Karl-Anthony Towns Tests Positive For COVID-19“I pray every day that this nightmare of a virus will subside and I beg everyone to take it seriously by taking all of the necessary precautions," Towns wrote on social media.
DeRozan, Spurs Beat Towns, Wolves 125-122 In OvertimeDeMar DeRozan scored 38 points, helping the San Antonio Spurs beat Minnesota 125-122 in overtime on Saturday night in Karl-Anthony Towns' return to the Timberwolves.
Home Team: Hopkins High School Boys' BasketballSome of the sports that have returned will have an added wrinkle to the game: learning to play with a face mask.
Gophers Rank 21st In AP College Basketball PollMinnesota, whose lone loss came to Illinois and which was last ranked on Dec. 4, 2017, plays its next six against Top 25 teams: Michigan State, at Wisconsin, Ohio State, at Michigan, at Iowa and the Wolverines at home.
Kyle Kuzma Leads Lakers' 127-91 Thrashing Of TimberwolvesStar big men Anthony Davis and Karl-Anthony Towns sat out. Davis has a bruised calf that isn't expected to be a long-term problem, while Minnesota's Towns has a more serious dislocated left wrist.
Timberwolves Hold Off Late Rally, Defeat Jazz, 116-111Karl-Anthony Towns added 16 points and 12 rebounds for the Timberwolves. Minnesota had five players score in double figures.
Thanks To 3-Point Spree, Gophers Take Down No. 4 Iowa, 102-95This game would have produced one of the most electric atmospheres of the season at Williams Arena had it not been for the pandemic that kept the gates closed and prompted the Big Ten to schedule it along with three other conference contests for Christmas Day television programming.
Beasley, KAT Lead Wolves Rally Past Pistons To Win Season Opener, 111-101D'Angelo Russell pitched in 18 points, and Anthony Edwards — the first overall pick in the NBA draft last month — added 15 points in his debut as the Timberwolves overcame a deficit that often reached double digits.
Robbins, Carr Help Minnesota Beat Kansas City 90-61Liam Robbins had 27 points, nine rebounds and five blocks, Marcus Carr added 15 points and seven assists, and Minnesota cruised to a 90-61 win over Missouri-Kansas City on Thursday night.
Carr, Gach Help Gophers Rally, Beat Boston College In OT, 85-80Marcus Carr scored nine of his 22 points in overtime, Both Gach had 16 points and nine rebounds, and Minnesota rallied from a 15-point deficit.
Bob McDonald, Minnesota's Winningest High School Basketball Coach, Dies At 87Bob McDonald, the all-time winningest coach in Minnesota high school basketball, died Wednesday at age 87.
Crystal Dangerfield Scores 20+ Once Again As Lynx Best Dream, 88-79The game was the first of three in the WNBA bubble Friday after play was postponed the previous two days following the weekend shooting of Jacob Blake.
Timberwolves Working With NBA, Yale On New Saliva-Based COVID-19 TestWCCO's Norman Seawright III spoke with the Timberwolves' Dr. Robby Sikka. He's vice president of basketball performance and technology, and leads COVID-19 research studies.
Minnesota Lynx Head Coach Cheryl Reeve Ready For First Game Of WNBA SeasonHead Coach Cheryl Reeve is ready for the season to start, much like the players.
Timberwolves Owner Glen Taylor Exploring Sale Of Franchise; Kevin Garnett InterestedMinnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor is possibly looking to sell the NBA franchise he's owned for over 25 years.