A Look Behind The Scenes On Those Welcoming KG Back To MNKevin Garnett's emotional return to Minnesota after almost eight years has stirred nostalgia for the only stretch of success the Timberwolves franchise has ever had. It also created some skepticism for the amount of help a 38-year-old power forward can provide to a team at the bottom of the Western Conference.
Shabazz Muhammad Has Finger Surgery, Out For SeasonThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday that guard/forward Shabazz Muhammad had successful surgery to repair a ruptured ligament on the middle finger of his shooting hand.
Muhammad To Miss Rest Of Season For TimberwolvesTwo people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that Minnesota Timberwolves forward Shabazz Muhammad needs season-ending surgery on the middle finger on his right hand. The Wolves and Muhammad learned of the need for surgery on Saturday. The people requested anonymity because an official announcement has not been made. Yahoo! Sports first reported the news.
Timberwolves Represented Well In All-Star WeekendThe Minnesota Timberwolves don't have anyone playing in this year's NBA All-Star Game at Madison Square Garden in New York City, but there are still plenty of reasons for fans to be interested.
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Horford, Hawks Steamroll Timberwolves 117-105Al Horford scored a season-high 28 points and grabbed eight rebounds, and DeMarre Carroll added a career-best 26 points to lift the Atlanta Hawks to a 117-105 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
Timberwolves Have 4 Players In Rising Stars ChallengeThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Wednesday they'll have four players representing the team in the Rising Stars Challenge as part of the NBA's All-Star Weekend in February.
PODCAST PAGE: 1-13-15 Dave Lee-The WCCO Morning NewsA bitterly cold Tuesday morning on the Morning News With Dave Lee....Click the Link Above to listen back to your favorite segments.
Muhammad Out At Least 2 Weeks With Oblique StrainJust when the Minnesota Timberwolves appeared to be getting some good news on the injury front, they suffered another blow.
Afflalo, Nuggets Hand Timberwolves 12th Straight LossGorgui 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.
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Hayward Helps Jazz Rally To Beat TimberwolvesGordon Hayward scored 11 of his 26 points in the final four minutes to help the Utah Jazz rally to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 100-94 on Tuesday night. Trey Burke set a career-high with 26 points and Derrick Favors had 15 points. Before the game it was announced that starting guard Alec Burks would have shoulder surgery and miss the rest of the season.