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Hayward Helps Jazz Rally To Beat Timberwolves

Gordon Hayward scored 11 of his 26 points in the final four minutes to help the Utah Jazz rally to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 100-94 on Tuesday night. Trey Burke set a career-high with 26 points and Derrick Favors had 15 points. Before the game it was announced that starting guard Alec Burks would have shoulder surgery and miss the rest of the season.

12/30/2014

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Warriors Shake Off Skid, Beat Timberwolves 110-97

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr sounded unsatisfied with his team’s latest performance, even though it ended in a win that was never in doubt.

12/28/2014

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Love, Cavaliers Roll Over Timberwolves 125-104

Kevin Love scored 20 points in his first game against Minnesota, Kyrie Irving added 29 and the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled away in the second half for a 125-104 victory over the Timberwolves on Tuesday night. Love’s reunion with the team he spent six frustrating seasons with before a summer blockbuster trade was overshadowed by an injury to Cleveland center Anderson Varejao, who had to be helped off the floor in the third quarter.

12/23/2014

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Flip: Minnesota Fans Won’t Forgive Kevin Love

On the eve of the Timberwolves’ first game against Kevin Love, president and coach Flip Saunders says he harbors no grudges against the former face of the franchise for wanting out of Minnesota.

12/22/2014

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Miles Scores 28 To Help Pacers Hold Off Wolves

C.J. Miles scored 28 points and David West bulled his way to the basket for two big points with 34 seconds to play to help the Indiana Pacers hold off the Minnesota Timberwolves 100-96 on Sunday night.

12/21/2014

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Celtics Start Post-Rondo Era With Win Over Wolves

Kelly Olynyk scored 21 points and the Boston Celtics showed crisp ball movement as they began the post-Rajon Rondo era with a 114-98 win over the struggling Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. One day after trading their star point guard to the Dallas Mavericks, the Celtics had six players score in double figures in their third straight victory, all against teams that have combined for just 17 wins this season.

12/19/2014

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2014 In Review: Top Local Sports Headlines

It was another crazy year on the Minnesota sports scene with plenty of great moments, some tough times and two coaches dismissed. Throw in a national title that nobody will remember on the college scene, and it’s been another very interesting year depending on which sports team you follow most.

12/18/2014

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Wall’s 21 Points, 17 Assists Lead Wizards Over Timberwolves

John Wall was chosen as the Eastern Conference Player of the Week and in his first game since earning the honor for the fourth time, he tied his career high with 17 assists.

12/16/2014

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Wolves Backup Turiaf Done For Season After Surgery

Minnesota Timberwolves backup center Ronny Turiaf will miss the rest of the season recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right hip. The surgery went as planned Tuesday in New York and the team announced after that Turiaf won’t return this season.

12/16/2014

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Timberwolves’ Turiaf To Have Hip Surgery

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Sunday that forward Ronny Turiaf will have arthroscopic hip surgery this week and will be sidelined indefinitely.

12/15/2014

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Kobe Surpasses Jordan, Lakers Beat Timberwolves

Kobe Bryant has reached rarefied air.

The Los Angeles Lakers star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA’s career scoring list Sunday night.

12/14/2014

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Westbrook’s 34 Help Thunder Beat Wolves, 111-92

Russell Westbrook scored 20 of his 34 points in the first half and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-92 on Friday night for their fifth straight victory. Kevin Durant added 16 as he and Westbrook played the second night of back-to-back games for the first time since returning to the Thunder lineup.

12/12/2014

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Wiggins, Wolves Stun Blazers 90-82

Andrew Wiggins had 23 points, 10 rebounds and four assists and the Minnesota Timberwolves stunned the Portland Trail Blazers with a 90-82 victory on Wednesday night.

12/10/2014

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Warriors Beat Wolves For 13th Straight Win

Stephen Curry overcame a rare off night from long range to post 21 points and seven assists and help the Golden State Warriors to their 13th consecutive win with a 102-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.

12/08/2014

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Spurs Roll To 123-101 Win Over Timberwolves

Marco Belinelli scored 20 points, Tim Duncan had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs rolled to a 123-101 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.

12/06/2014

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Johnson’s Layup Lifts Rockets Over Wolves In OT

James Harden had 38 points before fouling out and Nick Johnson scored on a driving layup with 0.8 seconds to go in overtime that helped the Houston Rockets escape with a 114-112 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Harden made 11 of 17 shots and also had six assists, but he fouled out with 1:20 to play and the Rockets let a 13-point lead with 5 minutes to go slip away.

12/05/2014

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Banged-Up Wolves Hit Rock Bottom With Sixers Loss

As a minority owner, team president and coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Flip Saunders holds as much power in one organization as any person in the NBA. What sounds like the ideal situation for a person who is confident in his abilities to evaluate talent, build a roster and develop young players into difference-making professionals can have its downside, and Saunders hit that in the early morning hours on Thursday after his team allowed the Philadelphia 76ers snap a 17-game losing streak on Minnesota’s home court.

12/04/2014

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Wiggins Named Western Conference Rookie Of The Month

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Wednesday that forward Andrew Wiggins was named the Western Conference Rookie of the Month for November.

12/04/2014

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76ers Snap 0-17 Start With 85-77 Win Over Wolves

The Philadelphia 76ers avoided tying the record for the worst start to a season in NBA history, ending their 0-17 skid with an 85-77 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

12/03/2014

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Sixers-Wolves Have To Restart After Mishap

The Philadelphia 76ers and Minnesota Timberwolves were literally going in the wrong direction. The game between the two struggling teams had to be restarted 16 seconds in after officials figured out that both teams were lined up and shooting at the wrong ends of the floor. The Sixers won the opening tip and Henry Sims was fouled and getting ready to take a free throw when referee Zach Zarba stopped the game.

12/03/2014

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Griffin Leads Clippers Over Timberwolves, 127-101

J.J. Redick can shoot 3-pointers with the best of them, and Monday night he added a pair of four-point plays to his repertoire to help the Los Angeles Clippers’ rout of the Minnesota Timberwolves 127-101.

12/02/2014

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Blazers Beat Shorthanded Wolves 107-93

LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 15 rebounds to pace the Portland Trail Blazers in a 107-93 victory Sunday night over the shorthanded Minnesota Timberwolves.

11/30/2014

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Banged-up Timberwolves Sign Jeff Adrien

The banged-up Minnesota Timberwolves are going to get a little help. The Timberwolves signed free agent forward Jeff Adrien on Saturday to add some much-needed depth to a roster decimated by injuries.

11/29/2014

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T-Wolves Beat Lakers After Kobe Misses 3-Pointer

Zach LaVine grew up a Los Angeles Lakers fan. The first time he saw them play at in person at Staples Center, the Minnesota Timberwolves rookie outperformed everyone — including Kobe Bryant.

11/29/2014

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Bucks Wear Down Timberwolves To Improve To 9-7

Larry Sanders had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to help the Milwaukee Bucks to a 103-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Brandon Knight scored 13 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter for the Bucks (9-7), who have won five of their last seven games in a spirited start under new coach Jason Kidd.

11/26/2014

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Kevin Garnett In The ’90s

Kevin Garnett got his NBA start with the Minnesota Timberwolves, and now he’s set to make his return to where it all began. Take a trip in the time machine with us as we look at his earliest seasons with the team.

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New Timberwolves At The State Fair

It was a festive atmosphere as Minnesota Timberwolves fans welcomed the team’s four new players at the Minnesota State Fair on Tuesday.

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