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2015-16 Schedule
0-3, 5th in Northwest
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Towns could be worth early pick

In Joe Kaiser's preseason proclamation, he generally cautions against drafting rookies early. He's prepared to make an exception for the Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns. Fantasy draft tips

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Ricky Rubio climbing up rankings

The Timberwolves point guard is a gifted passer and good rebounder at the point guard position, but his outside shooting is below average. See where he slated in our rankings. #NBArank 61-70

The Timberwolves will have a bonafide superstar (1:15)
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Wiggins’ future looks bright

FiveThirtyEight’s NBA player projection tool “CARMELO” sees the reigning rookie of the year as a potential NBA All-Star one day. Check out what the tool says about Wiggins' teammates in Minnesota. Player projections

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Karl-Anthony Towns highest ranked rookie

The first overall pick in this year’s draft has shown he can be a productive force down in the paint. Also, Towns has shown an efficient jumper. How high did the rookie make it on our list today? #NBArank: 71-80

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Report: Martin accepts backup role

Kevin Martin has started 491 of 659 regular season games, however going into his 12th season in the NBA he has been relegated to a backup role at the shooting guard position as interim head coach Sam Mitchell has given the spot to Zach LaVine.

Durant: 'Today step in right direction' (0:28)
Durant back in flow, Thunder win (1:07)

Durant 'right at home' in first game since Feb.

Kevin Durant scored 15 points in 22 minutes in his first NBA game in eight months and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 122-99 in the preseason opener for both teams on We

Towns kicks off preseason with a bang (0:24)

T'wolves name Zach LaVine starting guard

After winning the dunk contest at 2015 All-Star weekend as a rookie, he has been named a starter over Kevin Martin entering his sophomore season. LaVine averaged 10.1 points and 3.6 assists last year.

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Report: Mitchell to start LaVine at SG

Sam Mitchell has taken over the head coach duties as Flip Saunders is away dealing with health issues. Mitchell has already made an important decision with the plan to start Zach LaVine at shooting guard ahead of veteran Kevin Martin.

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Where are all the Timberwolves?

Well, they aren't in the top 50 of our fantasy basketball rankings. When you finally scroll down far enough to find a Minnesota player, who is the ranked highest? Top 200 fantasy rankings

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Report: Saunders' return remains uncertain

Back in August, the Minnesota Timberwolves announced that head coach and president of basketball operations Flip Saunders would take a leave of absence so he could deal with treatment for lymphoma after suffering a setback.

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Where does Nikola Pekovic rank?

The Timberwolves' starting center was limited to 31 games last season by injury. That's reflected in his place in our NBA player rankings, the latest collection covering Nos. 131-140. #NBArank: Day Seven

Two Wolves make latest rankings

Minnesota power forward Gorgui Dieng and shooting guard Kevin Martin are included in our latest batch of NBA player rankings, Nos. 141-160. #NBArank: Day Six

Karl-Anthony Towns' block party on Sport Science (2:12)
LaVine's Sport Science Slam (2:34)

Team Stats

Points Per Game97.823rd
Rebounds Per Game40.927th
Assists Per Game21.6Tied-16th
Points Allowed106.530th

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