Wolves evaluate team's progress at 20-game mark

Wolves evaluate team's progress at 20-game mark

A quarter of the season in, Wolves believe 6-14 start doesn't define their fate.

Scoggins: Minnesota ticket-buyers sick of hope, hype — only victories will do

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Scoggins: Minnesota ticket-buyers sick of hope, hype — only victories will do
With the exception of the Vikings and the Wild, attendance for other high-profile teams in town has been dismal this year. In some cases, teams are on pace to draw their fewest fans in more than a decade.

Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of Pacers

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Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of Pacers
Klay Thompson wanted one more quarter. He wanted to score 80, and thinks he absolutely could have.
Wolves
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Sixth consecutive triple-double for Westbrook

Russell Westbrook posted his sixth straight triple-double to move within one of tying Michael Jordan's streak of seven straight in 1989. He finished with 32 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists.
Wolves
December 5

Wolves-San Antonio game preview

Go figure this: The 16-4 Spurs are 5-4 at home but 12-0 on the road after winning 97-96 Monday at Milwaukee. They are 4-1 on the second night of back-to-back games this season.
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Wolves
December 5

Wolves' recent history of blown leads

The Wolves have blown five leads of at least 14 points this season.
Wolves
December 5

Wolves bench comes to life during road trip

The reserves combined for 83 points in games at New York and Charlotte.
Wolves
December 5

Down 10 in fourth quarter, Wolves rally, top Charlotte in OT

Ricky Rubio, Andrew Wiggins and Gorgui Dieng all hit key three-pointers to spark the victory.
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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Oklahoma City 14 8 .636 0 9-4 5-4 7-3
    Utah 13 9 .591 1 6-4 7-5 6-4
    Portland 12 10 .545 2 7-4 5-6 5-5
    Denver 8 13 .381 5.5 3-7 5-6 4-6
    Minnesota 6 14 .300 7 3-6 3-8 3-7
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 17 3 .850 0 8-2 9-1 9-1
    LA Clippers 16 6 .727 2 7-3 9-3 6-4
    LA Lakers 10 13 .435 8.5 6-5 4-8 3-7
    Sacramento 7 13 .350 10 4-5 3-8 3-7
    Phoenix 6 14 .300 11 3-5 3-9 3-7
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Antonio 17 4 .810 0 5-4 12-0 9-1
    Houston 14 7 .667 3 5-2 9-5 8-2
    Memphis 14 8 .636 3.5 7-4 7-4 7-3
    New Orleans 7 15 .318 10.5 5-7 2-8 5-5
    Dallas 4 16 .200 12.5 3-6 1-10 2-8
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 14 5 .737 0 9-2 5-3 6-4
    Chicago 11 9 .550 3.5 5-3 6-6 5-5
    Milwaukee 10 9 .526 4 7-5 3-4 5-5
    Detroit 11 11 .500 4.5 7-3 4-8 5-5
    Indiana 10 10 .500 4.5 8-4 2-6 6-4
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Toronto 14 7 .667 0 8-4 6-3 7-3
    Boston 12 9 .571 2 5-4 7-5 6-4
    New York 11 9 .550 2.5 9-3 2-6 7-3
    Brooklyn 5 15 .250 8.5 4-7 1-8 1-9
    Philadelphia 4 17 .190 10 4-11 0-6 2-8
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Charlotte 12 9 .571 0 6-6 6-3 4-6
    Atlanta 10 12 .455 2.5 6-4 4-8 1-9
    Orlando 9 12 .429 3 4-6 5-6 5-5
    Washington 7 12 .368 4 5-5 2-7 5-5
    Miami 7 13 .350 4.5 2-7 5-6 5-5
  • Points
    A. Wiggins MIN 456
    K. Towns MIN 451
    Z. LaVine MIN 376
    G. Dieng MIN 198
    N. Bjelica MIN 139
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 203
    G. Dieng MIN 162
    C. Aldrich MIN 80
    A. Wiggins MIN 78
    N. Bjelica MIN 70
  • Assists
    R. Rubio MIN 101
    K. Dunn MIN 56
    Z. LaVine MIN 51
    A. Wiggins MIN 49
    G. Dieng MIN 48
  • Field Goal Percentage
    J. Hill MIN .667
    C. Aldrich MIN .545
    A. Payne MIN .536
    G. Dieng MIN .503
    K. Towns MIN .486
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 30
    G. Dieng MIN 26
    C. Aldrich MIN 12
    A. Wiggins MIN 8
    K. Dunn MIN 7
  • Steals
    K. Dunn MIN 26
    R. Rubio MIN 23
    G. Dieng MIN 19
    Z. LaVine MIN 18
    K. Towns MIN 16
  • Points
    R. Westbrook OKC 651
    A. Davis NO 636
    D. Lillard POR 583
    D. Cousins SAC 581
    J. Harden HOU 566
  • Rebounds
    H. Whiteside MIA 298
    D. Jordan LAC 283
    A. Drummond DET 275
    D. Howard ATL 255
    N. Vucevic ORL 239
  • Assists
    R. Westbrook OKC 237
    J. Harden HOU 235
    C. Paul LAC 201
    L. James CLE 159
    J. Wall WAS 155
  • Field Goal Percentage
    R. Gobert UTA .642
    D. Jordan LAC .633
    C. Capela HOU .631
    D. Howard ATL .602
    M. Gortat WAS .581
  • Blocked Shots
    A. Davis NO 55
    R. Gobert UTA 53
    H. Whiteside MIA 51
    M. Turner IND 43
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 40
  • Steals
    C. Paul LAC 56
    K. Leonard SA 43
    T. Ariza HOU 42
    J. Teague IND 41
    D. Green GS 41
  • Saturday, December 3
    Milwaukee 112, Brooklyn 103, F Minnesota 125, Charlotte 120, F Boston 107, Philadelphia 106, F
    Toronto 128, Atlanta 84, F Memphis 103, LA Lakers 100, F Dallas 107, Chicago 82, F
    Utah 105, Denver 98, F Portland 99, Miami 92, F Golden State 138, Phoenix 109, F
  • Sunday, December 4
    Orlando 98, Detroit 92, F Oklahoma City 101, New Orleans 92, F New York 106, Sacramento 98, F
    Indiana 111, LA Clippers 102, F
  • Today, December 5
    Denver 106, Philadelphia 98, F Oklahoma City 102, Atlanta 99, F Washington 118, Brooklyn 113, F
    Cleveland 116, Toronto 112, F San Antonio 97, Milwaukee 96, F Portland 112, Chicago 110, F
    Houston 107, Boston 106, F Memphis 110, New Orleans 108, F Charlotte 109, Dallas 101, F
    Golden State 129, Indiana 92, 4th, 6:26 Utah 95, LA Lakers 89, 4th, 6:32
  • Tuesday, December 6
    Orlando @ Washington Chicago @ Detroit New York @ Miami
    San Antonio @ Minnesota Philadelphia @ Memphis Phoenix @ Utah
  • Wednesday, December 7
    Detroit @ Charlotte Boston @ Orlando Miami @ Atlanta
    Denver @ Brooklyn Portland @ Milwaukee LA Lakers @ Houston
    Cleveland @ New York Sacramento @ Dallas Indiana @ Phoenix
    Golden State @ LA Clippers
  • Thursday, December 8
    Denver @ Washington Minnesota @ Toronto Portland @ Memphis
    Philadelphia @ New Orleans Golden State @ Utah San Antonio @ Chicago
  • Friday, December 9
    Orlando @ Charlotte Toronto @ Boston Miami @ Cleveland
    Atlanta @ Milwaukee Detroit @ Minnesota Houston @ Oklahoma City
    Indiana @ Dallas New York @ Sacramento Phoenix @ LA Lakers
  • Saturday, December 10
    Milwaukee @ Washington Denver @ Orlando Portland @ Indiana
    Charlotte @ Cleveland Miami @ Chicago Golden State @ Memphis
    Dallas @ Houston Brooklyn @ San Antonio Sacramento @ Utah
    New Orleans @ LA Clippers
Sports
December 5

