George, Westbrook, Anthony part of Thunder's chemistry experiment

George, Westbrook, Anthony part of Thunder's chemistry experiment

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Jazz helps provide a blueprint for Timberwolves' rebuilding plan

October 21
Jazz helps provide a blueprint for Timberwolves' rebuilding plan
Supplementing young talent with veterans is a proven way to win.

Gameday: Wolves-Oklahoma City preview

October 21
Gameday: Wolves-Oklahoma City preview
The Wolves get their first look at the remade Thunder.
Wolves
October 21
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler (23) looked for an open te...

Reusse: Revamped Target Center stirs up hope for changes beyond cosmetic

Fans were enthusiastic both by the revamped building and the revamped roster.
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Wolves
October 21

Jamal Crawford's big fourth quarter sends Wolves past Utah for first victory

The veteran's final basket of his big final quarter is a go-ahead three-pointer after the Wolves blew a 10-point lead.
Wolves
October 21

Rubio burns inside, and it came to fore in Friday's fourth quarter

Rubio would have left Target Center with a homecoming victory, if Crawford had not turned into Jamal-gone-wild in fourth.
Wolves
October 21

Wolves-Utah game recap

A quick look at Friday night's game.
Wolves
October 21
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler (23) talked with an offici...

Wolves win home opener 100-97 over Utah

Veteran Jamal Crawford scored all of his 17 points in the fourth quarter, including a clutch three with 27 seconds left.

