Minnesota has lost 16 straight against the San Antonio Spurs. However, the Timberwolves (1-3) are coming off their first win of the season with a 99-82 victory over the Mavericks on Sunday. Kevin Love finished with 25 points and rookie Ricky Rubio scored a season-high 14 points against Dallas. The Timberwolves are looking to keep the momentum going when they host the Spurs at the Target Center Monday night.
MN researcher part of team behind 'revolutionary' discovery of ancient tooth in Laos
The molar found in a remote cave is believed to have belonged to a Denisovan girl who lived 164,000-130,000 years ago.
Gallery: Minneapolis penthouse comes with private elevator and 24-foot ceilings
The custom-designed home is on the market for $500K
Charges: Sting catches MN principal trying to hire child prostitute
Authorities alleged Mohamed Selim attempted to meet a 15-year-old girl for sex on Tuesday.
Nominate a 'local hero' to get a dozen Cub donuts from Salvation Army
The organization is looking for 1,000 volunteers to help with the effort in the metro.
Duck smashes through chopper window and hits State Patrol pilot
Two pilots were on the aircraft at the time, with one of them sustaining a head injury.
Charges: Minnetonka Nordstrom employee stole $500,000 in merchandise
Store employees used a covert camera to investigate disappearing merchandise.
Woman drives into wet concrete, gets stuck in attempt to flee police
The 53-year-old woman drove into wet concrete trying to flee police on Monday.
Family of late Rep. Hagedorn sues widow Carnahan over unpaid medical expenses
The lawsuits allege that Carnahan has yet to reimburse Hagedorn's family for medical expenses despite promising to do so.
Hail and tornadoes possible Thursday in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin
Storms are expected to fire along a warm front draped across southern Minnesota.
Bde Maka Ska pavilion construction begins next week
The former lakeside food stand, home to Lola on the Lake, caught fire in 2019.
Undercover child sex sting sees 4 men arrested in St. Louis Park
One of the men is being held as he's in a position of authority of power over children.
Wolves face another Texas test against Spurs
After that big win in Dallas, the Timberwolves are back home tonight to take on the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs are 12-7 overall, but are just 2-6 on the road this year. Plus, they have to face red-hot Kevin Love who is coming off a 31-point performance against the Mavericks.
Timberwolves crush the Kings, 99-86
The Timberwolves crushed the Sacramento Kings, 99-86 Monday night in front of a active crowd at Target Center. Minnesota received outstanding play from guards Ricky Rubio and Luke Ridnour, and Kevin Love finished with his third straight 30 point game.
Fans flocking back to see the new-look Timberwolves play
It's been a long time since Minnesota Timberwolves tickets were hard to get, but that's exactly the case this season. Fans have flocked back to Target Center to see the exciting play of Ricky Rubio and Kevin Love. Plus, this year's team might be on the verge of winning quite a few games.
Wolves blast Mavericks in Dallas, 105-90
The Timberwolves outscored the Mavericks by 17 points in the second half en route to a 105-90 win in Dallas Wednesday night. Kevin Love continued his dominance with 31 points and 10 rebounds. Ricky Rubio added a double-double of his own with 17 points and 12 assists.
Bad start and worse finish doom Timberwolves in 107-92 loss to Rockets, Kevin Love scores 39 points
The red hot Houston Rockets defeated the Timberwolves 107-92 at Target Center Monday night. Minnesota led by five points late in the third quarter, but was outscored 42-22 over the rest of the game. Kevin Love finished with 39 points and 12 rebounds.
Wolves beat Spurs for second straight win
Minnesota beat the Spurs, for the second straight time this season, 87-79 Friday night. Ricky Rubio had 18 points and 10 assists. Kevin Love also had 18 points and 16 rebounds during the victory in Minneapolis. The Wolves are back at the Target Center to take on the L.A. Lakers Sunday afternoon.
Timberwolves have plenty to work on as they push for a .500 record, or better
When will the Timberwolves reach a .500 record? It's been a long time since they've had a record that good this deep into a season. Reaching that point again will rely on more poise and execution on the court, and less concentration on actually reaching .500.
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