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NBA Daily Recap 5/15: Tatum Drops Double-double as Celtics roll over Timberwolves 124-108

Celtics led by 15 before the fourth quarter and rolled past Timberwolves 124-108 on Saturday night. Jayson Tatum led the way for the Celtics with a double-double of 26 points and 11 rebounds. Despite losing the game at home, Karl-Anthony Towns tallied 24 points and 14 rebounds and Anthony Edwards made 23 points for the Timberwolves. After this game, the Celtics (36-35) ranked #7 in the Eastern Conference with 12.0 games back to the top, while the Timberwolves (22-49) is 29.0 games behind the Western Conference leader.
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NBA Daily Recap 5/13: Jokic Drops Double-double to lead Nuggets to 114-103 rout of Minnesota

Nuggets rout Timberwolves 114-103 on Thursday night. Nikola Jokic led the way for the Nuggets with a double-double of 31 points and 14 rebounds, while JaVale McGee contributed 12 points and 13 rebounds to the victory. While failing to take the home-court advantages, Anthony Edwards tallied 29 points and Karl-Anthony Towns made 20 points and 11 rebounds for the Timberwolves. After this game, the Nuggets (46-24) made to #4 in the Western Conference with 4.0 games back to the top, while the Timberwolves (22-48) is behind the Nuggets by another 24.0 games back and ranked #13 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 5/11: Edwards' 22 Points rallies Timberwolves pass Pistons 119-100

Timberwolves led by 21 before the fourth quarter and rolled past Pistons 119-100 on Tuesday night. Karl-Anthony Towns led the way for the Timberwolves with 28 points, while Anthony Edwards contributed 22 points and D'Angelo Russell dropped 15 points and 10 assists in the victory. While failing to take the home-court advantages, Saben Lee tallied 22 points and Saddiq Bey made 21 points for the Pistons. After this game, the Timberwolves (22-47) ranked #13 in the Western Conference with 28.0 games back to the top, while the Pistons (20-50) is 27.5 games behind the Eastern Conference leader.
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NBA Daily Recap 5/9: Edwards Drops Double-double in Timberwolves 128-96 win over Magic

Timberwolves led by 38 before the fourth quarter and rolled past Magic 128-96 on Sunday night. D'Angelo Russell led the way for the Timberwolves with 27 points, while Karl-Anthony Towns contributed 27 points and Anthony Edwards dropped 16 points and 10 rebounds in the victory. After this game, the Timberwolves (21-47) made to #13 in the Western Conference with 29.0 games back to the top, while the Magic (21-47) is 26.0 games behind the Eastern Conference leader.
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NBA Daily Recap 5/5: Grizzlies pass Timberwolves as Anderson Scores 20 Points

Grizzlies rout Timberwolves 139-135 on Wednesday night. Ja Morant led the way for the Grizzlies with a double-double of 37 points and 10 assists, while Desmond Bane contributed 22 points and Kyle Anderson dropped 20 points in the victory. While failing to take the home-court advantages, Anthony Edwards tallied 42 points and D'Angelo Russell made 22 points and 14 assists for the Timberwolves. After this game, the Grizzlies (33-32) ranked #8 in the Western Conference with 14.5 games back to the top, while the Timberwolves (20-46) is behind the Grizzlies by another 13.5 games back and ranked #14 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 5/1: Ball Drops Double-double as Pelicans roll over Timberwolves 140-136

New Orleans Pelicans defeated Minnesota Timberwolves in OT on Saturday night. Zion Williamson led the way for the Pelicans with 37 points, while Lonzo Ball contributed 33 points and 11 rebounds and Willy Hernangomez dropped 12 points and 12 rebounds in the victory. While failing to take the home-court advantages, Anthony Edwards tallied 29 points and Karl-Anthony Towns made 28 points and 14 rebounds for the Timberwolves. After this game, the Pelicans (29-35) made to #11 in the Western Conference with 17.0 games back to the top, while the Timberwolves (20-45) is behind the Pelicans by another 9.5 games back and ranked #14 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/29: Edwards Scores 25 Points to help Timberwolves hold off Warriors 126-114

Timberwolves rolled over Warriors 126-114 on Thursday night. Ricky Rubio led the way for the Timberwolves with 26 points, while Anthony Edwards contributed 25 points and Karl-Anthony Towns added 22 points and 11 rebounds in the victory. Despite losing the game at home, Stephen Curry tallied 37 points and Andrew Wiggins made 27 points for the Warriors. After this game, the Warriors (31-32) made to #10 in the Western Conference with 14.5 games back to the top, while the Timberwolves (20-44) is behind the Warriors by another 11.5 games back and ranked #14 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/27: Hernangomez Scores 22 Points to help Timberwolves hold off Rockets 114-107

