El base español Ricky Rubio en un partido con los Phoenix Suns el 20 de enero de 2020. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images/TNS) ORG XMIT: 1841263 ORG XM

Ricky Rubio returns a veteran ready to win, not rebuild

Former franchise star sees chance to win, not rebuild.

'Veteran' Josh Okogie knows defense will get him minutes with Wolves

December 8, 2020
Josh Okogie recorded 68 steals in 62 games last season, but the third-year wing wants to use his smarts to match his energy.
The third-year wing wants to channel his intensity this season.

Jarrett Culver adds pounds, but can he add percentage points?

December 8, 2020
Minnesota Timberwolves Jarrett Culver (23).   ] CARLOS GONZALEZ • cgonzalez@startribune.com – Minneapolis, MN – January 20, 2020, Target Center,
The second-year Wolves wing said he gained 10-15 pounds this offseason after struggling to shoot as a rookie.
Sports
December 7, 2020
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Hall of Famer Rudy Tomjanovich to join Timberwolves staff as consultant

Former Rockets coach will serve as a player personnel consultant.
Sports
December 5, 2020

Timberwolves prepare to open camp, take court for first time in nine months

After 9 months away, Wolves camp will be a sprint to mesh new pieces.
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) after sinking a fourth quarter basket Thursday night. He finished the game with 46 points.
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Sports
December 4, 2020

Wolves star Karl-Anthony Towns reveals multiple family members have died from COVID-19

Multiple family members have died of COVID-19.
Sports
December 4, 2020

Wolves open Dec. 23 vs. Detroit at Target Center as NBA releases first half schedule

The NBA released dates through March 3, with the second half of the 72-game schedule to be released later.
Twins
December 4, 2020
Eddie Rosario and Malik Beasley.

Reusse: Logic takes vacation as Beasley rewarded, Rosario rejected

Overall, Wednesday was a day that reinforced this for Minnesotans: Life isn't fair, even in the lucrative world of professional sports.
Wolves
December 4, 2020
Timberwolves guard D’Angelo Russell thinks Ricky Rubio can take pressure off him in the backcourt.

Russell excited to get season started, see what Wolves can do

D'Angelo Russell said this will be the first time in his career he will have the dynamic of playing with a skilled big man like Karl-Anthony Towns and another point guard/playmaker in Ricky Rubio.
Sports
December 2, 2020
With new contract signed, Wolves guard Malik Beasley declines to discuss legal case

With new contract signed, Wolves guard Malik Beasley declines to discuss legal case

Wolves guard said he appreciates team's support.

