Out-of-synch Wolves fall 109-97 at home to Miami

Out-of-synch Wolves fall 109-97 at home to Miami

Miami on Friday buried the Wolves under an avalanche of three-pointers en route to the victory.

Towns gives back to charity on Thanksgiving

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Towns gives back to charity on Thanksgiving
Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns spent Thanksgiving afternoon at the House of Charity in Minneapolis, serving free meals.

Fans annoyed and frustrated with the above-average Timberwolves

November 21
Fans annoyed and frustrated with the above-average Timberwolves
The strange thing is all this unsatisfying frustration has come in the midst of a 10-7 start — still a 48-win pace and far better than anything for more than a decade. What gives?
Wolves
10:42pm

Wolves-Heat recap

A look back at Friday's game.
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Wolves
6:27pm

Nemanja Bjelica out of tonight's game with a mid-foot sprain

Nemanja Bjelica will miss tonight's Wolves game with Miami at Target Center due to a left mid-foot sprain. Anthony Brown will be active in his place.
Wolves
1:05pm
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau yells during the secon...

Thibodeau takes apart Wolves' fourth-quarter woes

Not surprisingly, Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau has spent a lot of time analyzing his team's recent fourth-quarter struggles.
Wolves
November 24

Wolves' fourth-quarter failings reason for concern

The final 12 minutes of Wednesday's game showed just how fragile the Wolves have been in the fourth quarter, especially of late.
Wolves
November 23

Wolves-Miami preview

The Timberwolves opened a four-game homestand Wednesday by holding on for a 124-118 victory over Orlando

