Wiggins, Towns Lead Timberwolves Past Lakers, 108-86Andrew Wiggins scored 25 of his 28 points in the first half, helping the Minnesota Timberwolves take charge from the opening tipoff and breeze by the LeBron James-less Los Angeles Lakers for a 108-86 victory on Sunday.
Wiggins Scores 30, Leads Timberwolves Past Thunder 114-112Andrew Wiggins scored 30 points and hit the go-ahead layup with 14 seconds remaining to help the Minnesota Timberwolves defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 114-112 on Sunday night.
Covington, Towns Lead Timberwolves To 3rd Straight WinMinnesota is 6-2 since trading disgruntled star Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia two weeks ago and 10-11 overall.
Wolves Beat Blazers For 3rd Straight Win Since Butler TradeAndrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves kept cruising without Jimmy Butler by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 114-96 on Friday night. Robert Covington and Karl-Anthony Towns each had 14 points for the Wolves, who are 7-1 at home and 3-0 since trading the disgruntled Butler to Philadelphia on Monday. The home crowd buzzed on a Prince-themed night with former Minnesota All-Star Kevin Garnett sitting courtside in one of the team's special purple-and-black alternate jerseys. The Wolves kept them cheering with uncharacteristically solid defense, sending Portland to its second straight loss with a season-low in points.
Towns, Wiggins Shine As Timberwolves Top Pelicans 107-100Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and 16 rebounds, Andrew Wiggins scored 23 and the Minnesota Timberwolves improved to 2-0 since trading Jimmy Butler with a 107-100 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night. Jeff Teague added 14 points and 14 assists for the Timberwolves.
Butler, Towns Lead Timberwolves Past Pacers 101-91Jimmy Butler returned to Minnesota's lineup and scored 20 points to lead the Timberwolves to a 101-91 win over the Indiana Pacers on Monday night.
Butler Rests, Timberwolves Fall To Mavericks 140-136With Jimmy Butler out resting, the Timberwolves lost at Dallas 140-136 Saturday night.
Report: Jimmy Butler Indicates He’ll Start Season With TimberwolvesJimmy Butler held a players-only meeting on Thursday and told his teammates he would compete with them.
Timberwolves March On Despite Butler DramaJimmy Butler may or may not be traded before Minnesota opens the season on Oct. 17 at San Antonio.
With Butler Trade Looming, Wolves Head West For BondingThe Timberwolves will be out of town for seven days, a prime time for bonding.
Timberwolves In Tricky Spot For NBA Free AgencyWith Karl-Anthony Towns and Jimmy Butler in the final year of their deals, salary cap management will be a challenge.