Washington 6:00 PM
Portland 8:30 PM
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Detroit 2:00 PM
Tampa Bay 6:00 PM
Los Angeles 9:00 PM
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