J.J. Barea is out for Friday night's home game against the Miami Heat. The T-Wolves guard has a strained left hamstring that's still too tight to go full speed on. Barea says he'll definitely be back on the court Sunday when the Wolves host his former team -- the Dallas Mavericks.
Korean chicken chain Bonchon's 6th MN location set to open
The South Korean-based franchise has steadily increased its presence across the country.
Revamped Historic Fort Snelling to fully reopen for first time since 2019
A $34.5 million revitalization project has been completed.
Training storms dump big rain totals on southeast Minnesota
The flash flooding threat shifts further north and west Wednesday night.
Travel & Leisure's top 25 US beaches includes one in Minnesota
The beach on the shores of Lake Superior made the cut.
Severe storms threaten Minnesota again later Wednesday
Tornadoes, very large hail and straight-line winds are possible.
Saint Mary's University cutting 11 majors, laying off staff
The Winona college says it's consolidating to focus on business, technology, and the sciences.
Strong storms impacting southern MN Thursday morning
The SPC says the storm will likely continue producing isolated large hail.
Charges: Fitness worker went to 70-year-old's home, killed him with gunshot to arm
Investigators are still working to determine a motive in the case.
22-year-old Minnesota men involved in crash: 1 dead, 1 critical
The crash happened on Hwy. 75 near Halstad.
Over a half-century into career, Minneapolis actor James Hong gets his star
The 93-year-old actor received a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame Tuesday.
Pekovic back at practice, Barea out
The Timberwolves could use Nikola Pekovic's size when they meet the Lakers Friday night at Target Center. He's missed the last two games with a foot injury, but returned to practiced Thursday and expects to play against L.A. The bad news is that J.J. Barea missed practiced and won't play in the game.
Barea questionable with foot sprain
The last thing the Wolves need right now is another injury. But that's what they have with point guard J.J. Barea, who missed practice Thursday with a mid-foot sprain. He's listed as "day-to-day" and will be re-evaluated before Friday's game at Indiana.
Report: Wolves close to signing JJ Barea
The Associated Press reports JJ Barea could sign with the Timberwolves as early as Tuesday morning. Barea, a point guard, helped the Mavericks win the NBA title last season. Dallas head coach Rick Carlisle says Barea will "be a terrific player for the Timberwolves."
Wolves officially sign JJ Barea
After days of speculation, the Minnesota Timberwolves have officially signed JJ Barea. The combo guard has spent five seasons in the NBA, winning a title with Dallas last season. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Wolves' president of basketball operations David Kahn says Barea's experience and leadership capabilities will help "immensely."
Wolves preparing for LeBron, Heat
The Timberwolves are back in action Friday night when they welcome the undefeated Miami Heat at Target Center. LeBron James is leading the Heat with 32.7 points per game. The Wolves could be without J.J. Barea, who missed practice Thursday with a strained hamstring.
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