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2016 Schedule
29-53, 5th in Northwest

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

Cal's Jaylen Brown has scheduled group workout with MIN, MIL, TOR and maybe LAL on Saturday, source says. Expected to workout at BOS, NO, & PHX next week.

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Karl-Anthony Towns on his rookie season

Timberwolves C Karl-Anthony Towns dishes on his approach to his rookie season, Draymond Green's conduct, Russell Westbrook's speed and Tom Thibodeau's vision for Minnesota.

Towns: Flip Saunders meant the world to me (1:31)
Towns: I thought NBA would be more grueling on my body (1:23)
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NBA draft gym report: Buddy Hield, Kris Dunn

Chad Ford dishes his latest NBA draft intel after Buddy Hield, Kris Dunn, Marquese Chriss, Henry Ellenson and more prospects show their stuff in workouts.

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Sam Mitchell: Karl-Anthony Towns' abilities

Former NBA coach Sam Mitchell discusses the tied Eastern finals, his departure from the Timberwolves, his earring, coaching Karl-Anthony Towns and Game 4 of the Western finals.

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New Timberwolves regime will not retain Newton

Former Timberwolves GM Milt Newton, vice president of sports performance Arnie Kander, vice president of basketball operations Rob Babcock and several others are out in Minnesota.


Seven coaches hired, three to go

The reported hiring of Jeff Hornacek by the Knicks would leave three NBA teams still seeking to name new head coaches for the 2016-17 season. That's assuming no other positions come open anytime soon.

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Towns, Porzingis unanimous all-rookie picks

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Karl-Anthony Towns and New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis were both unanimously voted to the NBA's All-Rookie first team.

Is Towns changing the game like Dirk? (1:39)
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Who will Wolves take with No. 5 pick?

Chad Ford's mock draft after the NBA draft lottery projects Minnesota to take Kris Dunn out of Providence. However, the Timberwolves could consider Buddy Hield's shooting or Henry Ellenson's size. Ford’s Mock Draft 7.0 (Insider)

Minnesota lands fifth draft pick

The Timberwolves were awarded the No. 5 overall pick for the June NBA draft during Tuesday night's lottery, their most likely landing spot. They went into the lottery with an 8.8 percent chance of picking first for the second straight year and a 29.2 percent chance of landing in the top three.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Karl-Anthony Towns is wearing Flip Saunders' wedding band around his neck for good luck for the TWolves.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Karl-Anthony Towns, newly minted Rookie of the Year, in attendance at the Draft Lottery for the Wolves.


Can Wolves land lotto gold again?

If the pingpong balls tumble out in Minnesota's favor, the Timberwolves will become the first NBA team ever to have three consecutive No. 1 overall draftees on its roster. (ESPN/WatchESPN, 8 p.m. ET) Play the NBA draft lottery


76ers 'earned' top pick; will they get it?

In the NBA draft lottery's present format, the team with the best odds of receiving the first overall choice has landed it five of 22 times. The Timberwolves did last year. ESPN/WatchESPN, 8 p.m. ET

ESPN Stats & Info

Unanimous rookie of the year winners

Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns became the fifth unanimous rookie of the year in NBA history. Towns averaged 18.3 points and 10.5 rebound per game during his rookie campaign.

Team Stats

Points Per Game102.415th
Rebounds Per Game41.629th
Assists Per Game23.48th
Points Allowed106.023rd

Team History


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