November 22, 2021
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 28 points and added 10 rebounds on Monday.

Monday's Timberwolves-New Orleans game recap

The Wolves finished with 28 points off New Orleans' turnovers and added 26 second-chance points.
November 22, 2021
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jaden McDaniels battles under the basket with New Orleans Pelicans center Willy Hernangomez in the first half of an NBA

Timberwolves 110, New Orleans 96

The Timberwolves beat the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 in New Orleans.
Wolves
November 21, 2021
Wolves forward Jarred Vanderbilt blocked a shot by Memphis’ Jaren Jackson Jr. during Saturday night’s 138-95 blowout of the Grizzlies at Target Ce

Wolves forward Vanderbilt specializes in all the less-glamorous stats

Jarred Vanderbilt's knack for tracking down offensive rebounds and turning defensive stops into offensive opportunities have made him a valuable addition to the Wolves' starting lineup.
Wolves
November 21, 2021
Forward Brandon Ingram leads the Pelicans in scoring at 22.5 points per game.

Timberwolves-New Orleans game preview: Wolves hit the road with three-game winning streak

Three of Minnesota's next four games are on the road, beginning with the 3-15 Pelicans.
Wolves
November 20, 2021
Wolves guard Anthony Edwards went up for a shot during the second half against the Grizzlies.

Wolves-Memphis game recap

A quick look at Saturday night's game.
Wolves
November 20, 2021
Wolves guards D’Angelo Russell, left, and Anthony Edwards were all smiles throughout Saturday night’s blowout of Memphis at Target Center.

Wolves put it all together in 138-95 rout of Grizzlies

The home team ended its seven-game losing streak against Memphis in resounding fashion.
Wolves
November 20, 2021
Wolves guard Anthony Edwards, right, and forward Taurean Prince enjoyed the final minutes of Saturday night’s rout of the Grizzlies.

Taurean Prince won't sweat Wolves' playing time decisions with him

Opportunities have arisen for the forward of late, but he said he can serve in other roles off the floor as well.
Wolves
November 20, 2021
Kings’ Marvin Bagley III, left, and the Timberwolves’ Jaden McDaniels try for a rebound Wednesday.

Shift to the bench beneficial for Timberwolves forward McDaniels

When Jaden McDaniels was in the starting lineup, he was spending more time on the bench than he was on the floor thanks to foul trouble.
Wolves
November 19, 2021
Memphis star Ja Morant is coming off a 28-point performance in a home victory over the Clippers on Thursday.

Saturday's Wolves-Memphis game preview

Both Naz Reid and Josh Okogie missed Thursday's game and are listed as questionable.
The Wolves Beat
November 19, 2021
San Antonio guard Dejounte Murray had the ball knocked away by Timberwolves guard Malik Beasley in the second half

Bench comes through in a big way for Timberwolves in win over Spurs

Jaden McDaniels, Malik Beasley, Taurean Prince turn in some of their best performances of the season
Wolves
November 19, 2021
Timberwolves forward Anthony Edwards drives against San Antonio Spurs forward Keldon Johnson in the first half

Timberwolves dial up the offense in 115-90 victory over San Antonio

The Wolves entered the night shorthanded on their bench but ended up with six players in double figures in one of their most complete efforts of the season.
Wolves
November 18, 2021

Thursday's Wolves-Spurs game recap

A look back at Thursday night's game.
The Wolves Beat
November 18, 2021
Karl-Anthony Towns passes the ball while the Kings’ Chimezie Metu defends in the third quarter.

On wrong side of the whistle, Towns makes a tweak to his game

Karl-Anthony Towns said he's making some changes in part because of how the game is changing for big men.
Wolves
November 18, 2021
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Chris Finch checks the scoreboard during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings o

After 'Finchy' yells at team, Wolves rally in second half to beat Kings

At halftime, the Wolves were shooting 39% and only 11% from three-point range. But Anthony Edwards said that wasn't what set off coach Chris Finch.
Wolves
November 17, 2021
Minnesota Timberwolves guard D'Angelo Russell (0) shoots over Los Angeles Clippers guard Reggie Jackson (1) during the first half of an NBA basketball

NBA's switch of basketballs doesn't fly with Wolves guard Russell

The NBA switched its brand of basketball this season and D'Angelo Russell says there's a 'big difference' that could be making an impact on his shooting.
Wolves
November 17, 2021
Apple Valley’s Tre Jones (talking with San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich during an Oct. 22 game) is averaging 2.9 points and 1.1 assists for the Spur

Gameday preview: Murray leads a rare struggling Spurs team to face Wolves

The Spurs' Gregg Popovich is only 21 victories from Don Nelson's record for career coaching victories.
Wolves
November 17, 2021
Wolves guard Anthony Edwards (right, guarding Kings forward Harrison Barnes during the first half Wednesday) scored 16 of his 26 points in the fourth

Timberwolves-Sacramento game recap

Wolves guard Anthony Edwards found his scoring touch at the right time, scoring 16 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter.
Randball
November 17, 2021
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) takes with Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Chris Finch in the fourth quarter against Phoenix.

Time for Wolves to make a move in the standings — or make a big roster move?

RandBall: Minnesota has four consecutive winnable games coming up. If the Wolves can't get any traction now, when will they? They've already squandered one soft part of the schedule.
Wolves
November 16, 2021
Wolves guard Patrick Beverley (22) and forward Jarred Vanderbilt (8) tumbled to the ground with Phoenix guard Mikal Bridges (25) on Monday.

Matchup with Sacramento a chance for Wolves to make up ground

Both teams figure to be fighting for play-in spot all season with the lesser Western Conference teams.
Wolves
November 16, 2021
Harrison Barnes (40) is having a career year for Sacramento.

Wolves Gameday: After nine losses in 10 games, Wolves seek to get out of a rut

Sacramento is in last place in the Pacific Division, but has been efficient offensively through the first 14 games of the season.
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