Breaking down the deal

The Timberwolves and 76ers agreed to a blockbuster trade on Nov. 10, sending Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton to Philadelphia in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric and Jerryd Bayless. Here are some key numbers since the trade was finalized:

Before trade Category Since trade

4-9 Timberwolves record 17-13

8-6 76ers record 20-10

29th in NBA Wolves’ defensive rating 10th in NBA

19.9 ppg Karl-Anthony Towns’ scoring avg. 23.5 ppg

10.8 rpg Towns’ rebounding avg. 13.3 rpg