Timberwolves rout Rockets 114-107 on Tuesday night. Karl-Anthony Towns led the way for the Timberwolves with 31 points, while Juancho Hernangomez contributed 22 points to the victory. Despite losing the game at home, Kelly Olynyk tallied 28 points and Christian Wood made 24 points and 18 rebounds for the Rockets. After this game, the Timberwolves (19-44) made to #14 in the Western Conference with 26.0 games back to the top, while the Rockets (15-47) is behind the Timberwolves by another 3.5 games back and ranked #15 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/26: Russell Drops Double-double in Timberwolves 105-104 win over Jazz

Timberwolves rout Jazz 105-104 on Monday night. D'Angelo Russell led the way for the Timberwolves with a double-double of 27 points and 12 assists, while Karl-Anthony Towns contributed 21 points and 11 rebounds to the victory. Despite losing the game at home, Mike Conley tallied 26 points for the Jazz. After this game, the Jazz (44-17) made to #1 in the Western Conference, while the Timberwolves (18-44) is behind the Jazz by another 26.5 games back and ranked #14 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/24: Edwards Scores 23 Points as Timberwolves roll over Jazz 101-96

Timberwolves defeated Jazz 101-96 on Saturday night. Karl-Anthony Towns led the way for the Timberwolves with a double-double of 24 points and 12 rebounds, while Anthony Edwards contributed 23 points and D'Angelo Russell added 23 points in the victory. Despite losing the game at home, Bojan Bogdanovic tallied 30 points and Rudy Gobert made 17 rebounds for the Jazz. After this game, the Timberwolves (17-44) made to #14 in the Western Conference with 27.5 games back to the top, while the Jazz (44-16) led the Timberwolves by 27.5 games back and ranked #1 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/21: Barnes Scores 22 Points to help Kings hold off Timberwolves 128-125

Kings rout Timberwolves 128-125 on Wednesday night. De'Aaron Fox led the way for the Kings with 30 points, while Buddy Hield contributed 29 points and Harrison Barnes added 22 points in the victory. Despite losing the game at home, Karl-Anthony Towns tallied 26 points and Naz Reid made 24 points for the Timberwolves. After this game, the Timberwolves (16-44) ranked #14 in the Western Conference with 28.5 games back to the top, while the Kings (24-35) led the Timberwolves by 8.5 games back and ranked #12 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/20: Edwards Scores 28 Points to lead Timberwolves to 134-120 rout of Sacramento

Timberwolves beat Kings 134-120 on Tuesday night. Anthony Edwards led the way for the Timberwolves with 28 points, while D'Angelo Russell contributed 28 points and Karl-Anthony Towns dropped 26 points and 18 rebounds in the victory. Despite losing the game at home, Harrison Barnes tallied 20 points and Maurice Harkless made 20 points for the Kings. After this game, the Timberwolves (16-43) ranked #14 in the Western Conference with 27.5 games back to the top, while the Kings (23-35) led the Timberwolves by 7.5 games back and ranked #12 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/18: George Scores 23 Points to help Clippers hold off Timberwolves 124-105

Clippers led by 35 before the fourth quarter and rolled past Timberwolves 124-105 on Sunday night. Paul George led the way for the Clippers with 23 points, while Kawhi Leonard contributed 15 points and 11 rebounds to the victory. While failing to take the home-court advantages, Anthony Edwards tallied 23 points for the Timberwolves. After this game, the Timberwolves (15-43) made to #15 in the Western Conference with 27.5 games back to the top, while the Clippers (40-19) led the Timberwolves by 24.5 games back and ranked #3 in the same conference.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/14: Middleton Scores 27 Points as Bucks roll over Timberwolves 130-105

Bucks led by 27 before the fourth quarter and rolled past Timberwolves 130-105 on Wednesday night. Khris Middleton led the way for the Bucks with 27 points. Despite losing the game at home, Anthony Edwards tallied 24 points and Naz Reid made 15 rebounds for the Timberwolves. After this game, the Bucks (34-20) ranked #3 in the Eastern Conference with 3.5 games back to the top, while the Timberwolves (14-42) is 27.5 games behind the Western Conference leader.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/11: Timberwolves pass Bulls as Russell Scores 27 Points

Timberwolves beat Bulls 121-117 on Sunday night. D'Angelo Russell led the way for the Timberwolves with 27 points, while Karl-Anthony Towns contributed 27 points and 12 rebounds to the victory. While failing to take the home-court advantages, Zach LaVine tallied 30 points for the Bulls. After this game, the Bulls (22-30) made to #10 in the Eastern Conference with 13.5 games back to the top, while the Timberwolves (14-40) is 26.5 games behind the Western Conference leader.
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NBA Daily Recap 4/7: Holiday's 22 Points rallies Pacers pass Timberwolves 141-137

Pacers led by 15 before the fourth quarter and rolled past Timberwolves 141-137 on Wednesday night. Aaron Holiday led the way for the Pacers with 22 points, while Justin Holiday contributed 21 points and T.J. McConnell added 19 points and 15 assists in the victory. While failing to take the home-court advantages, Karl-Anthony Towns tallied 32 points and 12 rebounds and Anthony Edwards made 27 points for the Timberwolves.
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