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Slow start and finish cost Wolves in loss to Memphis

Dry spells and untimely turnovers cost the Wolves Wednesday night as they fell to the Memphis Grizzlies, 90-86. It took Minnesota nearly five minutes to score its first points of the game, and they blew a fourth quarter lead by going scoreless over an important 4 minute and 44 second stretch.
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Dry spells and untimely turnovers cost the Wolves Wednesday night as they fell to the Memphis Grizzlies, 90-86. It took Minnesota nearly five minutes to score its first points of the game, and they blew a fourth quarter lead by going scoreless over an important 4 minute and 44 second stretch.

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