nba

  • Western Conference
    Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Utah 10 4 .714 0 3-2 7-2 8-2
    Portland 8 6 .571 2 4-4 4-2 6-4
    Denver 7 7 .500 3 4-5 3-2 6-4
    Oklahoma City 6 7 .462 3.5 1-5 5-2 5-5
    Minnesota 3 10 .231 6.5 2-5 1-5 1-9
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    LA Lakers 12 4 .750 0 4-4 8-0 8-2
    LA Clippers 11 4 .733 0.5 6-2 5-2 7-3
    Phoenix 8 5 .615 2.5 3-1 5-4 6-4
    Golden State 8 6 .571 3 5-3 3-3 6-4
    Sacramento 5 10 .333 6.5 4-6 1-4 2-8
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Memphis 7 6 .538 0 3-5 4-1 6-4
    San Antonio 8 7 .533 0 2-4 6-3 6-4
    Dallas 7 7 .500 0.5 2-2 5-5 6-4
    New Orleans 5 8 .385 2 2-3 3-5 3-7
    Houston 4 9 .308 3 3-4 1-5 3-7
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Milwaukee 9 6 .600 0 6-2 3-4 7-3
    Indiana 8 6 .571 0.5 4-4 4-2 5-5
    Cleveland 7 7 .500 1.5 4-3 3-4 4-6
    Chicago 6 8 .429 2.5 2-3 4-5 5-5
    Detroit 3 11 .214 5.5 2-5 1-6 3-7
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Philadelphia 10 5 .667 0 8-1 2-4 6-4
    Boston 8 5 .615 1 4-2 4-3 7-3
    Brooklyn 9 7 .563 1.5 7-4 2-3 6-4
    New York 7 8 .467 3 3-4 4-4 5-5
    Toronto 5 9 .357 4.5 4-3 1-6 4-6
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Atlanta 7 7 .500 0 4-3 3-4 4-6
    Orlando 7 8 .467 0.5 3-3 4-5 3-7
    Miami 6 7 .462 0.5 4-3 2-4 5-5
    Charlotte 6 8 .429 1 3-3 3-5 4-6
    Washington 3 8 .273 2.5 1-5 2-3 3-7
  • Points
    D. Russell MIN 278
    M. Beasley MIN 250
    A. Edwards MIN 158
    N. Reid MIN 142
    J. Culver MIN 95
  • Rebounds
    J. Culver MIN 72
    M. Beasley MIN 64
    J. Hernangomez MIN 58
    J. Vanderbilt MIN 57
    E. Davis MIN 54
  • Assists
    D. Russell MIN 73
    R. Rubio MIN 59
    M. Beasley MIN 30
    J. McLaughlin MIN 25
    A. Edwards MIN 23
  • Field Goal Percentage
    J. Vanderbilt MIN .639
    N. Reid MIN .541
    J. McDaniels MIN .500
    J. Okogie MIN .500
    K. Towns MIN .460
  • Blocked Shots
    N. Reid MIN 15
    K. Towns MIN 11
    J. Okogie MIN 7
    D. Russell MIN 7
    J. Vanderbilt MIN 6
  • Steals
    D. Russell MIN 18
    R. Rubio MIN 15
    J. Vanderbilt MIN 14
    J. Culver MIN 10
    M. Beasley MIN 8
  • Points
    S. Curry GS 423
    D. Lillard POR 394
    L. James LAL 390
    Z. LaVine CHI 383
    G. Antetokounmpo MIL 378
  • Rebounds
    R. Gobert UTA 202
    A. Drummond CLE 196
    J. Randle NY 182
    D. Sabonis IND 177
    C. Capela ATL 170
  • Assists
    N. Jokic DEN 140
    T. Young ATL 126
    L. Doncic DAL 124
    J. Harden BKN 121
    L. James LAL 121
  • Field Goal Percentage
    R. Holmes SAC .681
    M. Robinson NY .653
    T. Bryant WAS .648
    M. Harrell LAL .634
    D. Theis BOS .625
  • Blocked Shots
    M. Turner IND 50
    R. Gobert UTA 42
    C. Boucher TOR 33
    M. Robinson NY 29
    A. Davis LAL 27
  • Steals
    L. Nance Jr. CLE 35
    J. Holiday MIL 29
    O. Anunoby TOR 28
    K. Leonard LAC 27
    N. Jokic DEN 26
  • Wednesday, January 20
    Washington @ Charlotte Cleveland 147, Brooklyn 135, F Dallas 124, Indiana 112, F
    Philadelphia 117, Boston 109, F Atlanta 123, Detroit 115, F Miami 111, Toronto 102, F
    Orlando 97, Minnesota 96, F Phoenix 109, Houston 103, F Golden State 121, San Antonio 99, F
    LA Clippers 115, Sacramento 96, F Memphis @ Portland
  • Thursday, January 21
    LA Lakers 113, Milwaukee 106, F New York 119, Golden State 104, F Utah 129, New Orleans 118, F
  • Today, January 22
    Chicago @ Charlotte Houston @ Detroit Orlando @ Indiana
    Brooklyn @ Cleveland Boston @ Philadelphia Miami @ Toronto
    Washington @ Milwaukee Atlanta @ Minnesota Dallas @ San Antonio
    Oklahoma City @ LA Clippers Denver @ Phoenix Memphis @ Portland
    New York @ Sacramento
  • Saturday, January 23
    Miami @ Brooklyn Philadelphia @ Detroit New Orleans @ Minnesota
    LA Lakers @ Chicago Houston @ Dallas Denver @ Phoenix
    Golden State @ Utah
  • Sunday, January 24
    Toronto @ Indiana Oklahoma City @ LA Clippers Cleveland @ Boston
    Charlotte @ Orlando Sacramento @ Memphis Atlanta @ Milwaukee
    Washington @ San Antonio New York @ Portland
  • Monday, January 25
    Philadelphia @ Detroit Toronto @ Indiana Charlotte @ Orlando
    Miami @ Brooklyn LA Lakers @ Cleveland Sacramento @ Memphis
    Denver @ Dallas Boston @ Chicago San Antonio @ New Orleans
    Minnesota @ Golden State Oklahoma City @ Portland
  • Tuesday, January 26
    LA Clippers @ Atlanta Washington @ Houston New York @ Utah
  • Wednesday, January 27
    Indiana @ Charlotte Detroit @ Cleveland Sacramento @ Orlando
    Brooklyn @ Atlanta Denver @ Miami LA Lakers @ Philadelphia
    Milwaukee @ Toronto Chicago @ Memphis Boston @ San Antonio
    Washington @ New Orleans Oklahoma City @ Phoenix Dallas @ Utah
    Minnesota @ Golden State
Wolves
December 1, 2020

