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

The third-year wing wants to channel his intensity this season.

Ricky Rubio returns a veteran ready to win, not rebuild

December 1, 2020
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
Former franchise star sees chance to win, not rebuild.

Hall of Famer Rudy Tomjanovich to join Timberwolves staff as consultant

December 7, 2020
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Former Rockets coach will serve as a player personnel consultant.
Vikings
February 16
Vikings punter Britton Colquitt

March 18 test story

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December 8, 2020
Minnesota Timberwolves Jarrett Culver (23).   ] CARLOS GONZALEZ • cgonzalez@startribune.com – Minneapolis, MN – January 20, 2020, Target Center,

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

The second-year Wolves wing said he gained 10-15 pounds this offseason after struggling to shoot as a rookie.
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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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.
Sports
December 4, 2020
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.

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    Minnesota 3 1 .750 0 1-0 2-1 3-1
    Utah 2 2 .500 1 2-0 0-2 2-2
    Oklahoma City 1 3 .250 2 1-2 0-1 1-3
    Denver 1 4 .200 2.5 0-1 1-3 1-4
    Portland 0 4 .000 3 0-2 0-2 0-4
  • Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 5 0 1.000 0 3-0 2-0 5-0
    Sacramento 4 0 1.000 0.5 2-0 2-0 4-0
    Phoenix 3 1 .750 1.5 2-0 1-1 3-1
    LA Clippers 1 3 .250 3.5 1-2 0-1 1-3
    LA Lakers 0 6 .000 5.5 0-3 0-3 0-6
  • Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Dallas 4 0 1.000 0 2-0 2-0 4-0
    San Antonio 3 2 .600 1.5 2-1 1-1 3-2
    Memphis 3 3 .500 2 2-1 1-2 3-3
    Houston 1 3 .250 3 1-1 0-2 1-3
    New Orleans 1 3 .250 3 1-0 0-3 1-3
  • Eastern Conference
    Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Chicago 4 0 1.000 0 3-0 1-0 4-0
    Detroit 2 2 .500 2 2-0 0-2 2-2
    Indiana 2 2 .500 2 1-1 1-1 2-2
    Cleveland 2 3 .400 2.5 0-2 2-1 2-3
    Milwaukee 1 4 .200 3.5 1-1 0-3 1-4
  • Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    New York 4 0 1.000 0 3-0 1-0 4-0
    Brooklyn 3 1 .750 1 2-0 1-1 3-1
    Toronto 3 2 .600 1.5 2-0 1-2 3-2
    Boston 2 2 .500 2 2-0 0-2 2-2
    Philadelphia 2 2 .500 2 2-0 0-2 2-2
  • Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Miami 5 1 .833 0 3-0 2-1 5-1
    Atlanta 2 2 .500 2 1-1 1-1 2-2
    Charlotte 1 3 .250 3 0-2 1-1 1-3
    Orlando 1 3 .250 3 1-1 0-2 1-3
    Washington 0 4 .000 4 0-2 0-2 0-4
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    Denver @ Phoenix Sacramento @ Portland
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    Phoenix @ Portland Memphis @ LA Clippers
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Sports
December 2, 2020
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.