Wolves trio of Rising Stars hope someday to rise to very top

Wolves trio of Rising Stars hope someday to rise to very top

All-Star weekend isn't just about fun, it's also about learning from the best players in the game.

Report of contact between Wolves, Tom Thibodeau has interesting nugget

February 11
Report of contact between Wolves, Tom Thibodeau has interesting nugget
ESPN’s Brian Windhorst appeared on the network's Mike and Mike show Thursday and dropped some speculative news that spread like wildfire in the Twin Cities.

RandBall: Is Karl-Anthony Towns the next Tim Duncan?

February 12
RandBall: Is Karl-Anthony Towns the next Tim Duncan?
Timberwolves big man Karl-Anthony Towns is having an impressive enough rookie season that he is drawing flattering comparisons to all sorts of players.
Wolves
11:59am

NBA All-Star weekend preview

NBA All-Star weekend takes place this weekend in Toronto. Highlights include Steph Curry participating in the three-point contest while Kobe Bryant will play in his final All-Star Game.
Wolves
11:59am

Bucks grab key win before break

The Bucks beat the Wizards in their final game before the All-Star break. The Journal Sentinel's Charles Gardner and CineSport's Brian Clark recap the game and what needs to happen after the break.
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Wolves
February 12

Previewing NBA All-Star weekend

A look at All-Star weekend, played in Canada for the first time, from Friday to Sunday:
Wolves
February 11

Wolves enjoy biggest comeback victory of season

Wolves comeback victory is biggest of the season on night Karl Towns and Andrew Wiggins comeback for 61 points
Wolves
February 11
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Sam Mitchell calls out to guard Zach...

Hartman: Taylor should keep Wolves staff intact

The Timberwolves' fine young nucleus needs continuity, so owner Glen Taylor should hold onto Sam Mitchell and GM Milt Newton.
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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Oklahoma City 40 14 .741 0 25-5 15-9 8-2
    Portland 27 27 .500 13 16-11 11-16 8-2
    Utah 26 26 .500 13 17-10 9-16 8-2
    Denver 22 32 .407 18 11-15 11-17 5-5
    Minnesota 17 37 .315 23 9-19 8-18 4-6
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 48 4 .923 0 24-0 24-4 10-0
    LA Clippers 35 18 .660 13.5 17-8 18-10 7-3
    Sacramento 22 31 .415 26.5 13-13 9-18 2-8
    Phoenix 14 40 .259 35 10-18 4-22 1-9
    LA Lakers 11 44 .200 38.5 6-18 5-26 2-8
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Antonio 45 8 .849 0 28-0 17-8 8-2
    Memphis 31 22 .585 14 19-9 12-13 7-3
    Dallas 29 26 .527 17 15-11 14-15 4-6
    Houston 27 28 .491 19 16-13 11-15 4-6
    New Orleans 20 33 .377 25 14-12 6-21 4-6
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 38 14 .731 0 22-4 16-10 8-2
    Indiana 28 25 .528 10.5 17-9 11-16 5-5
    Chicago 27 25 .519 11 16-10 11-15 3-7
    Detroit 27 27 .500 12 16-10 11-17 4-6
    Milwaukee 22 32 .407 17 15-8 7-24 3-7
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Toronto 35 17 .673 0 18-6 17-11 8-2
    Boston 32 23 .582 4.5 17-10 15-13 8-2
    New York 23 32 .418 13.5 14-15 9-17 1-9
    Brooklyn 14 40 .259 22 10-21 4-19 3-7
    Philadelphia 8 45 .151 27.5 5-21 3-24 3-7
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Atlanta 31 24 .564 0 17-9 14-15 5-5
    Miami 29 24 .547 1 16-11 13-13 6-4
    Charlotte 27 26 .509 3 19-9 8-17 7-3
    Washington 23 28 .451 6 11-16 12-12 3-7
    Orlando 23 29 .442 6.5 14-13 9-16 3-7
  • Points
    A. Wiggins MIN 1100
    K. Towns MIN 922
    Z. LaVine MIN 691
    S. Muhammad MIN 525
    G. Dieng MIN 506
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 547
    G. Dieng MIN 381
    R. Rubio MIN 212
    A. Wiggins MIN 195
    S. Muhammad MIN 168
  • Assists
    R. Rubio MIN 414
    Z. LaVine MIN 173
    A. Wiggins MIN 96
    G. Dieng MIN 87
    K. Towns MIN 78
  • Field Goal Percentage
    A. Miller MIN .621
    K. Towns MIN .544
    G. Dieng MIN .535
    T. Prince MIN .474
    K. Garnett MIN .470
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 98
    G. Dieng MIN 52
    A. Wiggins MIN 32
    N. Bjelica MIN 16
    T. Prince MIN 11
  • Steals
    R. Rubio MIN 106
    G. Dieng MIN 59
    A. Wiggins MIN 43
    Z. LaVine MIN 35
    K. Towns MIN 34
  • Points
    J. Harden HOU 1542
    S. Curry GS 1489
    K. Durant OKC 1302
    R. Westbrook OKC 1301
    L. James CLE 1275
  • Rebounds
    A. Drummond DET 807
    D. Jordan LAC 716
    K. Towns MIN 547
    J. Randle LAL 538
    Z. Pachulia DAL 535
  • Assists
    R. Rondo SAC 608
    R. Westbrook OKC 540
    J. Wall WAS 507
    C. Paul LAC 450
    R. Rubio MIN 414
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .703
    H. Whiteside MIA .617
    D. Howard HOU .612
    E. Kanter OKC .560
    K. Faried DEN .555
  • Blocked Shots
    H. Whiteside MIA 175
    S. Ibaka OKC 118
    D. Jordan LAC 116
    K. Porzingis NY 105
    A. Davis NO 105
  • Steals
    R. Westbrook OKC 125
    K. Lowry TOR 116
    S. Curry GS 107
    R. Rubio MIN 106
    J. Wall WAS 105
  • Wednesday, February 10
    Sacramento 114, Philadelphia 110, F San Antonio 98, Orlando 96, F Charlotte 117, Indiana 95, F
    Memphis 109, Brooklyn 90, F Boston 139, LA Clippers 134, F Denver 103, Detroit 92, F
    Cleveland 120, LA Lakers 111, F Atlanta 113, Chicago 90, F New Orleans 100, Utah 96, F
    Minnesota 117, Toronto 112, F Golden State 112, Phoenix 104, F Portland 116, Houston 103, F
  • Thursday, February 11
    Milwaukee 99, Washington 92, F Oklahoma City 121, New Orleans 95, F
  • Today, February 12
  • Saturday, February 13
  • Sunday, February 14
    West @ East
  • Monday, February 15
  • Tuesday, February 16
  • Wednesday, February 17
Wolves
February 11