nba

  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Utah 2 1 .667 0 2-0 0-1 2-1
    Portland 2 1 .667 0 - 2-1 2-1
    Minnesota 1 1 .500 0.5 1-0 0-1 1-1
    Denver 1 1 .500 0.5 1-0 0-1 1-1
    Oklahoma City 1 1 .500 0.5 1-0 0-1 1-1
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    LA Clippers 2 0 1.000 0 1-0 1-0 2-0
    LA Lakers 1 1 .500 1 0-1 1-0 1-1
    Sacramento 1 2 .333 1.5 0-1 1-1 1-2
    Golden State 1 2 .333 1.5 0-1 1-1 1-2
    Phoenix 0 3 .000 2.5 0-2 0-1 0-3
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 3 0 1.000 0 1-0 2-0 3-0
    Memphis 2 0 1.000 0.5 2-0 - 2-0
    San Antonio 2 0 1.000 0.5 1-0 1-0 2-0
    New Orleans 0 2 .000 2.5 0-1 0-1 0-2
    Dallas 0 3 .000 3 0-2 0-1 0-3
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 2 1 .667 0 1-1 1-0 2-1
    Detroit 2 1 .667 0 1-0 1-1 2-1
    Milwaukee 2 1 .667 0 1-1 1-0 2-1
    Indiana 1 2 .333 1 1-1 0-1 1-2
    Chicago 0 2 .000 1.5 0-1 0-1 0-2
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Toronto 2 0 1.000 0 2-0 - 2-0
    Brooklyn 1 1 .500 1 1-0 0-1 1-1
    Boston 1 2 .333 1.5 0-1 1-1 1-2
    New York 0 2 .000 2 0-1 0-1 0-2
    Philadelphia 0 3 .000 2.5 0-1 0-2 0-3
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 2 0 1.000 0 2-0 - 2-0
    Orlando 2 1 .667 0.5 1-0 1-1 2-1
    Charlotte 1 1 .500 1 1-0 0-1 1-1
    Miami 1 1 .500 1 1-0 0-1 1-1
    Atlanta 1 1 .500 1 - 1-1 1-1
  • Points
    A. Wiggins MIN 26
    K. Towns MIN 18
    J. Butler MIN 12
    J. Teague MIN 11
    J. Crawford MIN 10
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 13
    A. Wiggins MIN 5
    T. Gibson MIN 4
    J. Butler MIN 4
    G. Dieng MIN 4
  • Assists
    J. Teague MIN 6
    J. Crawford MIN 5
    T. Gibson MIN 3
    J. Butler MIN 3
    G. Dieng MIN 2
  • Field Goal Percentage
    A. Wiggins MIN .643
    K. Towns MIN .533
    J. Butler MIN .417
  • Blocked Shots
    J. Crawford MIN 1
    J. Teague MIN 1
    S. Muhammad MIN 1
    K. Towns MIN 1
  • Steals
    K. Towns MIN 2
    T. Gibson MIN 1
    J. Teague MIN 1
    J. Butler MIN 1
    (2) Players 1
  • Points
    J. Harden HOU 54
    E. Gordon HOU 49
    J. Brown BOS 43
    K. Irving BOS 39
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 37
  • Rebounds
    D. Jordan LAC 24
    H. Whiteside MIA 22
    C. Capela HOU 21
    J. Tatum BOS 19
    A. Davis NO 18
  • Assists
    J. Harden HOU 19
    R. Westbrook OKC 16
    K. Irving BOS 13
    D. Green GS 13
    (2) Players 11
  • Field Goal Percentage
    N. Noel DAL 1.000
    D. Sabonis IND 1.000
    S. Adams OKC 1.000
    N. Young GS .889
    D. Murray SA .875
  • Blocked Shots
    D. Cousins NO 7
    K. Durant GS 4
    M. Turner IND 4
    J. Henson MIL 4
    (10) Players 3
  • Steals
    K. Irving BOS 6
    T. Rozier BOS 6
    M. Smart BOS 5
    S. Adams OKC 5
    (5) Players 4
  • Friday, October 20
    Portland 114, Indiana 96, F Charlotte 109, Atlanta 91, F Boston 102, Philadelphia 92, F
    Cleveland 116, Milwaukee 97, F Washington 115, Detroit 111, F Brooklyn 126, Orlando 121, F
    Minnesota 100, Utah 97, F Sacramento 93, Dallas 88, F Golden State 128, New Orleans 120, F
    LA Lakers 132, Phoenix 130, F
  • Saturday, October 21
    Toronto 128, Philadelphia 94, F San Antonio 87, Chicago 77, F Orlando 114, Cleveland 93, F
    Detroit 111, New York 107, F Houston 107, Dallas 91, F Memphis 111, Golden State 101, F
    Miami 112, Indiana 108, F Milwaukee 113, Portland 110, F Utah 96, Oklahoma City 87, F
    Denver 96, Sacramento 79, F LA Clippers 130, Phoenix 88, F
  • Today, October 22
    Atlanta @ Brooklyn Minnesota @ Oklahoma City New Orleans @ LA Lakers
  • Monday, October 23
    Philadelphia @ Detroit Atlanta @ Miami Memphis @ Houston
    Charlotte @ Milwaukee Golden State @ Dallas Toronto @ San Antonio
    Washington @ Denver Sacramento @ Phoenix
  • Tuesday, October 24
    Chicago @ Cleveland Brooklyn @ Orlando New York @ Boston
    Indiana @ Minnesota New Orleans @ Portland Utah @ LA Clippers
  • Wednesday, October 25
    Minnesota @ Detroit Denver @ Charlotte Houston @ Philadelphia
    Cleveland @ Brooklyn Indiana @ Oklahoma City San Antonio @ Miami
    Memphis @ Dallas Utah @ Phoenix Washington @ LA Lakers
    Toronto @ Golden State
  • Thursday, October 26
    Atlanta @ Chicago Dallas @ Memphis Boston @ Milwaukee
    LA Clippers @ Portland New Orleans @ Sacramento
  • Friday, October 27
    San Antonio @ Orlando Houston @ Charlotte Denver @ Atlanta
    Brooklyn @ New York Oklahoma City @ Minnesota Toronto @ LA Lakers
    Washington @ Golden State
Wolves
October 20

