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  • Timberwolves blast Pelicans in Mitchell's final game

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points and 14 rebounds and the Minnesota Timberwolves sent coach Sam Mitchell out in style with a 144-109 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans in the season finale …

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    14 Apr 16
  • Wild star Parise out 'indefinitely' with upper-body injury

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Wild leading-scorer Zach Parise will miss at least the first two games of the playoffs and likely more because of an upper-body injury. The Wild announced Wednesday that Parise …

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    14 Apr 16
  • Karl-Anthony Towns named Western Conf Player of the Week

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Karl-Anthony Towns has been named Western Conference player of the week. The NBA announced the award for Towns on Monday. The No. 1 overall pick averaged 21.3 points, 10.3 …

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    12 Apr 16
  • Harden, Howard keep Rockets alive with win over Wolves

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – James Harden scored 34 points and Dwight Howard had 19 points and eight rebounds to keep the Houston Rockets’ playoff hopes alive with a 129-105 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday …

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    12 Apr 16
  • Trevor Plouffe

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Austin Jackson hit a two-run, two-out single in the fourth inning one pitch after just missing a grand slam, lifting the Chicago White Sox to a 4-1 victory Monday that spoiled Minnesota’s …

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    12 Apr 16
  • Orioles hit 2 HRs, rally to beat Twins 4-2 for 3-game sweep

    BALTIMORE (AP) – Ubaldo Jimenez pitched seven sharp innings and the Baltimore Orioles rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 Thursday night for a three-game sweep. Manny Machado and rookie Joey Rickard homered for the …

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    08 Apr 16
  • Timberwolves follow Golden State stunner with win over Kings

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Gorgui Dieng had 18 points and 13 rebounds, Zach LaVine and Nemanja Bjelica also scored 18 points, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Sacramento Kings 105-97 on Thursday night. The Timberwolves …

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    08 Apr 16
  • Davis homers as Gallardo, Orioles beat Twins 4-2

    BALTIMORE (AP) – Chris Davis homered to back an effective pitching performance by Yovani Gallardo in his Orioles debut, and Baltimore beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 Wednesday night at chilly Camden Yards. Davis, the reigning …

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    07 Apr 16