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Timberwolves spoil Embiid's 76ers return with 2OT victory

Nov. 27, 2021 23:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — D’Angelo Russell scored 35 points and had a decisive steal and assist in the final seconds of the second overtime in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 121-120 victory over Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. Embiid had 42 points...

76ers' Joel Embiid returns after 9-game COVID-19 absence

Nov. 27, 2021 18:19 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid returned Saturday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves after missing nine games because of COVID-19 protocols. The four-time All-Star hadn’t played since Nov. 6, with the 76ers going 2-7 without him. Embiid...

Oubre, Hornets blister Timberwolves from long range, 133-115

Nov. 26, 2021 22:14 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr. matched a career high with seven 3-pointers and had 27 points off the bench, helping the surging Charlotte Hornets snap the Minnesota Timberwolves’ five-game winning streak with a 133-115 victory Friday night. Miles Bridges and...

Stephen Curry's Warriors get past Seth Curry's 76ers, 116-96

Nov. 25, 2021 01:37 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry and his entire supporting cast had to bring some smothering second-half defense to shut down younger brother Seth and the undermanned 76ers. Stephen Curry scored 25 points to Seth's 24, and the Golden State Warriors surged back after...

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' 28 points paces Timberwolves past Pelicans, 110-96

Nov. 23, 2021 00:01 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points and 10 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves extended their winning streak to four with a 110-96 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night. “I ain’t going to lie to you. I had a lot of coffee before...

Timberwolves lead by as many as 45; beat Grizzlies 138-95

Nov. 20, 2021 23:53 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — D’Angelo Russell scored 28 points, Anthony Edwards added 23 and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised to their third straight win, a 138-95 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night. Karl-Anthony Towns finished with 21 points in a game...

Towns, Russell lead Wolves past Spurs 115-90

Nov. 18, 2021 23:21 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and 12 rebounds to help the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the San Antonio Spurs 115-90 on Thursday night. D’Angelo Russell added 22 points, and Malik Beasley hit five of Minnesota's season-high 21 3-pointers for all 15...

Edwards closes out Timberwolves' 107-97 win against Kings

Nov. 18, 2021 00:25 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Edwards scored 16 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter and Karl-Anthony Towns had 22 for the Minnesota Timberwolves in a 107-97 win against the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night. Patrick Beverley added 14 points, six rebounds and six...

Paul gets 19 in 4th, Suns beat Timberwolves, 9th win in row

Nov. 16, 2021 00:19 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Chris Paul scored 19 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, Devin Booker had 29 and the Phoenix Suns beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 99-96 Monday night for their ninth straight win. Deandre Ayton had 22 points and 12 rebounds in his return to the...