May 15
Boston’s Jayson Tatum drove against Cleveland’s Dean Wade on Wednesday.

Wolves-Boston gameday preview

The Wolves play their penultimate game of the season against a struggling Celtics team.
Sports
May 14
Members of the 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame class posed for a photo on stage in their Hall of Fame jackets after a tip-off celebration and awards gala

Basketball Hall of Fame induction ceremony preview

The Class of 2020 finally gets its moment in the sun.
Wolves
May 14
Alex Rodriguez talked with Terry Bradshaw before the Super Bowl in February 2020.

Alex Rodriguez, Marc Lore officially reach agreement on buying Wolves, Lynx

The teams are being sold by Glen Taylor for $1.5 billion.
Wolves
May 14
Glen Taylor and his wife, Becky, watched a Timberwolves game in 2017 at Target Center.

A-Rod, Taylor reach agreement, sale of Wolves and Lynx nears finish line

Glen Taylor has an agreement for the $1.5 billion sale of the teams to former baseball star Alex Rodriguez and tech entrepreneur Marc Lore, a source confirmed.
Sports
May 14
Denver center Nikola Jokic and Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns were both called for fourth quarter fouls.

Jokic leads Denver to 114-103 win over Wolves at Target Center

Anthony Edwards scored 29 points, but the Wolves were pounded on the inside.
Wolves
May 13

Wolves-Denver game recap

A look back at Thursday night's game.
StribSports Upload
May 13
The Timberwolves landed the No. 1 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, despite not having the worst record in the NBA. The reward? Anthony Edwards.

Should Wolves be tanking instead of winning? Fans have plenty to say.

Unlike some other teams, the Timberwolves are winning big at the expense of improving their odds at a better pick in the NBA draft. The subject is one for spirited debate.
The Wolves Beat
May 12
Timberwolves forward Josh Okogie

Wolves closing season with solid tests from playoff-bound opponents

After soundly beating bottom-feeders Orlando and Detroit, the Wolves end their schedule with three games against tougher opponents who will be a measuring stick of progress,
Randball
May 12
50 NBA draft lottery simulations: Here's how the Timberwolves fared

50 NBA draft lottery simulations: Here's how the Timberwolves fared

With the Wolves veering toward the sixth-worst record in the league after being the worst team in the NBA for much of the season, here is the lottery outlook.
The Wolves Beat
May 12
Wolves center Karl-Anthony Towns joked with team owner Glen Taylor and his wife after a 2019 game.

Lore says negotiations with Taylor for Wolves, Lynx 'getting close to the finish line'

Entrepreneur Marc Lore told Bloomberg that talks with Glen Taylor to purchase the franchises are going well.
Wolves
May 12

Gameday preview: Timberwolves vs. Denver

After wins against Orlando and Detroit, the Wolves have the sixth-worst record in the league, meaning their odds of retaining a top-three pick have fallen from 40% to 27.5% in the span of a week.
Sports
May 12
Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (24) and Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett (21) stood side by side during a break in first quarter a

Podcast: Hall of Fame memories: Garnett's years with the Wolves

Garnett is being inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame this weekend and he's remembered by Michael Rand as the player who made it cool to be a Timberwolves fan. Plus, another bleak night for the Twins and a Wolves thought.
Wolves
May 11
Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns attempts a layup as Detroit center Jahlil Okafor defends during the first half

Wolves thump Pistons, continue to value winning over draft positioning

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 28 points to lead the Wolves, while the undermanned Pistons committed 28 turnovers.
Wolves
May 11

Wolves-Detroit game recap

A look back at Tuesday night's game.
Wolves
May 11
Magic Johnson, right, greeted Alex Rodriguez during a Lakers-Hornets game in 2018.

Taylor/A-Rod sale talks for Wolves ongoing despite exclusivity window closing

A 30-day exclusivity window between Wolves and Lynx owner Glen Taylor and prospective new owners Alex Rodriguez and Marc Lore has expired. But talks are ongoing.
Wolves
May 11
The Wolves gathered after pregame introductions on Sunday before beating Orlando.

Scoggins: It's tanking time in the NBA, and Wolves refuse to play along

The whole objective of the Timberwolves master plan is finding out how well the pieces they have acquired can fit together — even in the final week of a disappointing season.
Wolves
May 11
 Mavericks guard Luka Doncic loses control of the ball as he works against Wolves rookie Anthony Edwards, the No. 1 ovverall draft choice in 2020.

Should the Timberwolves be tanking? Tell us what you think

Should the Wolves be doing everything they can to improve their odds of getting one of the top three choices in this summer's NBA draft?
Wolves
May 10
Timberwolves guard D’Angelo Russell drove on Pistons guard Killian Hayes in a Dec. 23, 2020 game at Target Center.

Wolves-Detroit game preview

The Wolves won the past two meetings with Detroit, which won eight in a row before that; and before that, the Wolves won 10 in a row.
The Wolves Beat
May 10
Wolves center Karl-Anthony Towns was fouled by Magic center Mo Bamba during the first half Sunday. Towns has dealt with injuries and personal losses d

Weary Towns reflects: 'I came a long way in this year'

Karl-Anthony Towns went over to his father Karl Sr. and cameras caught him letting out a few emotions before taking the Mother's Day game.
Wolves
May 10
Wolves center Karl-Anthony Towns blocked a shot by Magic guard Dwayne Bacon (8) during the first half of Minnesota’s 128-96 victory Sunday.

Wolves demolish Magic, step up in standings as foes fall toward draft

The next few games will have a lot to say about whether the Wolves maximize their odds of retaining a top-three pick in the upcoming draft or lose it due to terms of the Andrew Wiggins trade.