Players Push For Interim Coach Mitchell To Keep JobThe young Minnesota Timberwolves' strong finish to the season has helped interim coach Sam Mitchell's case to land the permanent job, and now some of the team's most important pieces are voicing their support for him as well.
Young Timberwolves Have Coming Out Party In Win Over WarriorsThe Wolves have four players 21 or younger — Wiggins (20.8 points per game), Towns (18.2), LaVine (13.9) and Tyus Jones (4.2) — accounting for 54.4 points and 101.1 minutes per game.
Wolves Struggle In 88-78 Loss To MavericksWesley Matthews hit six 3-pointers and scored 19 points and the Dallas Mavericks won a game they couldn't afford to lose, 88-78 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday.
Parsons Leads Dallas Past Timberwolves, 128-101Chandler Parsons scored 29 points and the Dallas Mavericks started fast in their first game since getting booed by the home crowd during a bad opening half, beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 128-101 Sunday night.
Wiggins, Timberwolves Fall To Raptors 114-105DeMar DeRozan scored 31 points and Kyle Lowry added 21 as the Toronto Raptors beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 114-105 on Wednesday night for a franchise record-tying ninth straight home victory.
Towns, Wiggins Score 24 Each As Knicks Beat WolvesCarmelo Anthony had 30 points and 11 rebounds and the New York Knicks snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 103-95 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.
Lavine Named Rising Stars Challenge MVPLaVine had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team 157-154 in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night to kick off the weekend festivities.
Towns, Timberwolves Stage Big Comeback To Beat Raptors 117-112Karl-Anthony Towns had 35 points and 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves came back from 18 points down to stun the Toronto Raptors 117-112 on Wednesday night.
Lackluster Effort Hurts Timberwolves In 116-102 Loss To PelicansKarl-Anthony Towns had 19 points and 12 rebounds for the Timberwolves, who were looking for their first three-game winning streak since Nov. 27. They shot 44 percent and trailed by as many as 28 in a lackluster effort.
Wiggins Leads Wolves' Late Game Surge To Top Bulls 112-105Andrew Wiggins scored six of his 21 points in the final 90 seconds to help the Minnesota Timberwolves surge past the Chicago Bulls in a 112-105 victory on Saturday night.
Timberwolves End Losing Streak With 108 – 102 Win Over LA ClippersStung by a four-point loss to the Lakers a night earlier and playing the second game of a back-to-back against a team they had lost to 14 straight times on the road, the Minnesota Timberwolves might have doubted themselves.
Wolves Fall To Lakers 119-115, Road Skid Stretches To 12 GamesKobe Bryant hit seven 3-pointers while scoring a season-high 38 points, and the Lakers snapped their 10-game skid with a 119-115 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.