Younger brother Tre steals spotlight from Wolves' Tyus Jones

Younger brother Tre steals spotlight from Wolves' Tyus Jones

Apple Valley's Tre Jones had 24 points and 18 rebounds to lead his team to the state 4A title on Saturday night, sparking natural comparisons to his older brother and his accomplishments.

Running on empty, Wolves fall 112-100 in Portland

March 26
Running on empty, Wolves fall 112-100 in Portland
The Wolves on Saturday lost their sixth straight, this time to a hot Portland team that has won 10 of 13.

Thibodeau: Wiggins, Towns won't rest down the stretch

March 26
Thibodeau: Wiggins, Towns won't rest down the stretch
With just 10 games remaining, Tom Thibodeau said now is not the time for yielding or rest, even if draft-lottery jockeying has replaced playoff aspirations.
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Wolves
March 26

Wolves lose sixth straight

From the locker room on Saturday's loss to the Blazers and Wolves guard Tyus Jones on his younger brother Tre's performance in the Minnesota Class 4A title game
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Wolves
March 25

NBA Insider: Glenn 'Underdog' Robinson finds a home with Pacers

A part-time starter who won last month's All Star slam-dunk contest, Glenn Robinson will play his former Wolves mates Tuesday night in Indianapolis.
Wolves
March 25

Wolves-Blazers game recap

A look back at Saturday night's game.
Wolves
March 25

Wolves' week ahead

The Wolves return home after a game at the Pacers.
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  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Utah 44 29 .603 0 24-12 20-17 5-5
    Oklahoma City 41 31 .569 2.5 27-10 14-21 6-4
    Denver 35 38 .479 9 21-18 14-20 6-4
    Portland 35 38 .479 9 19-15 16-23 7-3
    Minnesota 28 44 .389 15.5 18-19 10-25 3-7
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 59 14 .808 0 31-4 28-10 7-3
    LA Clippers 44 31 .587 16 24-12 20-19 5-5
    Sacramento 28 45 .384 31 14-22 14-23 3-7
    Phoenix 22 52 .297 37.5 13-23 9-29 1-9
    LA Lakers 21 52 .288 38 13-23 8-29 2-8
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Antonio 56 16 .778 0 28-7 28-9 7-3
    Houston 51 22 .699 5.5 28-9 23-13 7-3
    Memphis 40 33 .548 16.5 21-14 19-19 4-6
    Dallas 31 41 .431 25 21-17 10-24 5-5
    New Orleans 31 42 .425 25.5 19-18 12-24 6-4
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 47 25 .653 0 28-8 19-17 5-5
    Indiana 37 36 .507 10.5 26-11 11-25 5-5
    Milwaukee 37 36 .507 10.5 21-17 16-19 7-3
    Chicago 35 39 .473 13 21-16 14-23 4-6
    Detroit 34 39 .466 13.5 23-14 11-25 3-7
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 48 26 .649 0 27-9 21-17 8-2
    Toronto 44 29 .603 3.5 24-12 20-17 7-3
    New York 27 46 .370 20.5 16-18 11-28 2-8
    Philadelphia 27 46 .370 20.5 17-19 10-27 4-6
    Brooklyn 16 57 .219 31.5 10-27 6-30 5-5
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 45 28 .616 0 29-10 16-18 6-4
    Atlanta 37 36 .507 8 19-18 18-18 3-7
    Miami 35 38 .479 10 21-16 14-22 6-4
    Charlotte 33 40 .452 12 21-16 12-24 5-5
    Orlando 27 46 .370 18 14-23 13-23 4-6
  • Points
    K. Towns MIN 1761
    A. Wiggins MIN 1663
    Z. LaVine MIN 889
    G. Dieng MIN 714
    R. Rubio MIN 684
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 873
    G. Dieng MIN 561
    A. Wiggins MIN 289
    R. Rubio MIN 260
    N. Bjelica MIN 244
  • Assists
    R. Rubio MIN 589
    K. Towns MIN 197
    A. Wiggins MIN 170
    K. Dunn MIN 154
    Z. LaVine MIN 139
  • Field Goal Percentage
    C. Aldrich MIN .538
    K. Towns MIN .535
    G. Dieng MIN .502
    S. Muhammad MIN .482
    L. Stephenson MIN .474
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 98
    G. Dieng MIN 80
    K. Dunn MIN 31
    A. Wiggins MIN 27
    C. Aldrich MIN 23
  • Steals
    R. Rubio MIN 118
    G. Dieng MIN 78
    A. Wiggins MIN 73
    K. Dunn MIN 64
    K. Towns MIN 46
  • Points
    R. Westbrook OKC 2257
    J. Harden HOU 2145
    I. Thomas BOS 1980
    A. Davis NO 1918
    D. Lillard POR 1821
  • Rebounds
    A. Drummond DET 1008
    D. Jordan LAC 1003
    H. Whiteside MIA 965
    R. Gobert UTA 921
    K. Towns MIN 873
  • Assists
    J. Harden HOU 827
    J. Wall WAS 764
    R. Westbrook OKC 748
    R. Rubio MIN 589
    L. James CLE 579
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .708
    R. Gobert UTA .659
    C. Capela HOU .641
    D. Howard ATL .634
    N. Jokic DEN .583
  • Blocked Shots
    R. Gobert UTA 188
    M. Turner IND 152
    A. Davis NO 152
    H. Whiteside MIA 142
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 136
  • Steals
    D. Green GS 144
    J. Wall WAS 140
    J. Butler CHI 130
    S. Curry GS 129
    T. Ariza HOU 128
  • Saturday, March 25
    LA Clippers 108, Utah 95, F Washington 127, Cleveland 115, F Toronto 94, Dallas 86, F
    San Antonio 106, New York 98, F Portland 112, Minnesota 100, F
  • Sunday, March 26
    Brooklyn 107, Atlanta 92, F Charlotte 120, Phoenix 106, F Chicago 109, Milwaukee 94, F
    Houston 137, Oklahoma City 125, F Sacramento 98, LA Clippers 97, F Boston 112, Miami 108, F
    Indiana 107, Philadelphia 94, F Golden State 106, Memphis 94, F New Orleans 115, Denver 90, F
    Portland 97, LA Lakers 81, F
  • Today, March 27
    Detroit @ New York Orlando @ Toronto Cleveland @ San Antonio
    Oklahoma City @ Dallas Memphis @ Sacramento New Orleans @ Utah
  • Tuesday, March 28
    Milwaukee @ Charlotte Minnesota @ Indiana Phoenix @ Atlanta
    Miami @ Detroit Philadelphia @ Brooklyn Golden State @ Houston
    Denver @ Portland Washington @ LA Lakers
  • Wednesday, March 29
    Oklahoma City @ Orlando Atlanta @ Philadelphia Milwaukee @ Boston
    Miami @ New York Charlotte @ Toronto Indiana @ Memphis
    Dallas @ New Orleans Golden State @ San Antonio Utah @ Sacramento
    Washington @ LA Clippers
  • Thursday, March 30
    Brooklyn @ Detroit LA Lakers @ Minnesota Cleveland @ Chicago
    LA Clippers @ Phoenix Houston @ Portland
  • Friday, March 31
    Denver @ Charlotte Indiana @ Toronto Orlando @ Boston
    Philadelphia @ Cleveland Detroit @ Milwaukee San Antonio @ Oklahoma City
    Dallas @ Memphis New York @ Miami Sacramento @ New Orleans
    Washington @ Utah Houston @ Golden State
  • Saturday, April 1
    LA Lakers @ LA Clippers Atlanta @ Chicago Orlando @ Brooklyn
    Sacramento @ Minnesota Phoenix @ Portland
Wolves
March 25