nba

  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Portland 11 8 .579 0 7-4 4-4 6-4
    Minnesota 11 8 .579 0 6-3 5-5 5-5
    Denver 11 8 .579 0 7-2 3-6 6-4
    Oklahoma City 8 10 .444 2.5 6-3 2-7 4-6
    Utah 8 11 .421 3 7-4 1-7 3-7
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 13 5 .722 0 6-2 7-3 8-2
    LA Lakers 8 11 .421 5.5 6-5 2-6 4-6
    LA Clippers 6 11 .353 6.5 3-5 3-6 1-9
    Phoenix 7 13 .350 7 4-8 3-4 3-7
    Sacramento 5 13 .278 8 4-4 1-9 4-6
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 14 4 .778 0 5-3 9-1 9-1
    San Antonio 11 7 .611 3 8-2 3-5 7-3
    New Orleans 11 8 .579 3.5 5-4 5-4 7-3
    Memphis 7 11 .389 7 4-6 3-4 2-8
    Dallas 4 15 .211 10.5 2-9 2-6 3-7
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Detroit 12 6 .667 0 7-2 5-4 7-3
    Cleveland 12 7 .632 0.5 6-4 6-3 8-2
    Indiana 11 8 .579 1.5 5-3 6-5 6-4
    Milwaukee 9 8 .529 2.5 5-4 4-4 5-5
    Chicago 3 13 .188 8 2-4 1-9 2-8
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 17 3 .850 0 8-1 9-2 9-1
    Toronto 11 7 .611 5 6-1 5-6 6-4
    Philadelphia 10 7 .588 5.5 4-3 6-4 7-3
    New York 10 8 .556 6 9-3 1-5 6-4
    Brooklyn 6 12 .333 10 4-5 2-7 3-7
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 10 8 .556 0 5-4 5-4 6-4
    Miami 9 9 .500 1 4-5 5-4 6-4
    Charlotte 8 10 .444 2 7-2 1-8 3-7
    Orlando 8 11 .421 2.5 4-4 4-7 2-8
    Atlanta 4 15 .211 6.5 2-6 2-9 3-7
  • Points
    K. Towns MIN 316
    A. Wiggins MIN 284
    J. Teague MIN 209
    J. Butler MIN 205
    T. Gibson MIN 152
  • Rebounds
    K. Towns MIN 173
    T. Gibson MIN 118
    J. Butler MIN 69
    A. Wiggins MIN 64
    G. Dieng MIN 58
  • Assists
    J. Teague MIN 113
    J. Butler MIN 61
    J. Crawford MIN 34
    T. Jones MIN 34
    A. Wiggins MIN 25
  • Field Goal Percentage
    K. Towns MIN .543
    T. Gibson MIN .530
    A. Wiggins MIN .455
    J. Teague MIN .427
    J. Butler MIN .400
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Towns MIN 25
    T. Gibson MIN 7
    A. Wiggins MIN 7
    J. Teague MIN 5
    (2) Players 3
  • Steals
    J. Teague MIN 26
    J. Butler MIN 23
    A. Wiggins MIN 20
    T. Gibson MIN 15
    J. Crawford MIN 13
  • Points
    J. Harden HOU 509
    L. James CLE 463
    D. Cousins NO 434
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 428
    D. Booker PHO 399
  • Rebounds
    A. Drummond DET 236
    D. Cousins NO 211
    D. Jordan LAC 196
    C. Capela HOU 182
    N. Jokic DEN 174
  • Assists
    J. Harden HOU 161
    R. Westbrook OKC 143
    L. James CLE 137
    J. Wall WAS 130
    J. Teague MIN 113
  • Field Goal Percentage
    C. Capela HOU .684
    S. Adams OKC .660
    E. Kanter NY .637
    D. Jordan LAC .625
    R. Gobert UTA .620
  • Blocked Shots
    K. Porzingis NY 32
    K. Durant GS 31
    A. Davis NO 30
    R. Gobert UTA 30
    (2) Players 28
  • Steals
    P. George OKC 36
    K. Bazemore ATL 29
    R. Westbrook OKC 28
    R. Rubio UTA 28
    (4) Players 27
  • Wednesday, November 22
    Cleveland 119, Brooklyn 109, F Charlotte 129, Washington 124, F Philadelphia 101, Portland 81, F
    LA Clippers 116, Atlanta 103, F New York 108, Toronto 100, F Miami 104, Boston 98, F
    Dallas 95, Memphis 94, F Houston 125, Denver 95, F Oklahoma City 108, Golden State 91, F
    Minnesota 124, Orlando 118, F New Orleans 107, San Antonio 90, F Utah 110, Chicago 80, F
    Milwaukee 113, Phoenix 107, F Sacramento 113, LA Lakers 102, F
  • Thursday, November 23
  • Today, November 24
    Portland 127, Brooklyn 125, F Atlanta 116, New York 104, F Boston 118, Orlando 103, F
    Indiana 107, Toronto 104, F Cleveland 100, Charlotte 99, F Detroit 99, Oklahoma City 98, F
    Miami 109, Minnesota 97, F New Orleans 115, Phoenix 91, F Denver 104, Memphis 92, F
    Golden State 138, Chicago 91, 4th, 2:47
  • Saturday, November 25
    Portland @ Washington Orlando @ Philadelphia San Antonio @ Charlotte
    Toronto @ Atlanta Boston @ Indiana New York @ Houston
    New Orleans @ Golden State Oklahoma City @ Dallas Milwaukee @ Utah
    LA Clippers @ Sacramento
  • Sunday, November 26
    Miami @ Chicago Phoenix @ Minnesota Brooklyn @ Memphis
  • Monday, November 27
    Orlando @ Indiana Cleveland @ Philadelphia Detroit @ Boston
    Portland @ New York Brooklyn @ Houston Dallas @ San Antonio
    Sacramento @ Golden State LA Lakers @ LA Clippers
  • Tuesday, November 28
    Miami @ Cleveland Phoenix @ Chicago Washington @ Minnesota
    Denver @ Utah Milwaukee @ Sacramento
  • Wednesday, November 29
    Phoenix @ Detroit Oklahoma City @ Orlando Washington @ Philadelphia
    Miami @ New York Charlotte @ Toronto Indiana @ Houston
    Minnesota @ New Orleans Brooklyn @ Dallas Memphis @ San Antonio
    Golden State @ LA Lakers
Wolves
November 22

