2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
36-46, 5th in Northwest
3d

Ryan Saunders

Zach talks to Minnesota Timberwolves coach Ryan Saunders about building around Karl-Anthony Towns, the legacy of his father, Flip, being Kevin Garnett's ball kid, Sam Cassell's trash talk, and much more.

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3d

Grizz, Wolves advance to summer league finale

The Grizzlies edged the Pelicans in the NBA summer league semifinals after Brandon Clarke made a dunk with 10.7 seconds left in overtime. Minnesota beat Brooklyn in the second semifinal.

McLaughlin dimes Reid for dunk (0:22)

Adrian Wojnarowski NBA 

The Minnesota Timberwolves are declining to match the Memphis Grizzlies' three-year, $28M offer sheet for restricted free agent guard Tyus Jones, league sources tell ESPN.

Marks: Wolves, Pistons in the running for Westbrook (0:49)
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10dMalika Andrews

Tyus Jones, Grizzlies agree to $28M offer sheet

Restricted free agent Tyus Jones has agreed to a three-year, $28 million offer sheet with the Grizzlies, his agent told ESPN. The Timberwolves have two days to match the offer.

Hunter knocks down wide-open 3 (0:17)
Creek runs over chairs, leads to dunk (0:28)
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14dAdrian Wojnarowski

Wolves get Layman in sign-and-trade with Blazers

Trail Blazers restricted free-agent forward Jake Layman has agreed to a three-year, $11.5 million contract with the Timberwolves as part of a sign-and-trade, his agent told ESPN.

Adrian Wojnarowski NBA 

Portland restricted free agent F Jake Layman is signing a three-year, $11.5M deal with Minnesota, agent Mark Bartelstein of Priority Sports tells ESPN. Minnesota is acquiring Layman in a sign-and-trade agreement with the Blazers.

Adrian Wojnarowski NBA 

Golden State is moving Shabazz Napier, Treveon Graham and cash onto Minnesota, league sources tell ESPN. Napier and Graham are part of the D'Angelo Russell sign-and-trade.

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19d

Pistons reach two-year, $15M deal with Rose

Free-agent guard Derrick Rose has agreed to a two-year, $15 million deal to join the Detroit Pistons, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Sunday.

Adrian Wojnarowski NBA 

Minnesota has extended a qualifying offer to G Tyus Jones, making him a restricted free agent, league source tells ESPN.

What's in your bag? ft. Karl-Anthony Towns (3:17)
Karl-Anthony Towns talks style and swag with celebrity barber JayR Mallari (3:39)
Culver headed to Minnesota in deal with Suns (0:30)

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Though ESPN's NBA Draft model doesn't think Jarrett Culver has a high ceiling, it thinks he's a safe bet (86%) to become a starting-caliber player in the NBA.

Adrian Wojnarowski NBA 

Minnesota is engaged in multiple conversations on the No. 6 pick acquired in the deal with Phoenix, league sources tell ESPN.

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28dAdrian Wojnarowski

Source: Wolves get sixth pick for No. 11, Saric

The Wolves acquired the sixth pick in Thursday's NBA draft for the 11th pick and Dario Saric, a source told ESPN. Texas Tech guard Jarrett Culver went with the No. 6 pick, while North Carolina forward Cameron Johnson was the 11th pick.

Timberwolves will target a PG after trading Saric (1:19)

Team Stats

Points Per Game112.513th
Rebounds Per Game44.819th
Assists Per Game24.615th
Points Allowed114.08th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2018-193646.439
2017-184735.573
2016-173151.378
2015-162953.354
2014-151666.195