| Jun 21, 2015
| 5:05 AM
Most NBA draft classes have them: the cautionary tale, the European bust, the college all-American who couldn't cut it, the late first-rounders who outperformed their draft order.
The 2011 draft has all that in multiples. Now that it can be judged a...
| May 20, 2015
| 10:38 AM
The lottery order has been set, the Miami Heat now locked into the No. 10 pick for the June 25 NBA Draft. So how might the first 14 picks play out? Here's Ira Winderman's early forecast.
- Minnesota Timberwolves: Karl-Anthony Towns, 6-11, C, Kentucky....
| May 19, 2015
| 8:13 PM
Los Timberwolves de Minnesota ganaron el martes la lotería del draft de la NBA, la primera vez desde 2004 que el equipo con el peor récord de la temporada tendrá la primera selección.
Después de varios años de mala suerte en la lotería, las cosas le...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:05 PM
The Lakers stopped a five-game skid with a 106-98 victory over the depleted Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
Ryan Kelly led the Lakers with 21 points, making five of six three-point shots. Rookie Jabari Brown added 20 points and had a career-...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 6:55 AM
On Friday at Staples Center, the Lakers (20-58) draw the only team worse off than they are in the Western Conference.
The Minnesota Timberwolves (16-62) have lost eight straight games and will be without Ricky Rubio (ankle), Shabazz Muhammad (finger),...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 12:25 PM
The Lakers (20-56) finished Week 23 with three straight losses.
They'll play four games through Week 24, two on the road visiting the Clippers (52-26) and Denver Nuggets (28-49), before hosting the Minnesota Timberwolves (16-60) and Dallas Mavericks...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 7:02 AM
The Lakers (18-51) visit the Minnesota Timberwolves (16-54) on Wednesday night.
The Timberwolves are one of the three teams the Lakers are "chasing" for a better position in the NBA's draft lottery.
A loss would be a boon for the Lakers after their...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 8:00 PM
Jordan Clarkson sank a pair of free throws with 0.3 seconds left in overtime to give the Lakers a 101-99 victory over the Timberwolves on Wednesday night in Minnesota.
Chase Budinger made a three-pointer with 6.6 seconds left in the fourth quarter to...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 3:41 PM
The Lakers (18-50) finished Week 21 with a win over the Philadelphia 76ers (17-53).
The Lakers, who start a five-game road trip on Tuesday, face this week and Sunday the Oklahoma City Thunder (40-30), Minnesota Timberwolves (15-54), Toronto Raptors (42-...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 11:19 PM
Chris Paul removed the bulky wrapping from his right knee and walked slowly toward the scorer's table early in the fourth quarter.
The Clippers point guard, whose knee was so bothersome that his availability to play was known only shortly before tipoff,...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:16 PM
J.J. Redick won't be getting that $2,000 back.
Actually, he'll pay the NBA three times that amount.
The Clippers shooting guard acknowledged telling referee Josh Tiven on Monday that he would be repaid for his fine after receiving a technical foul for...