Balanced Attack Leads Timberwolves Past Pelicans, 120-110Minnesota center Karl-Anthony Towns missed his fourth straight game after testing positive for the coronavirus on Jan. 15. The Timberwolves are 2-9 without Towns in the lineup this season.
NBA’s Kyrie Irving Buys House For George Floyd’s FamilyBrooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving bought a house for the family of George Floyd, former NBA player Stephen Jackson said in a recent interview.
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.
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.
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.
NBA, WNBA, MLB Postpone Games In Protest Of Jacob Blake ShootingTeams in three pro-sports leagues have postponed Wednesday night's games in protest of the recent Jacob Blake shooting, CBS Sports reports.
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.
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.
NBA Reportedly Submits Plan For Season Restart; Wolves' Fate UnclearThe NBA has told the National Basketball Players Association that it will present a 22-team plan for restarting the season to the league’s board of governors on Thursday, a person with knowledge of the situation told the Associated Press.
Terrence Ross, Aaron Gordon Lead Magic Over Timberwolves, 136-125The Timberwolves have lost 19 of their last 21 games, and 11 of their last 12 in Orlando.
NBA Fines Timberwolves $25,000 For Violating Player Resting Policy With D'Angelo RussellThe Timberwolves issued a statement of acceptance of the punishment that also spelled out their case for an exception to the rule.
Millsap Gets 25 Points, Nuggets Beat Timberwolves, 128-116The Denver Nuggets bounced back from their first loss in the Northwest Division to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 128-116 on Sunday night.
Karl-Anthony Towns Scores 37 Points, But Timberwolves Lose 9th StraightDennis Schroder scored 26 points and Chris Paul had 25 to lead Oklahoma City to its fifth-straight win, 113-104 over the slumping Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.