Kevin Garnett wants to buy the Timberwolves from Glen Taylor

Kevin Garnett wants to buy the Timberwolves from Glen Taylor

If the assumption was that Kevin Garnett would buy a stake in the Timberwolves from current majority owner Glen Taylor, he emphatically changed that narrative with these comments.

Burn! Towns roasted — twice — on social media by Embiid

December 13
Burn! Towns roasted — twice — on social media by Embiid
Philadelphia's Joel Embiid posted a photo to Instagram and Twitter from Tuesday night's victory over the Wolves, and wasn't quite done from there.

Butler: 'We need to get in better shape if we're tired'

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Butler: 'We need to get in better shape if we're tired'
Karl-Anthony Towns, Jimmy Butler and Andrew Wiggins all played 40 minutes or more in Tuesday's overtime loss; Taj Gibson almost did before fouling out.
Wolves
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What should Wiggins do to break his shooting slump? Keep shooting

Andrew Wiggins is shooting 43.5 percent overall, 29.8 percent on three-pointers and 63.4 percent on free throws. All are career lows.
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Wolves
December 13

Wolves-Kings gameday preview

The Wolves are coming off an overtime loss at home to Philadelphia on Tuesday, a game in which they led by nine with six minutes left..
Wolves
December 13

Timberwolves have a depth problem, not a workload problem

The problem with the Wolves isn't the team using its starters for so many minutes as much as how little they're getting from players on the bench.
Wolves
December 13

Towns blames himself as Wolves squander lead, lose to Sixers in OT

Karl-Anthony Towns was upset about being unable to stop Philadelphia star Joel Embiid late in the game, which helped waste a 38-point night by Jimmy Butler.
Wolves
December 13

Philadelphia 118, Timberwolves 112

The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Timberwolves 118-112 in overtime at Target Center on Tuesday night.

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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Minnesota 16 12 .571 0 9-5 7-7 5-5
    Denver 15 13 .536 1 10-2 5-11 5-5
    Portland 14 13 .519 1.5 7-8 7-5 4-6
    Oklahoma City 13 14 .481 2.5 9-4 4-10 5-5
    Utah 13 15 .464 3 11-5 2-10 6-4
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 22 6 .786 0 9-3 13-3 9-1
    LA Clippers 11 15 .423 10 6-7 5-8 6-4
    LA Lakers 10 16 .385 11 6-7 4-9 4-6
    Sacramento 9 18 .333 12.5 5-7 4-11 5-5
    Phoenix 9 21 .300 14 4-12 5-9 2-8
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 22 4 .846 0 10-3 12-1 10-0
    San Antonio 19 9 .679 4 13-2 6-7 8-2
    New Orleans 15 14 .517 8.5 8-7 7-7 4-6
    Dallas 8 20 .286 15 6-10 2-10 5-5
    Memphis 8 20 .286 15 5-11 3-9 1-9
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 20 8 .714 0 11-4 9-4 9-1
    Milwaukee 15 11 .577 4 9-4 6-7 7-3
    Indiana 16 12 .571 4 10-5 6-7 6-4
    Detroit 14 13 .519 5.5 8-5 6-8 3-7
    Chicago 7 20 .259 12.5 5-8 2-12 4-6
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 24 6 .800 0 13-2 11-4 7-3
    Toronto 18 8 .692 4 9-1 9-7 7-3
    New York 14 13 .519 8.5 13-5 1-8 4-6
    Philadelphia 14 13 .519 8.5 7-6 7-7 4-6
    Brooklyn 11 15 .423 11 6-7 5-8 5-5
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 15 13 .536 0 7-5 8-8 5-5
    Miami 13 14 .481 1.5 5-7 8-7 5-5
    Orlando 11 18 .379 4.5 6-7 5-11 3-7
    Charlotte 10 17 .370 4.5 8-6 2-11 2-8
    Atlanta 6 21 .222 8.5 3-9 3-12 3-7
  • Points
    K. Towns MIN 543
    A. Wiggins MIN 492
    J. Butler MIN 476
    J. Teague MIN 312
    T. Gibson MIN 302
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 313
    T. Gibson MIN 226
    J. Butler MIN 138
    G. Dieng MIN 113
    A. Wiggins MIN 107
  • Assists
    J. Teague MIN 169
    J. Butler MIN 119
    T. Jones MIN 75
    J. Crawford MIN 53
    A. Wiggins MIN 50
  • Field Goal Percentage
    T. Gibson MIN .548
    K. Towns MIN .531
    J. Butler MIN .457
    A. Wiggins MIN .441
    J. Teague MIN .433
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 34
    T. Gibson MIN 16
    A. Wiggins MIN 16
    J. Teague MIN 9
    J. Butler MIN 7
  • Steals
    J. Butler MIN 46
    J. Teague MIN 36
    A. Wiggins MIN 32
    T. Jones MIN 28
    T. Gibson MIN 23
  • Points
    J. Harden HOU 802
    L. James CLE 764
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 716
    D. Cousins NO 708
    D. Lillard POR 652
  • Rebounds
    A. Drummond DET 398
    D. Jordan LAC 343
    D. Cousins NO 336
    K. Towns MIN 313
    D. Howard CHA 311
  • Assists
    R. Westbrook OKC 247
    L. James CLE 235
    J. Harden HOU 233
    B. Simmons PHI 201
    D. Green GS 183
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .669
    C. Capela HOU .665
    S. Adams OKC .640
    E. Kanter NY .598
    J. Collins ATL .592
  • Blocked Shots
    M. Turner IND 48
    K. Durant GS 46
    K. Porzingis NY 45
    C. Capela HOU 44
    (2) Players 43
  • Steals
    P. George OKC 57
    B. Simmons PHI 55
    R. Westbrook OKC 49
    K. Bazemore ATL 48
    V. Oladipo IND 48
  • Tuesday, December 12
    Denver 103, Detroit 84, F Cleveland 123, Atlanta 114, F New York 113, LA Lakers 109, F
    Brooklyn 103, Washington 98, F Dallas 95, San Antonio 89, F Philadelphia 118, Minnesota 112, F
    Sacramento 99, Phoenix 92, F
  • Wednesday, December 13
    Oklahoma City 100, Indiana 95, F LA Clippers 106, Orlando 95, F Washington 93, Memphis 87, F
    Boston 124, Denver 118, F Portland 102, Miami 95, F Chicago 103, Utah 100, F
    New Orleans 115, Milwaukee 108, F Toronto 115, Phoenix 109, F Houston 108, Charlotte 96, F
  • Today, December 14
    Detroit @ Atlanta New York @ Brooklyn LA Lakers @ Cleveland
    Sacramento @ Minnesota Dallas @ Golden State
  • Friday, December 15
    Detroit @ Indiana Portland @ Orlando LA Clippers @ Washington
    Oklahoma City @ Philadelphia Miami @ Charlotte Utah @ Boston
    Brooklyn @ Toronto Atlanta @ Memphis Chicago @ Milwaukee
    New Orleans @ Denver San Antonio @ Houston
  • Saturday, December 16
    Portland @ Charlotte Utah @ Cleveland Oklahoma City @ New York
    Milwaukee @ Houston LA Clippers @ Miami Phoenix @ Minnesota
    Dallas @ San Antonio Boston @ Memphis
  • Sunday, December 17
    Sacramento @ Toronto Orlando @ Detroit Indiana @ Brooklyn
    Cleveland @ Washington
  • Monday, December 18
    Boston @ Indiana New York @ Charlotte Miami @ Atlanta
    Philadelphia @ Chicago Denver @ Oklahoma City Utah @ Houston
    Portland @ Minnesota Phoenix @ Dallas LA Clippers @ San Antonio
    Golden State @ LA Lakers
  • Tuesday, December 19
    New Orleans @ Washington Sacramento @ Philadelphia Cleveland @ Milwaukee
Wolves
December 13

