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Timberwolves Rally From 22 Down To Stun Nets

Rookie guard Alexey Shved and Chase Budinger led a furious rally from 22 points down, and the Minnesota Timberwolves came back from a 22-point deficit to stun the Brooklyn Nets 107-96 on Monday night.


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Budinger, Wolves Beat Bucks In Green Bay, 100-76

Chase Budinger scored 20 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Milwaukee Bucks 100-76 in the teams’ preseason finale Friday night.


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Wolves Beat Bulls, 82-75

Alexey Shved made two 3-pointers and scored 12 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 82-75 exhibition victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night.


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Pekovic Reports To Wolves Camp Slim And Sculpted

Minnesota Timberwolves bruiser Nikola Pekovic has never been accused of being doughy. Then again, even if the big Montenegrin was a little on the pudgy side, it would be hard to find someone brave enough to tell him.


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Adelman Likes What He Sees With Older Wolves

Rick Adelman asked for more veterans to coach in Minnesota, and Timberwolves president of basketball operations David Kahn delivered them.


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Timberwolves Agree To Terms With PF Amundson

The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms with free agent power forward Lou Amundson.


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Matt Brickman Battles Wolves’ Pekovic In The Weight Room

The Timberwolves open training camp in just a little over a week, and 6-foot-11-inch center Nikola Pekovic has been working hard in the offseason.


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Wolves’ Pekovic Has Ankle Surgery In New York

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic had surgery to remove bone spurs from his right ankle on Tuesday.


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Kahn: Only Rubio And Love Are Untouchable

It was a new day in Minnesota basketball, with Ricky Rubio throwing lob passes and Kevin Love stuffing the stat sheet in front of sellout crowd after sellout crowd.


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Nuggets Beat Wolves To Lock Down 6th Seed In West

JaVale McGee scored 19 points to help the Denver Nuggets lock down the sixth seed in the Western Conference playoffs with a 131-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night.


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Timberwolves Throw 21 Point Lead; Warriors Win

Charles Jenkins had 24 points and nine assists while playing all 48 minutes to rally the Golden State Warriors from a 21-point deficit to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 93-88, on Sunday night.


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T-Wolves Snap 11-Game Losing Streak Vs Pistons

It took almost three full seasons, but the Minnesota Timberwolves finally won a game in April.


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Timberwolves’ Pekovic Out With Right Ankle Injury

The Minnesota Timberwolves will be without center Nikola Pekovic until at least Friday because of bone spurs in his right ankle.


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Pekovic, Beasley Out For Timberwolves Vs. Thunder

The Minnesota Timberwolves will be without two of their top four scorers Friday night against Western Conference-leading Oklahoma City.


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Hayward, Millsap Get Jazz Past Timberwolves In OT

Paul Millsap watched his potential game-winning layup roll off the rim at the end of regulation and hung his head in disbelief. He then promised himself he wouldn’t let this game get away in overtime.


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Pekovic Good To Go For Lakers, Barea Out

Nikola Pekovic says he is ready to return to the Minnesota Timberwolves starting lineup, and not a moment too soon.


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Wolves Center Pekovic’s Sore Foot Feeling Better

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic is feeling better after missing the last game because of a right foot injury.


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Love, Pekovic Lead T’Wolves Over Rockets 111-98

Kevin Love scored 33 points, including eight straight during a key fourth-quarter stretch, and Nikola Pekovic added a career-high 30 to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a 111-98 win over the Houston Rockets on Friday night.


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Timberwolves Hand Bobcats 16th Straight Loss, 102-90

The Charlotte Bobcats were in prime position to snap a 15-game losing streak when D.J. Augustin returned to the lineup and helped them take the lead into halftime.


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Pekovic Does The Little Things To Help Timberwolves

Nikola Pekovic is the name is starting to roll of the tongues of Timberwolves fans. It’s because of his tough play in the post, and because there’s a self-depricating side to him.


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Grizzlies End 3-Game Skid, Beat Timberwolves 85-80

Rudy Gay had 19 points and nine rebounds, and Quincy Pondexter added a career-high 17 points as the Memphis Grizzlies snapped a three-game losing streak with a 85-80 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.


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Pekovic, Wolves Hold Off Jimmer And Kings

Nikola Pekovic had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and Michael Beasley added 17 points and 14 boards to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to an 86-84 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night in their first game without the suspended Kevin Love.


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Wolves Beat Nets 108-105 For 6th Road Win

Luke Ridnour made the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 1:23 left, Nikola Pekovic scored a career-high 27 points, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the New Jersey Nets 108-105 on Friday night.


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Granger’s 36 Leads Pacers Past Wolves, 109-99

The Indiana Pacers and Minnesota Timberwolves have been two of the league’s woebegone franchises over the past five seasons or so, both dealing with their own batch of problems that has kept them from relevance.


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Timberwolves’ Milicic, Pekovic Out With injuries

Minnesota center Darko Milicic and forward Nikola Pekovic were ruled out of the Timberwolves’ game against the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night after each sustained ankle injuries the night before in a loss at Portland.