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Minnesota Timberwolves (18-30)

Wolves Head Into An Offseason Filled With Maybes

The injuries started immediately and never stopped, keeping the Minnesota Timberwolves out of the playoffs for the ninth straight season. That’s the longest active streak in the NBA.

04/18/2013

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Pekovic Named Western Conference Player Of The Week

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic has been named the NBA’s Western Conference Player of the Week, the first such honor for the team in more than four years.

04/08/2013

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Pekovic & Rubio Lead Wolves Past Bucks 107-98

Nikola Pekovic scored 27 points and Ricky Rubio added 18 points, 12 assists and eight steals to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 107-98 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.

04/03/2013

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Pekovic Hammers Celtics In Minnesota’s 110-100 Win

Nikola Pekovic bruised and battered the overmatched Boston front line for 29 points to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-100 victory over the Celtics on Monday night.

04/01/2013

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Pekovic Powers Timberwolves Over Thunder 101-93

Nikola Pekovic had 22 points and 15 rebounds and Ricky Rubio added 17 points and seven assists to help the Minnesota Timberwolves stun the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-93 on Friday night.

03/29/2013

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Pekovic Leads Wolves’ 105-82 Rout Of Pistons

Nikola Pekovic had 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 105-82 rout of the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.

03/26/2013

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Timberwolves Lose To Nuggets, 111-88

Ty Lawson matched his season high with 32 points, including 14 in the fourth quarter, and the Denver Nuggets beat the injury-depleted Minnesota Timberwolves 111-88 Saturday night to stretch their home winning streak to 13 games, their longest in 14 years.

03/09/2013

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Kobe Scores 33 In Lakers’ Latest Win Over Wolves

Starting with Kobe Bryant’s soaring dunk over Nikola Pekovic on their second possession, the Los Angeles Lakers jumped to a big lead against a woeful opponent and never fumbled it away while moving to the brink of a .500 record.

03/01/2013

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Ridnour, Timberwolves End Road Skid, Beat Cavs

Luke Ridnour scored 21 points, Ricky Rubio added 13 and 10 assists and the Minnesota Timberwolves snapped an eight-game road losing streak, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 100-92 on Monday night.

02/11/2013

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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 Sting Hornets, 115-86

Dante Cunningham scored a season-high 18 points, Nikola Pekovic added 14 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the New Orleans Hornets 115-86 on Saturday night to stop their six-game losing streak.

02/02/2013

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Clippers Outmuscle Wolves In 96-90 Victory

Blake Griffin had 26 points and 13 rebounds and DeAndre Jordan added 16 points and 12 boards to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 96-90 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

01/30/2013

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Adelman Back Coaching Wolves After 3-Week Hiatus

Coach Rick Adelman has returned to the Minnesota Timberwolves after spending three weeks with his ailing wife. He rejoins a club that lost nine of 11 games in his absence.

01/28/2013

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Pekovic Out 7-10 Days With Badly Bruised Thigh

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic will miss the next seven to 10 days because of badly bruised right quadriceps.

01/18/2013

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Wolves Pledge Playoffs In New Ticket Campaign

The Minnesota Timberwolves have been saying all season the playoffs are the goal this year. Now they’re banking on it.

01/07/2013

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