Timberwolves hope to hand the visiting Hornets their fifth consecutive loss

Minnesota will try to rebound from a heartbreaking loss when they host New Orleans Saturday night. The Wolves lost their 18th straight to the L.A. Lakers in the final seconds Friday night at the Target Center. The banged-up Timberwolves will take on the Hornets at 7 p.m.
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Minnesota will try to rebound from a heartbreaking loss when they host New Orleans Saturday night. The Wolves lost their 18th straight to the L.A. Lakers in the final seconds Friday night at the Target Center. The banged-up Timberwolves will take on the Hornets at 7 p.m.

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