2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
16-11, 1st in Northwest
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Towns leads Timberwolves to win (1:15)
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Butler's turnaround jumper gives Wolves late lead (0:15)
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Butler drives and hits lefty and-1 (0:19)
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Towns scores through contact for an and-1 (0:18)
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Towns drops 21 points in first half (1:06)
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Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Tom Thibodeau was pleased with Minnesota's unselfishness (29 assists, 3rd-most this season) as well as the defense on a rusty Danilo Gallinari (7 points, 2/13 FGs, only two free throw attempts) in Minnesota's 113-107 win in LA.

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Jamal Crawford admitted that he needed a few runs up the court to get over the emotions of returning to STAPLES Center and getting a tribute video, and he discussed going up against counterparts Lou Williams and Austin Rivers.

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Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Timberwolves Head Coach Tom Thibodeau wasn't in the mood to entertain Karl-Anthony Towns' energy level to touch ratio following Towns' 21-point, 12-rebound, 4-block night. But Towns seemed to agree with that assertion.

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Jamal Crawford on Mike James' reported graduation to a full contract with the Phoenix Suns: "That's historic ... he's being a trailblazer ... he deserves it." James played in Crawford's Seattle pro-am this summer in addition to the Suns and Timberwolves playing twice this season.

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Towns helps Wolves hold off Clippers (1:18)
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Crawford connects from way downtown (0:25)

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

The cast of "Workaholics" — Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine and Erik Griffin — is here taking on the Clippers-Timberwolves game.

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Towns drives for two-handed flush (0:23)
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Gibson pounds it home after feed from Butler (0:16)
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Butler goes baseline for up-and-under layup (0:19)

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Former Clipper Jamal Crawford acknowledges Clippers fans after receiving a standing ovation from the Staples Center crowd following the team's thank-you video on their jumbotron.

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Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Timberwolves star Andrew Wiggins works on his three-point shot before tonight's game with the Clippers.

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Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Clippers coach Doc Rivers on what he misses most about former Clipper and current Timberwolves guard Jamal Crawford.

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Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Timberwolves guard Jamal Crawford makes his first return to Staples Center as a former Clipper tonight.

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Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns warms up before tonight's matchup against the Clippers with a mix of floaters, layups and three-pointers.

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Timberwolves star center Karl-Anthony Towns watches game film ahead of tonight's matchup with the Clippers in Los Angeles.

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Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Jamal Crawford hosted the Clippers in Minnesota Sunday, but tonight will be the first time that he's back in STAPLES Center to face the Clippers. Of the seven teams Crawford played with, he was with the Clippers the longest (370 regular season games).

Team Stats

Points Per Game107.110th
Rebounds Per Game42.320th
Assists Per Game22.713th
Points Allowed106.317th

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Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-181611.593
2016-173151.378
2015-162953.354
2014-151666.195
2013-144042.488