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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.
The Wolves Beat
May 8
Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro (14) looks for an open teammate past Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards

Towns, Edwards stick up for each other after Wolves loss to Heat

Karl-Anthony Towns stumped for Anthony Edwards to be rookie of the year while Edwards said Towns' late-game interaction with Jimmy Butler was nothing important.
The Wolves Beat
May 4
Anthony Edwards

Edwards wins conference top rookie award for second month in row

The first overall pick in the 2020 draft averaged 21.6 points as the Wolves went 8-8.
The Wolves Beat
April 30
Timberwolves forward Anthony Edwards, right, high-fived center Karl-Anthony Towns after a presentation naming Edwards the Rookie of the Month for Marc

Winning streak bringing much-needed good vibes to Timberwolves

Anthony Edwards said the locker room is a more pleasant place to be after four consecutive victories.
The Wolves Beat
April 29
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jarrett Culver (23) drove around Charlotte Hornets guard Dwayne Bacon (7) in the first half.

Culver to have ankle surgery, will miss rest of Timberwolves season

Second-year guard Jarrett Culver will have an arthroscopic procedure in early May.
The Wolves Beat
April 28
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Anthony Edwards and teammates huddle as time runs down during the fourth quarter of the team’s win over Houston.

Vanderbilt, Hernangomez spark Wolves to win over Rockets

Jarred Vanderbilt's hustle late helped Wolves earn the win while Juancho Hernangomez scored a season-high 22.
The Wolves Beat
April 27
Since D’Angelo Russell (right) returned to the lineup under coach Chris Finch, the Wolves are 6-4 when both he and Karl-Anthony Towns play together

Draft drama: Will Wolves lose their first-round pick to Golden State?

Golden State would get Minnesota's pick if it is No. 4 or lower as part of the Russell-for-Wiggins trade. Here's a look at where things stand now.
The Wolves Beat
April 21
Timberwolves players visited the George Floyd memorial at 38th and Chicago in October.

Wolves players feel 'sense of relief' and hope after Chauvin found guilty

"For me it's accountability more than anything," Josh Okogie said. "To me if justice was really served, George Floyd would still be here today
The Wolves Beat
April 17
Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns

Towns addresses killing of Daunte Wright; calls the act 'embarrassing'

Karl-Anthony Towns said he is saddened after another death occurred at hands of police in place he calls home.
The Wolves Beat
April 14
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor, in 2019.

Taylor: 'We have it in the contract' to keep Wolves in Minnesota

Wolves owner Glen Taylor also says NBA wouldn't support a potential move of the franchise out of Minnesota.
The Wolves Beat
April 13
Karl-Anthony Towns of the Wolves drove past Brooklyn’s Blake Griffin during a game in New York on March 29.

Timberwolves will play Nets today after Monday postponement

The makeup game is set for 3 p.m. at Target Center, with no fans in attendance.
The Wolves Beat
April 12
Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell celebrated a basket against the Bulls during Sunday night’s victory.

Towns, Russell shine late in Wolves' victory over Bulls

Timberwolves fans have wondered what it might look like when D'Angelo Russell and Karl-Anthony Towns get to play together.They're starting to get some answers and the returns have been positive.
The Wolves Beat
April 8
Indiana’s JaKarr Sampson goes up for a dunk against the Timberwolves’ Naz Reid during the first half

Consistency, defense still plaguing Timberwolves

Anthony Edwards said maintaining the type of effort they showed in the second half Wednesday has been harder than it should be
The Wolves Beat
April 5
Wolves guard Malik Beasley will be out 4-6 weeks because of a hamstring injury.

Wolves guard Beasley sidelined 4-6 weeks because of hamstring injury

Malik Beasley will be lost to the Timberwolves for 4-6 weeks after an MRI on Monday revealed the guard had a grade 3 left hamstring injury.
The Wolves Beat
April 4
Philadelphia 76ers’ Danny Green, right, blocks a shot attempt by the Timberwolves’ Jordan McLaughlin, left, during the second half

Finch lets starters play heavy minutes in Wolves loss to 76ers

Three Timberwolves players logged over 40 minutes on second night of a back to back set of games. "Trying to win the game. Whatever it would take," coach Chris Finch said.
The Wolves Beat
April 1
Anthony Edwards

Edwards is NBA Western Conference Rookie of the Month

He had the third-best scoring month among teenagers in league history.
The Wolves Beat
March 31
Jaden McDaniels, left, celebrates with Malik Beasley in the Wolves’ win over the Knicks on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

McDaniels 'special' in Timberwolves win over Knicks

Coach Chris Finch said he couldn't recall another rookie having an impact defensively like McDaniels has had.
The Wolves Beat
March 29
In New York on Monday night, Wolves center Karl-Anthony Towns got to play in front of his family for one of the first times since the death of his mot

Family's presence means a lot to Towns vs. Nets

The center's father and other family members got to see Towns play after a difficult year.
The Wolves Beat
March 27
Timberwolves rookie Anthony Edwards shoots on Houston Rockets forward Sterling Brown during the Wolves’ win Friday. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)

Edwards benched again by Finch in final minutes of Wolves comeback

Coach Chris Finch chose to play out the final minutes of Rockets win with those who had led a comeback from 16 points down.
The Wolves Beat
March 25
Timberwolves forward Jaden McDaniels guarded Mavericks center Kristaps Porzingis here, but he saved some of his best defense Wednesday night for tryi

McDaniels gets unexpected assignment: stopping Mavs' star

Rookie Jaden McDaniels did a commendable job limiting one of the NBA's best offensive players after a last-minute change of plans.
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