2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
23-49, 4th in Northwest
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Wolves' sale to Lore, A-Rod approved by league

The first increment of the $1.5 billion sale of the Minnesota Timberwolves to e-commerce mogul Marc Lore and retired baseball star Alex Rodriguez was formally approved by the NBA on Wednesday.

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Sources: A-Rod, Lore OK'ed as Wolves partners

The NBA board of governors approved Marc Lore and Alex Rodriguez as limited partners with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Minnesota Lynx in a vote on Tuesday, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.


Wolves' Hernangomez on Spain's Olympic roster

Juancho Hernangomez, a forward for the Minnesota Timberwolves, is back on Spain's Olympic roster after being ruled out earlier this month because of a left shoulder injury.

Could Anthony Edwards replace Bradley Beal on Team USA? (0:58)

Spain's Hernangomez (shoulder) to miss Games

Juancho Hernangomez -- who plays for the Minnesota Timberwolves in the NBA -- dislocated his left shoulder during an exhibition victory Thursday over France.

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18dBrian Windhorst

Sources: Wolves' Edwards suffers sprained ankle

While practicing with the USA Select Team Wednesday in Las Vegas, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards suffered a sprained ankle during a scrimmage, sources said, though the injury isn't believed to be serious.

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Sources: Wolves' Edwards joins U.S. select team

Timberwolves forward Anthony Edwards will be part of the USA Basketball select team, sources told ESPN, while the Heat's Erik Spoelstra will be involved in coaching the team.

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38dTim Bontemps

Ball, Edwards headline NBA All-Rookie teams

LaMelo Ball and Anthony Edwards were joined by Tyrese Haliburton, Saddiq Bey and Jae'Sean Tate on the All-Rookie First Team. Immanuel Quickley, Desmond Bane, Isaiah Stewart, Isaac Okoro and Patrick Williams made the Second Team.

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60dAdrian Wojnarowski

Complaint: Sale of Wolves violates partnership

Meyer Orbach, who owns more than 17% of the NBA's Timberwolves, filed a complaint alleging owner Glen Taylor's pending sale of the franchise to Marc Lore and Alex Rodriguez is in violation of the franchise's partnership agreement.

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66dTim Bontemps

Jokic, Curry, Embiid named finalists for MVP

Nikola Jokic or Joel Embiid would become the first center since Shaquille O'Neal in 2000 to win MVP, while Stephen Curry would become one of the nine players in history to win the award three times.

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Sources: Vanterpool, Gates out from T-Wolves

David Vanterpool, whose lack of being considered for the Timberwolves job after Ryan Saunders was fired caused anger among NBA players, will not be back with the team next season, sources told ESPN.

Russell's steal and behind-the-back pass = Edwards slam (0:15)

Edwards, T-wolves beat playoffs-bound Mavs 136-121

— Anthony Edwards scored 30 points in his final audition for NBA Rookie of the Year, leading the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 136-121 victory over the postseason-bound Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night.

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71dTim Bontemps

Kobe, 'still winning,' inducted with KG, Duncan

The 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class is one of the most star-studded of all-time, led by Kobe Bryant and fellow NBA legends Kevin Garnett and Tim Duncan.

Tomjanovich praises Kobe and KG as well as advocates for Horry to make the HOF (1:25)
KG thanks the Timberwolves, Celtics during HOF speech (1:37)
Edwards goes behind the back to himself on this jam (0:19)
Tacko ends up on the wrong side of this dunk (0:23)
Tatum takes a hit but still finishes with a slam (0:25)
Celtics' D denies Timberwolves at the rim twice (0:17)
DLo shows no mercy on one-handed finish (0:23)

Team Stats

Points Per Game112.118th
Rebounds Per Game43.520th
Assists Per Game25.611th
Points Allowed117.328th

Team History