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Jamal Crawford scored all 17 of his points in the fourth quarter and hit a 3-pointer with 27.5 seconds to go that helped the Minnesota Timberwolves hold off the Utah Jazz 100-97 in their home opener on Friday night.
Ricky Rubio returned to the Twin Cities, his home away from home for the first six seasons of his NBA career, as his Utah Jazz prepared to face his former team the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday.
Can Jimmy Butler, Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins end the NBA's longest playoff drought? Kevin Pelton shows why this might be the year.
With Wiggins' deal, the Timberwolves are going to be counting dollars even before the summer of 2019, when big decisions will need to be made with Karl-Anthony Towns and Jimmy Butler.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs held on for a 107-99 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night while opening the season without leading scorer Kawhi Leonard.
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Marcus Georges-Hunt $1.3M contract now has $275K in guaranteed money. The Minnesota small forward had an October 18 trigger date.
Who will win Coach of the Year this season? Brad Stevens and Quin Snyder are the favorites among our NBA experts.
The San Antonio Spurs and the Minnesota Timberwolves will square off in each team's season opener on Wednesday.
Tom Thibodeau says the only way for young talent to develop is grinding out games. That strategy cost him in Chicago. With Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson joining the young Wolves, is history repeating itself?
Here's how every NBA player projects overall heading into the 2017-18 season.
After sharing his thoughts on the latest news involving LaMarcus Aldridge, Zach talks to comedian and NBA superfan Joe Mande about his beloved Wolves, the best and worst new Nike jerseys, writing for "The Good Place," the art of stand-up and more.
Butler takes in a different type of Monday Night Football
Jimmy Butler visited a youth football team in suburban Minneapolis on Monday. He gave the team a shoutout on Instagram, writing: "nothing like MNF. thank you to the Orono Spartans for having me out tonight for the game! wish i could spend all my monday nights watching a little fourth grade football!!" (jimmybutler/Instagram )
Pablo Torre, Amin Elhassan, Chris Haynes and Ohm Youngmisuk preview the Western Conference for the 2017-18 season. Can anyone challenge the Warriors? Is Lonzo Ball the presumptive Rookie of the Year? Is everyone ready to believe in the Timberwolves?
The Thunder are the clear favorites in the Northwest, but it isn't unanimous. In fact, the Nuggets, Jazz and Timberwolves each received a vote from our analysts.
Make your picks for NBA MVP, Rookie of the Year, Most Improved Player and the league leaders in points, rebounds and assists.
Points Per Game99.5Tied-25th
Rebounds Per Game43.0Tied-20th
Assists Per Game20.024th