Through the Fire

The Timberwolves finished a daunting eight-game stretch with their 123-109 win over the Clippers on Tuesday. Their final 11 games show an easier route as they try to reach the playoffs for the first time in 13 seasons.

Last 8                                        Next 11

3-5                   Record                        —

.638                Opp. win %               .415

8                  Opp. over .500                4

38-26             Record at start          41-31

41-31             Record at finish           —

3rd                Playoff spot at start      7th

8th                Playoff spot at finish    —