After years of woe, pieces falling into place for 76ers

The league's laughingstock not so long ago while they accumulated both draft picks and losses galore, the Sixers are must-see TV and play the Wolves in an ESPN game tonight.
Wolves
December 13

Wolves lose 118-112 to Sixers in OT

There was enough blame to go around after Wolves were outscored 41-26 in the final six minutes of the fourth quarter into overtime.
Wolves
December 12

Wolves-Philadelphia game recap

Sixers center Joel Embiid scored 28 points with 12 rebounds and eight assists, made the free throws that sent the game into overtime and the three-pointer in OT that propelled the 76ers to victory.
Wolves
December 12

Similarities striking between rebuild jobs by Wolves, 76ers

Each team has been remade around a pair of young stars and a handful of added veterans.
Wolves
December 12

Battle of bigs: Embiid expected to play tonight vs. Wolves, Towns

Philadelphia star center Joel Embiid participated in morning shootariound after he missed the team's last two games because of back tightness
Wolves
December 12

Wolves-Philadelphia game preview

The Wolves (16-11) are coming off a less-than-perfect 97-92 victory over Dallas Sunday in the opener of a five-game homestand. It gave the Wolves their first back-to-back wins since Nov. 17.
Wolves
December 11

Imagine if Wolves hadn't overhauled their roster for this season

Minnesota’s remade roster is 16-11 and in first place in the Northwest Division. But that hasn't done a lot to curtail the griping common during the ugly seasons.
Wolves
December 11

Wolves claw out 97-92 victory over Dallas

Jimmy Butler's 10-point fourth quarter, and some stingy defense, helped Minnesota open a five-game homestand with a victory.
Wolves
December 10

Tyus Jones not just a spectator to younger brother Tre

Wolves guard Tyus Jones checks in with younger brother Tre - who is Duke-bound after this season at Apple Valley - after nearly every game.
Wolves
December 10

Wolves-Dallas game recap

A look back at Sunday's game.
Wolves
December 10

Thibodeau sticking with eight-man rotation for now

Nemanja Bjelica's injury and Shabazz Muhammad's struggles have forced big minutes on Wolves starters
Wolves
December 9
Timberwolves player Tyus Jones shops with Addison Warden, 9, of Maple ...

Sunday Q&A with Tyus Jones

Point guard Tyus Jones, who has worked previously with United Heroes League and participated in Friday's shopping spree event
Wolves
December 9

Scoggins: Successful homestand could ease tension surrounding Wolves

The schedule can't set up any more favorably for the Wolves to establish some consistency, for Tom Thibodeau to rediscover his bench and for the whole operation to stop playing painful basketball
Wolves
December 9

NBA Insider: Nowitzki's influence far-reaching

Dirk Nowitzki has given the NBA and Mavericks 20 seasons — tied with Kobe Bryant for the longest in league history with the same team — as well as a contribution that will last after he leaves.
Wolves
December 9

Wolves week ahead

A look at a busy week for the Wolves, opening a homestand.
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Sacramento 9-18
Minnesota 16-12

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