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Wolves win could send Nuggets to Oklahoma City

At Target Center tonight, it's your last chance to see the Timberwolves this year. It’s the season finale against Denver. At stake: the Nuggets’ playoff seed.
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At Target Center tonight, it's your last chance to see the Timberwolves this year. It’s the season finale against Denver. At stake: the Nuggets’ playoff seed. If they win, Denver will play the Lakers in the first round. If they lose, they could be paired up against Oklahoma City.

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