NBA Fines Timberewolves $250K For Organizing Offseason Practice Outside Team MarketThe NBA fined the Minnesota Timberwolves $250,000 on Monday for violating league rules that prohibit teams from arranging or paying for offseason practice or group workout sessions for their players outside their home market.
Towns, Wolves Thrash Lakers 107-83 To Snap 6-Game SkidThe Wolves opened the second half with a 22-3 spurt and held LA without a field goal for nearly eight minutes, abruptly turning a competitive game into a blowout while the Staples Center crowd booed.
President Biden Congratulates Bucks For NBA Championship & ActivismPresident Joe Biden welcomed the NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks to the White House on Monday, praising team members not just for their achievements on the court, but also for their efforts to promote coronavirus vaccinations and for speaking out after the 2020 police shooting of Jacob Blake sparked protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
Dramatic Loss: Wolves Fall To Nuggets After Explosive StartNikola Jokic had 26 points and 19 rebounds as the Denver Nuggets completed a late rally to win their 12th in a row against Minnesota, beating the Timberwolves 93-91 on Saturday night.
'I Look Forward To Rebuilding Minneapolis': Kevin Garnett Inducted Into Basketball Hall Of Fame“My only regret with Minnesota is that I didn’t get to bring a championship,” Garnett said of his legacy, the one he has in Minnesota and the one he still wants to have there.
Tatum, Celtics Cruise To 124-108 Win Over TimberwolvesEvan Fournier added 18 points and was 5 of 8 from 3-point range. Six Celtics scored in double-figures as Boston snapped its four-game losing streak.
Heat Move Back Into 6th In East, Top Timberwolves, 121-112Karl-Anthony Towns scored 14 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter for Minnesota, which had won five consecutive meetings against Miami.
Buddy Hield's Late 3 Lifts Kings Past Timberwolves, 128-125The Timberwolves haven’t won consecutive games since beating the Pistons and Jazz in back-to-back games to open the season.
Wolves Beat Kings For 2nd Time This Season, 134-120Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and a season-high 18 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves pulled away over the final five minutes and thumped the Sacramento Kings 134-120 on Tuesday night.
KAT Scores 24, Helps Timberwolves Beat Heat 119-111Karl-Anthony Towns scored 24 points, including eight in the fourth quarter before fouling out, to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 119-111 win against the Miami Heat on Friday night.
Timberwolves, Lynx, Nets, Bucks, Heat Host Auction For Daunte Wright FamilyMinnesota Timberwolves and Lynx, Brooklyn Nets, Milwaukee Bucks, and Miami Heat are set to host an auction for Daunte Wright's Family on April 16.
Jayson Tatum's Career-High 53 Help Celtics Top Timberwolves, 145-136Boston erased what was a 17-point deficit in the third quarter and led by as many as eight in the fourth before Minnesota rallied to send it to OT.
Jonas Valanciunas Leads Grizzlies Past Timberwolves, 120-108Grayson Allen added 15 points for Memphis, and De’Anthony Melton keyed the second-half rally with 14 points, going 4 of 6 from 3-point range in the game.
Kevin Porter Scores 25 Points, Rockets Beat Timberwolves, 129-107Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points and 15 rebounds for Minnesota, which trailed by as many as 34 points.
KAT Scores 29 As Wolves Come Back To Beat Rockets 107-101Minnesota trailed by as many as 19 in the second half, but closed with a 22-0 run to stop a four-game losing streak a day after standing pat at the trade deadline.