7 p.m. VS. PHILADELPHIA • TARGET Center • FSN, 830-AM
Preview: The Wolves will try to break a two-game home losing streak on the back end of a back-to-back against a Philly team that probably watched the Wolves’ game with Detroit from Minneapolis hotel rooms Tuesday. Philadelphia has lost three games in a row and seven of eight.
Players to watch: Wolves C Nikola Pekovic had 27 points and a career-high 18 rebounds the last time the two teams met. PG Ricky Rubio had 11 points, six assists and three steals in that game. 76ers F Thaddeus Young has had double- doubles in three of his past six games after having only one over his first 13. F Evan Turner has scored 20 or more points 16 times this season, including 25 vs. the L.A. Clippers on Monday.
Numbers: Minnesota has won the past three games between the two teams.
Injuries: Wolves F Chase Budinger (knee) and C Ronny Turiaf (elbow) are out. 76ers F Arnett Moultrie (left ankle) and C Nerlens Noel (left knee) are out. Rookie G Michael Carter-Williams (right knee soreness) is listed as day-to-day.
|San Diego - LP: J. Lane||0||FINAL|
|Atlanta - WP: E. Santana||2|
|Washington - LP: R. Soriano||6||FINAL|
|Miami - WP: M. Dunn||7|
|Philadelphia - LP: A. Burnett||1||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: B. Colon||7|
|Milwaukee - LP: K. Lohse||1||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - WP: J. Odorizzi||2|
|Toronto - WP: R. Dickey||14||FINAL|
|Boston - LP: C. Buchholz||1|
|Arizona - WP: O. Perez||2||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - LP: J. Hoover||1|
|Colorado - LP: Y. Flande||1||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: T. Wada||4|
|NY Yankees - LP: D. Phelps||2||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: Y. Darvish||4|
|Oakland - LP: J. Chavez||3||FINAL|
|Houston - WP: B. Oberholtzer||7|
|Pittsburgh - WP: V. Worley||5||FINAL|
|San Francisco - LP: M. Bumgarner||0|
|NY Giants||8/3/14 7:00 PM|
|Winnipeg||7/31/14 6:00 PM|
|Toronto||8/1/14 6:00 PM|
|Brt Columbia||8/1/14 9:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/2/14 6:00 PM|