Timberwolves Exercise Options On Towns, JonesThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Sunday they have exercised fourth-year contract options on Karl-Anthony Towns and Tyus Jones.
'Write Your Own Story': Tyus Jones Outfits School With New Learning LabIt wasn’t nearly the first time Tyus Jones paid a visit to Excell Academy in Brooklyn Park, but this one was special. He’d recently heard they had a need.
4 Reasons The Timberwolves Can Still Make The PlayoffsHalfway into the season, the Timberwolves have won five of their last seven and are 2.5 games out of a playoff spot.
Timberwolves Exercise Options On Towns, Jones, LaVine, WigginsThe Timberwolves exercised contract options on Karl-Anthony Towns, Tyus Jones, Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine.
Tyus Jones Named NBA Summer League MVPAhead of playing for the NBA Summer League title Monday night, Tyus Jones was named the MVP of the league.
Minn. Basketball Talent Gathers For Reborn Pro-Am LeagueJamar Diggs grew up in Minneapolis, played basketball at DeLaSalle and plays professionally overseas. He noticed something was missing when he came home for the summer -- a league for players with similar backgrounds.
Tyus Jones Recalls NBA Draft Night SuspenseThe Minnesota Timberwolves are in a honeymoon period. A new coach, young talent and a chance to add some more Thursday night in the NBA Draft.
Timberwolves Waive Veteran G Andre MilerThe agent for point guard Andre Miller says his client is finalizing a buyout agreement with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Andy Miller says the buyout will allow the 39-year-old veteran to join a team that is contending for the playoffs. Andre Miller would have to sign with another team by March 1 in order to be eligible to play in the postseason.
Wiggins, Timberwolves Fall To Raptors 114-105DeMar DeRozan scored 31 points and Kyle Lowry added 21 as the Toronto Raptors beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 114-105 on Wednesday night for a franchise record-tying ninth straight home victory.
LaVine, Wiggins & Jones Work To Stand Out On Wolves RosterThe Minnesota Timberwolves' Zach LaVine is a classic combo guard. He is athletic enough that you want him on the floor at some position. Even he is not sure which position that will be every night. "I play point, I play two, I play three, you know, whatever [Coach Sam Mitchell] wants me to go out there and do, you know. I do it, I do the best I can," LaVine said. "Sam be keeping me on my toes, man [laughs]!"
2015 In Review: The Year In Local SportsMinnesota doesn't seem to lack anything in having big sports stories over the course of a year, and 2015 was no exception. Here's a look back at the crazy year that was Minnesota sports.
Timberwolves Recall G Tyus JonesThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday they've recalled guard Tyus Jones from the Idaho Stampede in the NBA's Developmental League. Jones started six games there and averaged 24.7 points, 3.9 rebounds, five assists and 1.5 steals in about 35 minutes per game.