Minnesota Timberwolves

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Mo Williams Scores 52, Wolves Top Pacers To End 15-Game Skid

Mo Williams scored a career-high 52 points, most in the NBA this season, and the Minnesota Timberwolves snapped a 15-game losing streak with a 110-101 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night. Williams made six 3-pointers, including one that gave Minnesota a 102-96 lead. Andrew Wiggins added 20 points and Gorgui Dieng had 10 for the Timberwolves (6-31), who won for the first time since beating Portland 90-82 on Dec. 10.

01/13/2015

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15-Game Losing Streak Isn’t Timberwolves’ Worst

The Minnesota Timberwolves have now lost 15 games in a row. The latest loss came Saturday night to the San Antonio Spurs, 108 to 93. Minnesota plays again Tuesday night against the Pacers.

01/12/2015

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Spurs Give Timberwolves 15th Straight Loss, 108-93

Austin Daye scored a season-high 22 points and had 10 rebounds to help the San Antonio Spurs hand the Minnesota Timberwolves their 15th straight loss, 108-93 on Saturday night. Patty Mills scored 19 points and Tim Duncan added 13 points and six rebounds in 20 minutes for the Spurs (23-15), who were missing Manu Ginobili and Marco Belinelli with injuries.

01/10/2015

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Bucks Hand Timberwolves 14th Straight Loss, 98-84

Brandon Knight scored 14 points, O.J. Mayo and John Henson each had 12, and the Milwaukee Bucks handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their 14th straight loss, 98-84 on Friday night.

01/09/2015

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Timberwolves Sign Miroslav Raduljica To 10-Day Contract

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Thursday they’ve signed center Miroslav Raduljica to a 10-day contract. Raduljica was not selected in the 2010 NBA Draft, but was signed by the Milwaukee Bucks in July 2013.

01/08/2015

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Afflalo, Nuggets Hand Timberwolves 12th Straight Loss

Gorgui Dieng tied a career high with 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Shabazz Muhammad added 19 points and six boards for Minnesota. The Timberwolves shot just 43 percent and have not won since Dec. 10 while playing without Ricky Rubio, Nikola Pekovic and Kevin Martin.

01/05/2015

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Wiggins Named Western Conference Rookie Of The Month

The NBA announced Monday that Andrew Wiggins has been named the Western Conference Rookie of the Month for December. It’s the first time a Timberwolves player has won the honor twice in the same season. Wiggins also got It in November.

01/05/2015

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Timberwolves’ Coach Flip Saunders Missing Monday’s Game With Illness

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday afternoon that head coach Flip Saunders will miss the team’s game against the Denver Nuggets due to an illness.

01/05/2015

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Single-Game Tickets On Sale Tuesday For Timberwolves/Cavs Game

Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday online and at the Target Center box office as Kevin Love prepares to make his return to Minneapolis for the first time since being traded to Cleveland in the offseason

01/05/2015

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Burke’s Hot Shooting Leads Jazz Over Timberwolves

Trey Burke bounced back from a horrendous shooting night to score a season-high 28 points and the Utah Jazz handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their 11th straight loss with a 101-89 victory on Saturday night.

01/03/2015

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Kings Hand Wolves 10th Straight Loss

Rudy Gay had 21 points, six rebounds and five assists, and the struggling Sacramento Kings handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their 10th straight loss with a 110-107 victory on Thursday night. DeMarcus Cousins had 19 points and seven rebounds after being ejected one night earlier, and the Kings shot 54 percent while each of their starters scored in double figures.

01/01/2015

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Faried Grabs 25 Rebounds As Denver Beats Minnesota 106-102

Kenneth Faried had a career-high 25 rebounds to go along with 26 points, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 106-102 on Friday night.

12/26/2014

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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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Rockets Acquire Timberwolves Swingman Brewer

A person with knowledge of the agreement tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to trade veteran swingman Corey Brewer to the Houston Rockets for Troy Daniels and two future second-round picks.

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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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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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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