Minnesota Was The Birth Place Of Intercollegiate BasketballIt's the most exciting time of the year for college basketball, but did you know the first intercollegiate basketball game was played in Minnesota?
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Rutgers Ends 32-Game Big Ten Losing Streak Against MinnesotaRutgers ended a 32-game losing streak in the Big Ten Conference and a 17-game overall skid with a 75-52 victory over undermanned Minnesota.
Grizzlies Maul Timberwolves 109-104Mike Conley had 25 points and seven assists, Vince Carter added a season-high 15 points and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 109-104 on Friday night. Zach Randolph added 17 points and eight rebounds as Memphis won its second straight.
4 Things To Know: NBA Trade Deadline, Joe Biden Visit & MoreThese are the four stories you need to know about from Thursday, Feb. 18. They include a vice presidential visit to Minnesota, and a presidential visit to Cuba.
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.
Best Indoor Basketball Courts In MinnesotaIf an outdoor basketball court is beyond your reach, or you prefer an indoor game, these spacious indoor courts are conveniently located and open to the public.
Wolves' LaVine Ready To Defend Slam Dunk TitleMinnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine is heading back to All-Star weekend to defend his slam dunk title. And he says he has "a few tricks up my sleeve" after dominating the event last year. LaVine will compete against Detroit center Andre Drummond, Denver swingman Will Barton and Orlando forward Aaron Gordon in Toronto next weekend.
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 Recall Adreian Payne After Week In D-LeagueThe Minnesota Timberwolves have recalled power forward Adreian Payne from the NBA Development League. The move was made Monday, after Payne averaged 26.3 points, 9.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.3 steals in three games for the Erie BayHawks of the NBADL over the past week.
Towns Hits Impressive Shot That Doesn't Give Timberwolves Any PointsIn Wednesday night's game against the Oklahoma Thunder, Karl-Anthony Towns made an almost unbelievable trick shot that, sadly, didn't earn the Timberwolves a single point.
Towns Enjoying Life In Twin Cities, Acclimating To NBAWhen Karl-Anthony Towns heads out in the Twin Cities, he drives a vehicle with big, red rims on it. He also likes to wear a bright orange winter coat.