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Edwards leads Wolves to 5th straight win, 113-101 over Heat

Nov. 25, 2021 00:03 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Edwards and the surging Minnesota Timberwolves treated their most energetic home crowd of the season to a cohesive and resolute performance. The more intensity the better for Minnesota's precocious guard. Edwards had 33...

Towns, Wolves thrash Lakers 107-83 to snap 6-game skid

Nov. 13, 2021 01:50 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns scored 18 of his 29 points during Minnesota's dominant third quarter, and the Timberwolves snapped their six-game losing streak with a 107-83 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night. D'Angelo Russell had 22 points...

Jokic scores 26, Nuggets rally to beat Wolves 93-91

Oct. 31, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 26 points and 19 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets completed a late rally to win their 12th in a row against Minnesota, beating the Timberwolves 93-91 on Saturday night. Monte Morris made a layup to break an 89-all tie with 2:04 to...

Wolves top Pelicans 94-87 on tough 'D' after Towns fouls out

Oct. 24, 2021 00:13 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns scored 15 of his 25 points for Minnesota in the first quarter, before fouling out in frustration and being forced to watch the Timberwolves hang on for a 96-89 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night. Towns liked...

Edwards energizes Wolves in opening 124-106 win over Rockets

Oct. 21, 2021 00:35 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Edwards energized the first full-size home crowd of his nascent career with 29 points in 31 minutes for the Minnesota Timberwolves, who cruised to a 124-106 victory over the Houston Rockets to start the season on Wednesday night. Karl-Anthony...

Emerging Edwards gives Towns, T-wolves infusion of optimism

Oct. 12, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As the face of the franchise for the NBA's most frequent loser, Karl-Anthony Towns has endured a lot more downs than ups over six-plus tumultuous years with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Emerging from the fog of their most recent setbacks on and off the...

Amid latest shakeup, T-wolves seek stability with new owners

Sep. 27, 2021 19:50 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The joke Karl-Anthony Towns made last week was the ultimate jinx, casually noting what had been a rare absence of turnover and tumult for the Timberwolves to that point. “I was like, ‘Man, it’s been a real quiet offseason for Minnesota. It's...

Timberwolves fire basketball ops boss Rosas after 2 seasons

Sep. 22, 2021 19:20 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves fired president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas on Wednesday, less than a week before training camp in yet another change in leadership for this long-languishing franchise. Owner Glen Taylor announced that the...

Timberwolves re-sign Jarred Vanderbilt, Jordan McLaughlin

Sep. 15, 2021 15:54 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have filled out their roster by re-signing forward Jarred Vanderbilt and guard Jordan McLaughlin, both of whom were restricted free agents. The contracts were agreed to last week and finalized on Wednesday, with Vanderbilt...