Wolves nearly blow 26-point fourth-quarter lead in victory over Orlando

The Wolves on Wednesday began a four-game homestand by ending a two-game losing streak - barely.
Wolves
November 22

Timberwolves welcome four-game homestand

Wednesday's game against Orlando was the first of four in a row at Target Center over the coming week.
Wolves
November 22

Wolves-Magic game recap

A look back at Wednesday night's game.
Wolves
November 22

Timberwolves finally get some extended time at home

Tonight's game with Orlando is the first of a four-game, week-long homestand
Wolves
November 22

Still a 'work in progress,' Wolves look to avoid first three-game skid

The Wolves have lost consecutive games twice this season, resoundingly to Indiana and Detroit on back-to-back nights in the season's second week and again on consecutive nights this week.
Wolves
November 21

Wolves-Orlando game preview

The Magic has lost five consecutive games after Monday's 105-97 home loss to Indiana. Before those five games, it had won eight of its first 12.
Wolves
November 21

Wolves stung by Hornets for second consecutive loss

The Wolves lost to a Hornets team they beat by 18 points at home two weeks ago after they couldn't stop Charlotte's big men.
Wolves
November 21

Wolves fall to Hornets for second consecutive loss

Another lopsided fourth quarter — this time 34-22 — cost the Wolves a second loss in as many nights.
Wolves
November 20

Towns is NBA Western Conference player of the week

Towns won the weekly award for the third time in his young career after he averaged 20.3 and 12.3 rebounds last week.
Wolves
November 20

Wolves-Charlotte game recap

Ex-Badger Frank Kaminsky scored a season-high 24 points off the bench for the Hornets. He hit four of his five three-pointers.
Wolves
November 20

Charlotte 118, Wolves 102

The Hornets stung the Timberwolves 118-102 in Charlotte, N.C., on Monday.
East Metro
November 20
Kelsey Schiel, next to Michael Jordan at the signing of the jersey. Also with them was her sister, Brittany.

Michael Jordan replaces fan's jersey he signed in '90s that was stolen years later in Wis.

Two suspects were confronted by a family member, and they said they were looting the home.
Wolves
November 20

Did Pistons player mess up Butler's tying free throw?

Jimmy Butler was interrupted by Pistons guard Reggie Jackson, who came barreling toward the lane from the three-point line just before a potential game-tying free throw Sunday.
Wolves
November 20

Foul finish: Pistons go on late-game run to beat Wolves again

Up 11 points after Shabazz Muhammad made two free throws with 9:57 to play, the Wolves were outscored by 14 the rest of the way and fell to 10-6 for the season.
Wolves
November 19

Wolves notes: Dieng embarks on another durability streak

Gorgui Dieng is back at the beginning after he missed three consecutive games, ending a streak of 175 straight, because of a sprained index finger on his shooting hand.
Final, 11/24 1 2 3 4 F
Miami 9-9 28 30 23 28 109
Minnesota 11-8 24 24 22 27 97

NBA Scoreboard

  • Portland

    Brooklyn

     

    - F

    127

    125

  • New York

    Atlanta

     

    - F

    104

    116

  • Orlando

    Boston

     

    - F

    103

    118

  • Toronto

    Indiana

     

    - F

    104

    107

  • Charlotte

    Cleveland

     

    - F

    99

    100

  • Detroit

    Oklahoma City

     

    - F

    99

    98

  • Miami

    Minnesota

     

    - F

    109

    97

  • New Orleans

    Phoenix

     

    - F

    115

    91

  • Memphis

    Denver

     

    - F

    92

    104

  • Chicago

    Golden State

     

    - F

    94

    143