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2017 Schedule
31-51, 5th in Northwest
ESPN Stats & Information

Should Irving make a move?

Three of the four teams on Kyrie Irving is reportedly interested in missed the playoffs last season. Could he be the missing piece that makes one of these teams a contender?

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Depredadores peligrosos en el salvaje Oeste

En Minnesota se vienen ilusionando hace rato con clasificar a los playoffs por primera vez desde el 2004, y la temporada 2017-18 les ofrece una oportunidad inmejorable de la mano de Karl-Anthony Towns, Jimmy Butler y Andrew Wiggins.

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What's next for Kyrie? (2:38)

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN Sources: Cleveland disturbed news about Kyrie Irving was made public out of fear it could impact trade value.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN Sources: On Kyrie Irving front, Cavs were given four preferred landing spots: New York, Miami, San Antonio, Minnesota.

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Are the Timberwolves now a playoff team? (1:25)
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NBA stars react to 2K18 ratings

Cover athlete Kyrie Irving, as well as Paul George, Karl-Anthony Towns, DeMar DeRozan, Devin Booker and Joel Embiid, gave interesting responses when they learned their NBA 2K18 ratings.

Patrick Abrahams ESPN Producer 

Sage Steele chatting it up live on SportsCenter with Minnesota Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau in Las Vegas

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Consolation win for Twolves

Matt Costello paces Minnesota's defense with 11 rebounds to help lead the Timberwolves to an 80-73 victory over the Wizards.

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Timberwolves can't repeat win

After their Tuesday win, the Timberwolves lost their second matchup against the Warriors on Wednesday, 77-69. Forward C.J. Williams paced Minnesota with 19 points.

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Wolves beat Warriors in sudden death

Summer league rules call for the game to end as soon as the first basket is scored in double overtime. C.J. Williams scored 21 seconds into the period, giving Minnesota the victory. Matt Costello posted 14 points and 15 rebounds for the Wolves.

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Butler embracing challenge of leading Timberwolves (1:26)
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Gibson didn't realize license was suspended

Until his arrest last week for a traffic violation in New York, Minnesota Timberwolves forward Taj Gibson says he didn't realize his Illinois driver's license had been suspended.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Jamal Crawford has cleared waivers, league sources tell ESPN. He's free to ink two-year deal with Minnesota. Could possibly sign this week.

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T-Wolves finalize contracts of Gibson, Teague

Power forward Taj Gibson and point guard Jeff Teague, two complementary additions to a roster that has undergone a huge overhaul, have finalized contracts with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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Beasley on the wrong end of Costello's poster (0:20)

Timberwolves rout Nuggets in Vegas

Perry Ellis scored 19 points off the bench as Minnesota defeated Denver 90-71 in the Las Vegas Summer League on Sunday. Malik Beasley led the Nuggets with 20 points. The Timberwolves are 1-1 while the Nuggets fall to 0-2. Timberwolves rout Nuggets in Vegas

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Crawford helps fill clear need for Wolves

Jamal Crawford averaged 14.7 PPG off the bench the last five seasons with the Clippers. The Timberwolves as a team averaged 22.8 PPG off the bench last season, by far the worst in the NBA.

Wolves struggle in Vegas opener

Marcus Paige scored a game-high 18 points and Jack Gibbs had 17 points in 19 minutes off the bench, but the Timberwolves were blown out by the Raptors 97-72 in their first Las Vegas Summer League game Saturday.

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Thibodeau excited about new-look Wolves (0:45)

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Jamal Crawford has scored the most bench points in the NBA the last five seasons. The Timberwolves ranked last in bench scoring last season.

Team Stats

Points Per Game105.613th
Rebounds Per Game42.425th
Assists Per Game23.79th
Points Allowed106.7Tied-18th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-173151.378
2015-162953.354
2014-151666.195
2013-144042.488
2012-133151.378