NBA short takes

A weekly look around the league.
Wolves
March 25

Wolves give up another late lead, fall in OT to Lakers

The Lakers scored nine unanswered points late in the fourth quarter against the Wolves, then the first eight points in overtime to win just their 21st game of the season.
Wolves
March 25

Gameday preview: Wolves at Portland

The Blazers 110-95 home victory over New York on Thursday was their ninth victory in their past 12 games
Wolves
March 25

Wolves-Lakers game recap

A look back at Friday night's game.
Wolves
March 25

Lakers statue honors 'all-time great' Shaq

The Lakers on Friday honored Shaquille O'Neal by placing his bronzed image outside along with those of Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jerry West, and famed announcer Chick Hearn.
Sports
March 24

Shaq gets his statue prior to Lakers vs. Wolves in L.A.

The Lakers' unveiling of a Shaquille O'Neal statue outside Staples Center reminds one sportswriter of the day he turned pro so many years ago.
Polls
March 24

Poll: Which Minnesota pro team are you most optimistic about right now?

Wolves
March 23

Second-half breakdowns endure for Wolves

Tuesday, the Wolves lost another game after holding a lead of 10 or more points. It was the 18th time this season the Wolves lost a game in which they held a lead of 10 or more, a league high.
Wolves
March 23

Wolves-L.A. Lakers game preview

It's a matchup of two teams fighting slumps. The Timberwolves have lost four in a row. The Lakers are in free-fall, having lost six in a row and 14 out of 15.
Wolves
March 23
Karl-Anthony Towns (32) grabbed a rebound in the fourth quarter.

Hartman: Towns, Wolves keep improving together

The Timberwolves' long playoff drought probably won't end this year, but soon. Karl-Anthony Towns' continued growth should set the stage for a great second year under coach Tom Thibodeau next season
Wolves
March 23

LaVine ready to 'trust the process' in recovery from ACL surgery

Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine talked Wednesday about getting over the emotion of his injury, and his determination to come back stronger than ever.
Sports
March 22

How does Thibodeau keep injured LaVine in the loop? 'Yell at him daily'

Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau, with a smile, said he has a way to keep injured Zach LaVine feeling like part of the team.
Wolves
March 22

LaVine talks about ACL recovery for first time since injury

The Wolves guard was hurt in early February and has been sidelined since then.
Wolves
March 22

Wolves lead early but Leonard and Spurs win late

Kawhi Leonard, limited in the first half Tuesday against the Wolves, erupted for 20 points after halftime to lead San Antonio to its fourth victory of the season over Minnesota.
Wolves
March 22

Spurs' Popovich responds to commissioner's concerns over resting players

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to team owners Monday expressing concern about the practice of resting big-name players -- and the Spurs coach explained why he does it.
Final, 3/25 1 2 3 4 F
Minnesota 28-44 21 25 28 26 100
Portland 34-38 27 33 34 18 112

NBA Scoreboard

  • Brooklyn

    Atlanta

     

    - F

    107

    92

  • Phoenix

    Charlotte

     

    - F

    106

    120

  • Chicago

    Milwaukee

     

    - F

    109

    94

  • Oklahoma City

    Houston

     

    - F

    125

    137

  • Sacramento

    LA Clippers

     

    - F

    98

    97

  • Miami

    Boston

     

    - F

    108

    112

  • Philadelphia

    Indiana

     

    - F

    94

    107

  • Memphis

    Golden State

     

    - F

    94

    106

  • New Orleans

    Denver

     

    - F

    115

    90

  • Portland

    LA Lakers

     

    - F

    97

    81

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