Denver’s Michael Malone heading to All-Star Game as coach

Sports 02/02/19, 23:34

Denver coach Michael Malone is headed to the All-Star Game, where he will coach the team that will be picked by Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James.Malone clinched his first All-Star coaching nod Saturday night, when the Nuggets beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 107-106. The All-Star coaching gigs were determined by ...

Towns hits desperate shot, Wolves beat Grizzlies 99-97 in OT

Basketball 01/30/19, 23:09

Karl-Anthony Towns scored all 16 of his points after halftime, including a buzzer-beating desperation shot in overtime to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Memphis Grizzlies 99-97 on Wednesday night.Memphis led twice during overtime, but Towns helped Minnesota closed it out. On the final possession, Andrew Wiggins ran the clock ...

Mitchell scores 29 to lead Jazz past Timberwolves 125-111

Basketball 01/27/19, 21:59

Donovan Mitchell had 29 points and Ricky Rubio added 18 points with eight assists to send the surging Utah Jazz past the Minnesota Timberwolves 125-111 on Sunday night.After going 2 of 12 in the first half, Mitchell scored 13 points in the third quarter to help hold off a Minnesota ...

Jazz mascot nets bat on court before game vs. Timberwolves

Sports 01/26/19, 01:27

It took a bear — Jazz Bear — to catch a bat and leave the high-flying hijinks to the NBA players.A wayward bat flew around the court inside the Vivint Smart Home Arena about an hour before Utah's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday, interrupting the pregame shooting routines ...

Mitchell scores 24, Jazz outlast Timberwolves 106-102

Basketball 01/25/19, 23:54

Donovan Mitchell scored 24 points and had a career-high 11 assists and the Utah Jazz outlasted the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves 106-102 on Friday night.Rudy Gobert, who was a game-time decision with a sore hamstring, had 18 points and 16 rebounds, and Kyle Korver scored 16 for the Jazz, who have ...

Towns powers Timberwolves to 120-105 win over Lakers

Basketball 01/25/19, 01:08

Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points and 12 rebounds to help the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Los Angeles Lakers 120-105 on Thursday night.Andrew Wiggins added 23 points and Jerryd Bayless scored 16 off the bench for the Timberwolves, who have won three straight.Rajon Rondo had 15 points, 13 assists and six ...

Suns’ Booker fined $25K for altercation with Wolves’ Dieng

Sports 01/24/19, 17:30

Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker has been fined $25,000 for escalating an on-court altercation by pushing Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng in the face.NBA discipline executive Kiki VanDeWeghe handed down the fine Thursday.It stems from an incident that occurred Tuesday night in the third quarter of the Timberwolves' 118-91 win ...

Towns, Timberwolves rout short-handed Suns 118-91

Basketball 01/22/19, 23:37

Karl-Anthony-Towns had 25 points, 18 rebounds and seven assists and the Minnesota Timberwolves took an early lead and rolled past the short-handed Phoenix Suns 118-91 on Tuesday night.Josh Okogie added a career-high 21 points for the Timberwolves, who beat the Suns for the second time in a row, following a ...

Rose hits last-second, Timberwolves beat Suns 116-114

Basketball 01/20/19, 21:58

Derrick Rose hit an 18-footer with 0.6 seconds left to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a 116-114 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday night.Rose scored 29 of his 31 points in the seconds to help Minnesota overcome an 11-point deficit.Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 of his 30 points in the first ...

Popovich ties Riley for road wins; Spurs beat Wolves 116-113

Basketball 01/18/19, 23:18

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 25 points, Rudy Gay added 22 and the San Antonio Spurs held on to give coach Gregg Popovich another milestone victory in a 116-113 win against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.The win was the 520th on the road in Popovich's career, tying him with Pat Riley ...

76ers score 83 in 1st half, roll past Timberwolves by 42

Basketball 01/15/19, 21:31

Joel Embiid had 31 points and 13 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers scored 83 points in the first half in a 149-107 thrashing of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night in Jimmy Butler's first game against his former team.The Golden State Warriors were the only team to score more first-half ...

Timberwolves face Butler, 76ers for 1st time since breakup

Basketball 01/14/19, 18:23

About two months after Jimmy Butler initiated their breakup, the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to pay him a visit.Just one week after the ouster of basketball boss Tom Thibodeau , the Timberwolves have enough of their own issues to work through. They did their best to downplay the significance of ...

Towns has 27-27 game to lead Wolves past Pelicans, 110-106

Basketball 01/12/19, 22:52

Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points and a career-high 27 rebounds to help the Minnesota Timberwolves hold off Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans for a 110-106 victory on Saturday night that was the first at home for interim head coach Ryan Saunders.Towns swished a 3-pointer to make it 106-103 ...

Doncic leads Mavs past Timberwolves in Saunders’ home debut

Basketball 01/12/19, 00:34

Luka Doncic nearly recorded a triple-double, falling just two rebounds short. The final score was the only set of numbers he was focused on.Doncic scored 29 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer to lead the Dallas Mavericks over the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-115 on Friday night, spoiling rookie coach Ryan Saunders' ...

source: Timberwolves fire coach Tom Thibodeau

Basketball 01/06/19, 19:42

A person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have fired coach Tom Thibodeau, halfway into his third season with the team that began with turmoil surrounding All-Star Jimmy Butler.The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity, because the Timberwolves had not ...

Wiggins, Towns lead Timberwolves past Lakers, 108-86

Basketball 01/06/19, 18:11

Andrew 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.Karl-Anthony Towns totaled 28 points, 18 rebounds and four blocks for the Timberwolves, who ...

Hayward (35 pts) leads Celtics past Timberwolves 115-102

Basketball 01/02/19, 22:49

Gordon Hayward came off the bench to score a season-high 35 points, and the Boston Celtics beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 115-102 on Wednesday night.Terry Rozier scored 11 of his 16 points in the first quarter while making his third start of the season because Kyrie Irving scratched both of his ...

Randle, Miller lead Pelicans past Wolves, 123-114

Basketball 12/31/18, 22:56

Julius Randle had 33 points and 11 rebounds, Darius Miller scored 13 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame Anthony Davis' absence in a 123-114 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.Miller hits five 3s, his last from the left wing to ...

Bazemore scores 23 as Hawks beat Wolves 123-120 in OT

Basketball 12/28/18, 23:34

Kent Bazemore scored 23 points, John Collins added 21 and the Atlanta Hawks blew a big lead but outlasted the Minnesota Timberwolves 123-120 in overtime on Friday night.Trae Young and Kevin Huerter each had big 3-pointers in the final minutes of overtime, after the Wolves erased a 22-point deficit only ...

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