Timberwolves, Jordan McLaughlin in talks on new contract

The Timberwolves are considering bringing back one of their two-way players from last season.The Wolves and point guard Jordan McLaughlin have discussed a new contract,…
December 1, 2020
Ricky Rubio goes for the basket.

Timberwolves, Jordan McLaughlin in talks on new contract xxxxx

The Wolves and point guard Jordan McLaughlin have discussed a new contract, a source said, with the source adding those talks are ongoing.
Sports
November 30, 2020

Timberwolves reach training camp deal with Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

Just before individual workouts start in their training camp, the Timberwolves added another player to their frontcourt in Rondae Hollis-Jefferson.Hollis-Jefferson, 25, agreed to a training…
Sports
November 27, 2020

Timberwolves to open preseason Dec. 12 vs. Memphis

The Wolves will host two games against Memphis on Dec. 12 and 14 before traveling to Dallas on Dec. 17.
Wolves
November 27, 2020
Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns

Souhan: Wolves trying to improve roster, appease Towns at same time

The Wolves know they need to keep Karl-Anthony Towns in Minnesota for the long term, or risk another long stretch of hopelessness.
Wolves
November 23, 2020
Jordan McLaughlin averaged 7.6 points and 4.2 assists per game in 30 games with the Wolves last season, with his best game coming against the Clippers

Timberwolves, McLaughlin in talks on new contract

Point guard played in 30 games last season and split time between the Wolves and Iowa.
Wolves
November 23, 2020
Wolves' most important new player next season? It's not who you think

Wolves' most important new player next season? It's not who you think

Anthony Edwards is the most important new player in the long run and Ricky Rubio is the most interesting acquisition. For the coming season, though, you need to know about Ed Davis.
Sports
November 22, 2020
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Juan Hernangomez (41) celebrated a 3-pointer scored against the LA Clippers in the second half. ] Aaron Lavinsky • aa

Wolves sign Juancho Hernangomez to three-year, $21 million deal

The third year of the deal for the power forward is a team option.
Sports
November 21, 2020

Top pick Anthony Edwards developing early trust in Wolves organization

Wolves have unlocked Edwards' trust; next comes his huge potential
Wolves
November 21, 2020

Get to know the artist behind Anthony Edwards' family paintings: @heypaintella

About the artistWhen the Timberwolves made Anthony Edwards the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft on Wednesday night, ESPN cameras showed Edwards smiling on…
Wolves
November 21, 2020

Timberwolves draft week in review

THE WEEK IN REVIEWIt's been a busy week for the Timberwolves on a number of fronts. A recap:The draft: Ending months of speculation, Minnesota kept…
Sports
November 20, 2020

Wolves and Malik Beasley agree on four-year, $60 million deal

The guard, acquired by the Wolves in February, was a restricted free agent.
Sports
November 20, 2020

Wolves officially announce Ricky Rubio trade, introduce No. 1 pick Anthony Edwards

A complicated chain of events gained clarity Friday as the future of the franchise started to take shape.
Final, 1/20 1 2 3 4 F
Orlando 7-8 25 10 33 29 97
Minnesota 3-10 21 30 26 19 96
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  • LA Lakers

    Milwaukee

     

    - F

    113

    106

  • New York

    Golden State

     

    - F

    119

    104

  • New Orleans

    Utah

     

    - F

    118

    129