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AP source: Rudy Gobert traded by Jazz to Timberwolves

Jul. 01, 2022 17:17 PM EDT

For Utah, one era is ending. For Minnesota, one seems to be beginning. The Jazz have agreed to trade Rudy Gobert — a three-time defensive player of the year — to the Timberwolves for a massive package of players and draft picks, according to a person with knowledge...

Grizzlies rally again past Wolves 114-106 to reach 2nd round

Apr. 30, 2022 01:06 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies didn't act their age in this first-round series against Minnesota, especially when they faced a double-digit deficit — all three times — entering the fourth quarter. With another relentless and resolute finish, the Grizzlies finished off...

T-wolves try to avoid 'hero' ball, stay alive vs. Grizzlies

Apr. 28, 2022 19:22 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After frittering away a double-digit-point fourth-quarter lead twice in this series, the Minnesota Timberwolves could have already defeated the Memphis Grizzlies by now and be preparing for the second round. The Timberwolves will try to stave off elimination by...

Morant's last-second layup gives Grizzlies 3-2 series lead

Apr. 27, 2022 00:58 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — First, Ja Morant gave the Memphis Grizzlies and their fans a much-needed energy boost by flying through the air for a big dunk at the end of the third quarter. Then the All-Star guard took over the game's final two minutes. Morant scored the...

Grizzlies coach Jenkins fined $15K for criticizing refs

Apr. 25, 2022 17:20 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis coach Taylor Jenkins insists he's paying his own $15,000 fine for publicly criticizing the officiating in Game 4 of the Grizzlies' series against the Minnesota Timberwolves despite the offer from a couple of players to cover it. “I appreciate it, but...

Towns, T-wolves rebound to even series with Grizzlies at 2

Apr. 24, 2022 02:37 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Angry after two rough games, Karl-Anthony Towns had to channel his emotions in a productive way — a skill he's still trying to master. Towns found his peace at the free-throw line. Seventeen tries gave him plenty of time to stay calm. He roared...

Down Towns: T-wolves need lift in mood, production from star

Apr. 22, 2022 16:37 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns has long stated his contentment with contributing in a variety of ways to Minnesota's game, even if he's not taking — or making — many shots. The problem for Towns and the Timberwolves is the three-time All-Star center also has stymied...

Grizzlies claw back from 26 down, beat Wolves in Game 3

Apr. 21, 2022 23:49 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies arrived in Minnesota, determined to seize control of the series from a young, confident Timberwolves team that looks and acts a lot like them. The Grizzlies are growing up a lot faster. Desmond Bane made seven...

Grizzlies rout Timberwolves 124-96 to tie series at 1 apiece

Apr. 20, 2022 00:38 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies responded to losing their first game as a No. 2 seed by getting back to how they play. The result? The largest margin of victory in franchise history in a playoff game and a near triple-double by Ja Morant. The All-Star...

Timberwolves stun Grizzlies, grab Game 1 with 130-117 win

Apr. 16, 2022 21:36 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Anthony Edwards was glad to get a victory in the first playoff game of his career. Now, he and the rest of the Minnesota Timberwolves, want much more. Edwards scored 36 points in his postseason debut, and the seventh-seeded Timberwolves stunned...