It wasn't long ago that the Timberwolves allowed 150 points in a single game. But the team's defense has come a long way. In fact, it's ... surprisingly good. The team ended the preseason ranked No. 1 defensively in the NBA in fewest points and lowest field-goal percentage allowed, the Star Tribune reports.
Twins squander chance to gain ground in AL Central
The Cubs shut out the Twins 1-0 on Friday night, leaving them three games back in the division.