New-look Ricky Rubio still looks right at home

Former Timberwolves star Ricky Rubio came “home” Friday to a newly remodeled Target Center he almost didn’t recognize and to an introductory ovation that…
Wolves
October 20

Wolves 100, Utah 97

The new-look Wolves began play at new-look Target Center by holding on against an old friend.
Wolves
October 20

Reusse: 'Jim Pete,' ever the optimist, likes the Wolves

He is "Jim Pete" to Minnesota basketball fans, and for the past decade, he's been our version of Harry Caray with the Cubs or Bob Uecker with the Brewers through all of their losing seasons.
Wolves
October 20

Rubio returns 'home' with Jazz for Wolves home opener

Former Wolves star Ricky Rubio participated in a morning shootaround with his new Utah team at newly remodeled Target Center Friday and almost didn't recognize the place
Wolves
October 20

Ricky Rubio: 'It feels like I never left'

Former Timberwolves star Ricky Rubio chatted with the media at newly remodeled Target Center Friday morning before his new Utah team plays the Wolves in their home opener
Wolves
October 20

Jazz Age begins: Rubio now a Target Center visitor

On Friday night, Rubio brings the Jazz to a freshly remodeled Target Center he might not quite recognize in a reunion with a Wolves team playing its home opener.
Wolves
October 19

Gameday preview: Wolves vs. Jazz

The Wolves open at home against Utah and Ricky Rubio.
Wolves
October 19

Ricky Rubio plays on in Utah

The former Timberwolves star discusses his new life in Utah and his old mates before Friday's return to newly remodeled Target Center.
Wolves
October 19

Wolves lose season opener, 107-99 at San Antonio

A Timberwolves team remade again over the summer lost its opener to a Spurs team that played without Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker.
Wolves
October 19

Timberwolves are going to test your patience again

The temptation will be to look at what happened Wednesday — a 107-99 loss in San Antonio — and draw hard conclusions that these are the same old Wolves with shiny new parts.
Wolves
October 19
Andrew Wiggins drove around Rudy Gay as the Wolves opened the season with a loss Wednesday night in San Antonio.

'We just have to do better': Wolves open with a dud in San Antonio

Debuting three new starters and six new faces on the opening night roster, the Wolves trailed by as many 13 points and couldn't hold a one-point lead with five minutes remaining.
Wolves
October 19

Souhan: Passion for basketball unites Wolves' Thibodeau, Butler

A year after Tom Thibodeau's introduction to the Wolves' talented youngsters yielded a paltry 31 victories, his reunion with Jimmy Butler is supposed to redefine the franchise.
Wolves
October 19

Wolves cringe, empathize over Hayward's gruesome leg injury

Jimmy Butler looked away when television replays showed Gordon Hayward's gruesome leg injury fewer than six minutes into his Celtics career Tuesday in Cleveland.
Wolves
October 19

Wolves-San Antonio game recap

A look back at Wednesday night's game.
Wolves
October 18

Five questions, five answers about the Timberwolves in 2017-18

Here's the answers to what you're wondering about as the Wolves prepare to open the season.
Final, 10/20 1 2 3 4 F
Utah 1-1 16 26 23 32 97
Minnesota 1-1 19 27 24 30 100

NBA Scoreboard

  • Philadelphia

    Toronto

     

    - F

    94

    128

  • San Antonio

    Chicago

     

    - F

    87

    77

  • Orlando

    Cleveland

     

    - F

    114

    93

  • Detroit

    New York

     

    - F

    111

    107

  • Dallas

    Houston

     

    - F

    91

    107

  • Golden State

    Memphis

     

    - F

    101

    111

  • Indiana

    Miami

     

    - F

    108

    112

  • Portland

    Milwaukee

     

    - F

    110

    113

  • Oklahoma City

    Utah

     

    - F

    87

    96

  • Sacramento

    Denver

     

    - F

    79

    96

  • Phoenix

    LA Clippers

     

    - F

    88

    130

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