The Timberwolves snapped a four game losing streak with a 102-90 win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night. It’s Charlotte’s 16th straight loss. Kevin Love led Minnesota with 30 points and 18 rebounds. Nikola Pekovic added a double-double of his own, scoring 21 points and pulling down 11 rebounds.
Signs that MN Legislature could move to loosen liquor laws
A provision was approved by a legislature committee on Thursday but still awaits a final decision from the House and Senate.
U.S. Bank Stadium looking to hire 400 part-time workers
A hiring fair will be held for the positions.
Weekend closures on I-35W in Minneapolis, Hwy. 77 in Bloomington
Construction season is here.
Officials looking for man last seen leaving Hudson home
David Mckay, 67, was last seen in Hudson Thursday morning.
'Hyper-contagious' BA.4, BA.5 COVID variants confirmed in MN
Omicron continues to evolve into a more transmissible virus.
Deadly night in St. Paul sees 3 people killed, 1 arrest so far
The three incidents bring St. Paul's homicide total up to 18 this year.
2 killed in broad daylight drive-by shooting in Robbinsdale
The identities of the victims have not been released.
Road deaths involving unbelted people rose again in 2021
This is the second year in a row that the number has gone up.
Hennepin Co. Sheriff Dave Hutchinson on paid leave for health reasons
The sheriff, who was recently convicted of drunk-driving, is set to stand down later this year.
Flooding expected to worsen in MN's Arrowhead region
Hundreds of private homes are at-risk in northern St. Louis County.
St. Paul police: Kids in stolen car rammed squad, hid in porta-potty
The incident sent the Minnesota Capitol into a brief lockdown.
Pekovic scores 27, Wolves cut down Nets, 108-105
Nikola Pekovic scored 27 points to lead the Timberwolves to a 108-105 win over the Nets on Friday night. Pekovic's previous career high was 16 points. He also pulled down 11 rebounds for a double-double. Kevin Love added 20 points and 10 rebounds.
Love, Pekovic combine for 63 points as Wolves take season series against Rockets
Kevin Love and Nikola Pekovic combined for 63 points and 29 rebounds as the Timberwolves crushed the Rockets 111-98 in Houston on Friday night. Minnesota wins the season series, three games to one. Ricky Rubio added 18 points and 9 assists.
Kings send Wolves to third straight loss, 116-108
Sacramento scored the first 11 points of the fourth quarter and held off the Timberwolves, 116-108, Monday night. With a third straight loss, the Wolves are now four-and-a-half games behind Houston for the eighth spot in the Western Conference playoff race.
Make it 19 straight losses to the Lakers
The Wolves cannot find a way to beat the Los Angeles Lakers. Minnesota dropped its 19th straight to the Lakers, 97-92 Friday night. Kevin Love scored 27 points to lead the Wolves, but Kobe Bryant scored 28 to help send Minnesota to its third straight loss.
Rubio, Pekovic lead Wolves over Kings
Kevin Love served the first of his two game suspension Tuesday night, and the Wolves still found a way to win. They beat the Kings at Target Center, 86-84. The Wolves are now one game over .500 at 13-12. Nikola Pekovic had a double-double with 23 points and 10 rebounds and Ricky Rubio tied a career-high with 14 assists.
Suns send slumping Wolves to sixth straight loss
The Timberwolves were lit up by the Suns, 114-90 at Target Center on Monday night. The loss extends Minnesota's season long losing streak to six games. Phoenix shot a season high 57 percent from the field. Kevin Love led the Wolves with 25 points and 13 rebounds.
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