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Golden State Warriors guard Kelly Oubre Jr., bottom, reaches for the ball next to Minnesota Timberwolves guard Malik Beasley during the first half of an NBA basketball game in San Francisco, Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Wiggins takes it to Timberwolves; Warriors win 130-108

Jan. 26, 2021 1:52 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sure, Andrew Wiggins had a little extra juice for this one. Stephen Curry scored 36 points with seven 3-pointers, Wiggins took it to his old Timberwolves team for 23 points, and the Golden State Warriors beat Minnesota 130-108 on Monday night after coach Steve Kerr shook up his...

Memphis Grizzlies' Jonas Valanciunas (17) makes his way past Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns (32) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Valanciunas leads Grizzlies to 118-107 win over Timberwolves

Jan. 13, 2021 11:36 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jonas Valanciunas had 24 points and 16 rebounds, Grayson Allen scored a season-high 20 off the bench and the Memphis Grizzlies came back to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 118-107 on Wednesday night. Brandon Clarke added 19 points for Memphis, which outscored Minnesota 38-17 in the...

San Antonio Spurs' DeMar DeRozan, center, looks at the basket as Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns looms over him in the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

DeRozan, Spurs beat Towns, Wolves 125-122 in overtime

Jan. 10, 2021 12:05 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 38 points to help the San Antonio Spurs beat Minnesota 125-122 in overtime on Saturday night and spoil Karl-Anthony Towns' return to the Timberwolves. DeRozan, who went 13 for 23 from the floor and 12 of 13 from the line, had 13 points after the third quarter and...

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, right, lays the ball in over Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)

Lillard scores 39 as Blazers rout Timberwolves 135-117

Jan. 8, 2021 1:40 AM EST

PORTLAND. Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard had 39 points, including seven 3-pointers, and the Portland Trail Blazers handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their sixth straight loss with a 135-117 victory Thursday night. CJ McCollum added 20 points for the Blazers, who led by 33 in the second half. Jusuf Nurkic had...

Los Angeles Clippers guards Paul George, left, and Luke Kennard celebrate a point during the third quarter of the team's NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Clippers rebound from 51-point debacle to top Wolves 124-101

Dec. 30, 2020 1:36 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lou Williams led seven Clippers in double figures with 20 points and Los Angeles routed the Minnesota Timberwolves 124-101 on Tuesday night in a game missing stars for both teams. The Clippers bounced back from a 51-point shellacking against Dallas two days earlier despite playing...

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Karl-Anthony Towns dunks in front Detroit Pistons forward Blake Griffin and center Mason Plumlee, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)

Beasley, Towns lead T-wolves rally past Pistons 111-101

Dec. 24, 2020 12:01 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's season-opening victory over Detroit was winding down, and Karl-Anthony Towns was urged by teammate D'Angelo Russell to grab the game ball as a keepsake. For mom, in memory. Towns had 22 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, leading the Timberwolves past the Pistons 111-101...

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, left, and forward Anthony Davis wear masks watch their teammates play during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles, Friday, Dec. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

West preview: LeBron's Lakers load up for a run at a repeat

Dec. 18, 2020 6:15 PM EST

LeBron James barely had time to put down his latest trophy before having to start defending it. It was an extremely short offseason for the Los Angeles Lakers, who won their 17th NBA championship on Oct. 11. That didn't leave much time for rest and relaxation before getting back to work in advance of their Dec....

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Karl-Anthony Towns (32) shoots against Memphis Grizzlies forward Kyle Anderson, right, and guard Dillion Brooks in the first quarter during an NBA preseason basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton- King)

Towns finds increased support from T-wolves on and off court

Dec. 15, 2020 6:24 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns hasn't taken the court with the Minnesota Timberwolves for a game that counts in more than 10 months, a painful stretch of time that has broken him in more than one way. Being back in action is far better than the alternative, but the comforting soundtrack of the...

Ricky Rubio speaks on a Zoom call Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Minneapolis. Rubio has returned to his original NBA team, a sidewinding career leading the popular point guard back to the Minnesota Timberwolves after a third trade in three years. (Minnesota Timberwolves via AP)

Rubio returns to Wolves, with sharper perspective and skills

Dec. 1, 2020 7:00 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After a satisfactory first season with Phoenix, Ricky Rubio was startled to learn last month he'd been traded to Oklahoma City. There was hardly time to process the sudden change when another deal struck two days later sent him back to Minnesota where his NBA career began. After three...