Unlikely OT victory in Charlotte puts a smile on Towns' face

Wolves star center Karl-Anthony Towns is walking a little lighter after his team overcame a seven-point deficit in the fourth quarter's final minute Saturday at Charlotte.
Vikings
December 4

More of the same from Gophers football, Vikings, Wolves and Wild

The Vikings, Wild, Wolves and Gophers football teams change each year, so why do things not seem to change?
Wolves
December 4

Looking for answers to Wolves' early woes

One apparent need: The young players might benefit from a veteran contributor to the roster.
Wolves
December 4

Hornets coach Steve Clifford knows first-hand growing pains of a young team

The Wolves on Saturday night faced a Charlotte team that turned the corner last season.
Wolves
December 4

Game recap: Wolves at Charlotte

A quick look at Saturday's game.
Wolves
December 3

Game recap: Wolves at Charlotte

GAME RECAPImpact playerAndrew Wiggins, WolvesHe scored 29 points on 11-for-20 shooting, including a three-pointer late in regulation that forced overtime.By the NUMBERS15 The biggest…
Sports
December 3

Finally there is joy in the Wolves postgame locker room

A big overtime victory over Charlotte takes some of the pressure off.
Wolves
December 2

Different venue, same result as Wolves stumble vs. Knicks again

The Wolves lost to New York for the second time in three games.
Wolves
December 2

Game recap: New York 118, Wolves 114

A quick look at Friday's game.
Wolves
December 2

Wolves-Charlotte gameday preview

Charlotte enters the matchup on quite the run.
Wolves
December 2

Kristaps Porzingis, Karl-Anthony Towns class of 2015 draft

The players that finished 1-2 in Rookie of the Year voting squared off for the second time in three days.
Sports
December 2
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau directed the team duri...

Tom Thibodeau, others look back on their time in New York

From coach Tom Thibodeau to rookie Kris Dunn, many in the Timberwolves organization have tie to New York -- some with the Knicks and others with Madison Square Garden.
Wolves
December 2

Business of sports always interested Wolves CEO Casson

Wolves CEO Ethan Casson's career followed the path he planned.
Wolves
December 2

Gameday preview: Wolves at New York

Friday's game is is the second of back-to-back games vs. the Knicks.
Wolves
December 1

47 points by Towns not enough as Knicks hold off late Wolves rally

Karl-Anthony Towns on Wednesday night had the third game with 45 points and 15 rebounds in franchise history but it wasn't enough against the Knicks.
Final, 12/3 1 2 3 4 OT F
Minnesota 6-14 19 30 25 32 19 125
Charlotte 11-9 29 23 32 22 14 120

NBA Scoreboard

  • Denver

    Philadelphia

     

    - F

    106

    98

  • Oklahoma City

    Atlanta

     

    - F

    102

    99

  • Washington

    Brooklyn

     

    - F

    118

    113

  • Cleveland

    Toronto

     

    - F

    116

    112

  • San Antonio

    Milwaukee

     

    - F

    97

    96

  • Portland

    Chicago

     

    - F

    112

    110

  • Boston

    Houston

     

    - F

    106

    107

  • Memphis

    New Orleans

     

    - F

    110

    108

  • Charlotte

    Dallas

     

    - F

    109

    101

  • Indiana

    Golden State

     

    - F

    106

    142

  • Utah

    LA Lakers

     

    - F

    107

    101

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