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Melo’s 36 Lift Knicks Over Wolves, 100-94

Carmelo Anthony had 36 points and nine rebounds, scoring 12 points down the stretch to rally the New York Knicks to a 100-94 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.

02/08/2013

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Wolves’ Williams Trying Not To Be Next Terrible 2

Darko Milicic. Hasheem Thabeet. Stromile Swift. Sam Bowie.

01/31/2013

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Wolves Forward Williams Strives To Step Up Game

The Timberwolves are teetering, and you wonder what’s fair to expect of this now injury riddled season.

01/14/2013

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Wolves Bring 1 Lucky Teenager On A Road Trip

If there’s a teenager who deserves a chance to get away for a day or two, it’s 16-year-old Cody Metz of Lakeville.

01/08/2013

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Wolves Scorched By Blazers, 102-97

Nicolas Batum and Wesley Matthews each made five 3s and scored 26 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers over the injury-depleted Minnesota Timberwolves 102-97 on Saturday night.

01/05/2013

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Wolves’ Williams Staying Patient Through DNPs

The minutes have come and gone for Derrick Williams this season. Truthfully, they’ve been mostly gone for almost a month now.

12/10/2012

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Kahn Shoots Down Wolves Rumors Surrounding Gasol

Minnesota Timberwolves president David Kahn is pouring cold water on the seemingly endless speculation surrounding the team’s interest in Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol.

12/07/2012

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Wolves Exercise Options On G Rubio, F Williams

The Minnesota Timberwolves have exercised third-year options on guard Ricky Rubio and forward Derrick Williams for the 2013-14 season.

10/30/2012

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Pacers Top Timberwolves, 96-91

Paul George scored 19 points to help the Pacers to a 96-91 preseason win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.

10/12/2012

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Derrick Williams Impressing After Slow Rookie Year

Derrick Williams entered his first season in the NBA among the few favorites to win the rookie of the year award.

10/03/2012

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Derrick Williams Takes Trade Rumors In Stride

In just over a year in the NBA, Derrick Williams has gone from being the No. 2 overall pick to trade bait. But the Minnesota Timberwolves forward says he is taking the rumors in stride.

07/13/2012

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Timberwolves Announce Pre-Summer League Minicamp Roster

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced their pre-summer league roster on Thursday, a group that compete for spots in the team’s summer league that starts in Las Vegas next week.

07/12/2012

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Rubio, Williams Named To NBA All-Rookie Teams

Ricky Rubio didn’t quite land Rookie of the Year honors, but he did earn a spot on the NBA All-Rookie Team.

05/22/2012

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Derrick Williams Prepares For Crucial Summer

Derrick Williams entered his rookie season with the Minnesota Timberwolves as one of the favorites for the NBA’s rookie of the year.

05/01/2012

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Offseason Will Be Big For Timberwolves F Derrick Williams

One question that needs to be answered is what can they expect from Derrick Williams in his second year? That might be decided in the next five months, before the Timberwolves hit the floor for the 2012-13 season.

04/25/2012

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West Leads Pacers Past Timberwolves

David West had 22 points and 10 rebounds to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-88 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win.

04/16/2012

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Love Doubtful Vs. Lakers With Back Spasms

Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star Kevin Love was scratched from the starting lineup against the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night because of back spasms.

03/09/2012

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Timberwolves Update

Kobe Bryant and the Lakers are in Minneapolis to take on a red-hot Kevin Love and the Timberwolves Friday night. The Wolves are streaking right now, winners of 8 of 11 and 5 straight at home. Meanwhile, the Lakers have dropped 2 straight on their current road-trip. They do not want to lose three in a row.

03/09/2012

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Timberwolves Update

The post All-Star start for the Timberwolves couldn’t have gone any better. Huge games by rookie Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley off the bench powered the Wolves to a 109-97 victory over the Clippers in L.A. And today, we have a special update featuring Supermodel Kate Upton. Read on to see why!

02/29/2012

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Timberwolves Rally In 4th To Beat Clippers 109-97

The first three quarters belonged to the Los Angeles Clippers. In the NBA, though, it’s all about what you do in the final quarter and that time belonged to super subs Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley.

02/29/2012

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Wolves’ Derrick Williams Getting Set For Dunk Contest

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Derrick Williams will participate in the slam dunk contest Saturday night as part of the NBA All-Star weekend. He’s got a plan, and he’s keeping it close to the vest.

02/25/2012

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Timberwolves Well-Represented At All-Star Weekend

The Minnesota Timberwolves’ improvement on the court is coming with a nice little side benefit. The franchise is well-represented at this weekend’s All-Star festivities in Orlando, Fla.

02/25/2012

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Timberwolves Update

The Timberwolves overcame turnovers, terrible shooting and double-digit deficits in the 2nd and 4th quarters to steal one from the Utah Jazz Wednesday night at Target Center and head to the All-Star Break with a .500 record. What lies ahead for the Wolves and a quick peek back at the first half of the season.

02/23/2012

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Timberwolves Update

It’s been quite a week for the Wolves. A quick four-game slump, turnovers rear their ugly head, “Lin-sanity” comes to town and a blowout win over the over-matched Bobcats were the headlines. Plus the All-Star Break is coming up and a certain Wolves player will be taking on the NBA’s best in the Dunk Contest!

02/16/2012

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Williams To Participate In 2012 Slam Dunk Contest

Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Derrick Williams will be putting his dunk to a contest.

02/16/2012

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