Timberwolves
  • Wolves edge Lakers 112-111 in first game since Flip's death

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Ricky Rubio had a career-high 28 points and 14 assists and the Minnesota Timberwolves rallied from a 16-point deficit in the second half to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 112-111 Wednesday …

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    29 Oct 15
  • Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders dies of cancer

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Flip Saunders, the longtime NBA coach who won more than 650 games in nearly two decades and was trying to rebuild the Minnesota Timberwolves as team president, coach and part owner, died …

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    27 Oct 15
  • Minnesota Timberwolves introduce European star Bjelica

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Five years after he was acquired, the Minnesota Timberwolves have finally added Nemanja Bjelica to their roster. Bjelica was introduced at a news conference Wednesday. At one point, Bjelica said he needs …

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    16 Jul 15
  • More than 15,000 show up to watch Timberwolves scrimmage

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Top draft pick Karl-Anthony Towns made his Minnesota Timberwolves debut with an open scrimmage on Wednesday night, and more than 15,000 fans flocked to Target Center to watch him. The Timberwolves …

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    09 Jul 15
  • Timberwolves acquire hometown kid Jones from Cavs

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves have acquired hometown kid Tyus Jones from the Cleveland Cavaliers for two second-round draft picks this year and another one in 2019. The Cavaliers chose Jones, the Duke …

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    26 Jun 15
  • Twins summon another top prospect, right-hander Alex Meyer

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have promoted another one of their top prospects, right-handed pitcher Alex Meyer. The Twins announced they will recall Meyer from Triple-A Rochester prior to Friday’s game at Milwaukee. …

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    26 Jun 15
  • Saunders, Timberwolves ready to shine on NBA draft night

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves have spent the last 11 years hidden in the NBA shadows. Now the organization is preparing for a rare moment in the sun. The Timberwolves have the first …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Vargas, Twins cruise to 13-2 victory over White Sox

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kennys Vargas went 4 for 4 with a three-run homer and four RBIs, rookie Byron Buxton had three hits in his first time batting leadoff in the majors, and the Minnesota …

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    23 Jun 15