Courtside Chat with Towns, Wiggins and LaVine

Karl-Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins, and Zach LaVine talk about their participation in this weekend's All-Star Festivities in Toronto. Video provided by Minnesota Timberwolves.
Wolves
February 11
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) stretches out to...

Down by 18, Wolves storm back to beat Toronto

Sparked by 35 points and three blocks from rookie Karl-Anthony Towns, the Wolves' comeback was their biggest this season and the team surpassed last year's victory total.
Wolves
February 11

Poll: Should the Wolves keep coach Sam Mitchell and GM Milt Newton?

Wolves
February 10

Wolves notes: Prince given time off for good behavior in Detroit

Tayshaun Prince received permission from the Wolves to attend former teammate Chauncey Billups' jersey retirement ceremony in Detroit.
Wolves
February 10

Wolves-Toronto game recap

A look back at Wednesday night's game.
Sports
February 10

Wolves will play into All-Star break without Tayshaun Prince

Starting small forward Tayshaun Prince is excused from tonight's game vs. Raptors so he can attend Chauncey Billups' jersey-retirement ceremony
Sports
February 10

Ex-Wolf Sprewell pokes fun at his poor life choices in commercial

When it comes to the poor choices — at least financial ones — that an athlete can make, former Wolves guard Latrell Sprewell is the poster child.
Wolves
February 10

As Wolves hit All-Star break 'all we got is our young guys'

With few alternatives, Wolves interim coach Sam Mitchell has tested the team's young players to find their limits.
Sports
February 10
Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale argues a foul call during the...

Kevin McHale opens up about his firing in Houston: 'I went 'Oof.' '

Former Wolves coach and general manager Kevin McHale sat in as a guest analyst on Inside the NBA on Tuesday. He started his career with the team as a TV analyst and special assistant in 1994.
Wolves
February 9

Rand: Wolves just didn't 'have it' vs. New Orleans

The Timberwolves Sunday delivered a performance at Target Center with a scent almost as ghastly as the corpse flower.
Wolves
February 9

Wolves-Toronto game preview

The Raptors have won three consecutive games in the middle of a six-game "road trip" that straddles the All-Star Game festivities this weekend in Toronto.
Wolves
February 9
Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson (33) fouled Timberwolves guard Zach LaV...

Wolves lose a "clunker," 116-102 to New Orleans

Sam Mitchell, Andrew Wiggins and Ricky Rubio discuss Monday's loss to a Pelicans team that had lost four consecutive games
Sports
February 9
New York Knicks interim head coach Kurt Rambis, center, participates i...

Can Kurt Rambis be a successful head coach this time?

The former Wolves coach has a team with more talent and higher expectations than in his Minnesota days. Is he up to the job? Is it possible to have less success than he did in Minnesota?
Wolves
February 9

Wolves two-game winning streak ends with a clunk

The Wolves followed their first two-game winning streak since before Christmas by losing to a Pelicans team that came into the night 18-32 and had lost four games in a row
Wolves
February 9

LeBron's 40th triple-double

LeBron James recorded the 40th triple-double of his NBA career, Phil Jackson explained his decision to fire Derek Fisher and the lowly Suns dropped to 2-23 in their past 25 games.
Final, 2/10 3 4 1 2 F
Toronto 35-17 32 36 21 23 112
Minnesota 17-37 33 29 26 29 117

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