Wolves guard Austin Rivers checked on teammate Karl-Anthony Towns on Monday after Towns was injured in a game in Washington.

With Towns down for several weeks, who will step up for Timberwolves?

The Wolves tend to struggle offensively when Karl-Anthony Towns is off the floor. And even if they have success, it delays the team's transition to his big-man partnership with Rudy Gobert.

Wolves to meet Morant, Memphis in rematch of playoff series

November 29
Ja Morant had a triple-double as Memphis beat the Knicks on Monday night. The Grizzlies play at Target Center on Wednesday.
The Timberwolves will be without injured Karl-Anthony Towns, and the Grizzlies are without Desmond Bane.
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Whenever Towns returns, Wolves should know some things

November 29
Rudy Gobert and Karl-Anthony Towns, shown during a game earlier this season.
Wolves big man Karl-Anthony Towns is going to be missing for several weeks because of an calf injury. How the Wolves fare without him will tell us a lot about how they should proceed when he returns.
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November 28
Washington Wizards center Kristaps Porzingis (6) blocked a shot from Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) on Monday.

Timberwolves-Wizards game recap: Porzingis dominates with 41 points

Wizards center Kristaps Porzingis had the hot hand from long range on the way to 41 points.
Wolves
November 28
Timberwolves center Rudy Gobert (27) went up for a layup against Golden State forward Draymond Green on Sunday at Target Center.

It's hunting season on the Timberwolves transition defense

The Wolves defense is struggling and Jaden McDaniels, Taurean Prince and Jordan McLaughlin all missed Monday's game against the Wizards.
Anthony Edwards (1) of the Minnesota Timberwolves smiles after making a three pointer in third quarter Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at Target Center i
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November 28
Members of the Timberwolves medical staff attended to Karl-Anthony Towns after he suffered an injury in the second half against the Wizards.

Injury to Karl-Anthony Towns adds to Timberwolves' 142-127 loss to Wizards

The Timberwolves were routed again and fell back below .500, but the bigger concern was a leg injury to their star All-NBA forward.
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November 27
Warriors guard Stephen Curry drove through four Timberwolves on his way to the rim (and 25 points) in Golden State’s 137-114 victory at Target Cente

Timberwolves trampled early in 137-114 rout by Warriors

A 25-2 run in the first quarter by Golden State settled matters early at Target Center. Six Warriors scored in double figures, led by Stephen Curry's 25 points and 11 rebounds.
Wolves
November 27

Gallery: Timberwolves fall to Warriors

The Timberwolves lost 137-114 to the Golden State Warriors at Target Center on Sunday.
Karl-Anthiny Towns, D’Angelo Russell and Jaden McDaniels model the new City Edition uniforms.
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November 27
Guard Bradley Beal leads the Wizards in scoring at 23.1 points per game.

Timberwolves-Washington game preview: Stopping three top scorers

Even with three players averaging 20-plus points, the Wizards are next to last in the NBA in scoring.
Wolves
November 27
Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, watches his three-point basket, next to Timberwolves guard Austin Rivers on Sunday at Target Center.

Rivers draws doozy of a defensive assignment in Wolves' loss

Austin Rivers had the job of guarding Golden State's Stephen Curry, while the Warriors took charge in a sizzling first quarter.
Wolves
November 27
Hornets guard Theo Maledon found a clear path to the basket past Wolves guard Jaylen Nowell and center Karl-Anthony Towns on Friday night. Too often,

Souhan: Timberwolves' lack of on-court leadership is showing

Forget the finely tuned Warriors. Losing the previous game to the Hornets is the real crime.
Anthony Edwards, at age 20, averaged 21.3 points in 72 games for the Timberwolves last season.
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There's more in store for budding star Anthony Edwards, who added bulk to his frame in the offseason to help him attack the basket more for the MN Timberwolves.
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November 27

Timberwolves-Golden State game recap

Stephen Curry scored 25 points and flirted with a triple-double for Golden State at Target Center.
Wolves
November 26
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November 26
Andrew Wiggins has been an NBA All-Star and league champion since being traded to Golden State by the Wolves.

Trade was a pivot point for the careers of Russell, Wiggins

D'Angelo Russell and Andrew Wiggins have been lightning rods for criticism while in Minnesota, and meet Sunday at Target Center.
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards smiles during warm ups prior to an NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets, Saturday, Nov. 5, 202
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November 26
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry

Timberwolves-Golden State game preview

Taurean Prince was added to the Wolves' list of injuries, while center Rudy Gobbert continues to play through pain.
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November 25
Hornets guard Kelly Oubre Jr. dunked during the first half Friday.

Wolves-Charlotte game recap

A quick look at Friday's loss.
Wolves
November 25
Hornets forward Jalen McDaniels grabbed a rebound in front of his brother, Wolves forward Jaden McDaniels, on Friday in Charlotte.

Thanksgiving in Charlotte means McDaniels brothers spend time together

Jaden plays for the Timberwolves and Jalen for the Hornets, and they met on Black Friday for the second season in a row.
Wolves
November 25
Hornets guard Kelly Oubre Jr. defended Wolves guard Jaylen Nowell on Friday in Charlotte.

Timberwolves' bad habits re-emerge in 110-108 loss to Hornets

A five-game winning streak came to an end with a miserable second-half performance.
Wolves
November 24
Timberwolves guard D’Angelo Russell, right, guarded Miami’s Max Strus on Monday. Russell had 12 assists Wednesday in a win over the Pacers and Min

Timberwolves-Charlotte gameday preview: Hornets last in offensive efficiency

The Wolves are riding the NBA's longest active winning streak at five games.
Wolves
November 24
Timberwolves center Rudy Gobert (27) tried to block a shot by Pacers guard Bennedict Mathurin (00) on Wednesday in Indianapolis. Minnesota won 115-101

While getting into flow of offense, Gobert keeps preaching defense

Getting Rudy Gobert mixed into the natural rhythm of the Timberwolves offense has been a work in progress. But his presence on defense is already showing up in a look at some statistics.
Wolves
November 24
Rudy Gobert, center, shoots around Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner.

Gobert's dunks, Russell's defense spark Wolves to fifth straight win

The Timberwolves answered every Indiana run with what coach Chris Finch called their "best performance of the season." Notable: The Wolves shooting 61% from the floor and Russell's 12 assists, three steals and blocked shot.
Wolves
November 23
The Timberwolves’ Jaden McDaniels, shown in a game two weeks ago at home, scored 18 points in a win at Indiana on Wednesday night.

Timberwolves-Indiana game recap

Jaden McDaniels of the Timberwolves had a strong game, both on offense (18 points) and defense by holding the Pacers' top scorer to 10 points.
Wolves
November 23
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Chris Finch reacts to a referee’s call in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat Mond

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