| May 5, 2015
| 11:53 AM
A look at players who can enter the summer as NBA free agents, with the deadline for most option decisions on June 30. The NBA free-agency negotiation period opens June 1.
Atlanta Hawks: Pero Antic (R), Elton Brand, DeMarre Carroll, John Jenkins, Paul...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:35 PM
MINNEAPOLIS What an odd situation.
Normally, mired in the standings, with the season's end in sight, Monday's game with New Orleans and Wednesday's finale against Oklahoma City would offer a little juice.
Entering Monday's game the Pelicans and the...
| 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-...
| 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 9, 2015
| 10:46 PM
The Clippers ended their two-game losing streak with an 89-76 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday in their second leg of a back-to-back.
They took their biggest lead of the game in the fourth quarter at 21 points, and went on to outshoot the...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 6:37 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Time and again in the second half, the Purdue Boilermakers inbounded the ball and headed toward the frontcourt to try to start their offense.
Time and again, DeAndre Mathieu, Andre Hollins and Carlos Morris refused to even let them...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 4:08 PM
A look at the starting lineups, inactives, referees and a pregame note of note for Wednesday's 8 p.m. game between the Heat and Timberwolves at Target Center (TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM-Spanish), with Dwyane Wade still out...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 3:11 PM
When/Where: 8 p.m., Target Center, Minneapolis.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the second game of the two-game season series . . . The Heat jumped out to a 29-13 lead at the end of the...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Quinn McDowell didn't get to the Final Four the way he wanted – with his William and Mary teammates preparing for the national semifinals. It was, however, a nice consolation prize.
McDowell was in New Orleans during Final Four weekend as part of a...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips has declined to return text messages. And a team spokesman said coach Bill Carmody is “unavailable” for interviews Monday. It certainly makes you wonder whether Carmody is being told that his time at...