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Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler (23) looks on during the first half against the Utah Jazz at Target Center on Friday night, Oct. 20. (Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports)
Wiggins, Towns lead Timberwolves past Jazz
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October 19, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves player Jeff Teague drives to the basket against Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball in the first half during a preseason NBA basketball game at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., on Sept. 30, 2017. Richard Mackson / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves' Jeff Teague ready to step into Target Center, and out of Ricky Rubio's shadow
October 19, 2017 - 7:32pm
Sports Shorts: Oct. 19
October 19, 2017 - 6:55am
October 18, 2017
Sports Shorts: Oct. 17
October 18, 2017 - 6:44am
October 17, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves player Jimmy Butler dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers in the first half during a preseason NBA basketball game at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., on Sept. 30, 2017. Richard Mackson / USA TODAY Sports
Meet Jimmy Butler, the basketball-obsessed alpha the Timberwolves needed
October 17, 2017 - 8:41pm
October 16, 2017
Louisville Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino reacts March 19 against the Michigan Wolverines during the first half in the second round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Thomas Joseph / USA TODAY Sports
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe
October 16, 2017 - 4:27pm
University of Jamestown's Kevin Oberweiser  is guared by from Brandon's Troy Grant Saturday at the Harold Newman Arena. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Jimmie Roundup: Basketball sweeps Canadian teams
October 16, 2017 - 7:09am
October 14, 2017
Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) dribbles the ball against Minnesota Timberwolves player Taj Gibson in the first half during a preseason game earlier this month in Anaheim, Calif. Richard Mackson / USA TODAY Sports
Wolves' Gibson is first NBA player to wear No. 67. Here's why.
October 14, 2017 - 4:16pm
University of Jamestown's Leighton Sampson gets some pressure Friday from Brandon's John Paul during basketball action at the Newman Arena. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Jimmies clear century mark in win
October 14, 2017 - 7:47am
October 13, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau talks to guard Tyus Jones in the fourth quarter against the Chicago Bulls at Target Center in Minneapolis on Feb. 12, 2017. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
With Tom Thibodeau back, Timberwolves finally have some stability
October 13, 2017 - 7:53pm
October 12, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau reacts to a call in the second quarter against the Milwaukee Bucks at Target Center in Minneapolis on Dec. 30, 2016. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
The Timberwolves couldn't hold leads last season. Here's how Tom Thibodeau tried to fix that.
October 12, 2017 - 8:36pm
University of Jamestown men's basketball coach Danny Neville (top right) and the Jimmies scrimmage during practice Wednesday at Harold Newman Arena. The Jimmies open the season Friday hosting Brandon University. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Fresh Look: Jimmies unveil new team, new arena Friday
October 12, 2017 - 6:33am
October 11, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins attempts to drive the ball around Houston Rockets guard James Harden during the third quarter at Toyota Center in Houston on Apr. 12, 2017. Troy Taormina / USA TODAY Sports
Teammate Towns says Wiggins 'deserves every dime' of new contract extension
October 11, 2017 - 8:59pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins (22) juggles during a photo at media day Sept. 22 at Mayo Clinic Square. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Wiggins signs multi-year contract extension with Wolves
October 11, 2017 - 3:27pm
University of Jamestown's Marina Nowak (25) and the Jimmie women's basketball team will open the season Friday against University of Manitoba at Harold Newman Arena. John M. Steiner / The Sun
No Shortcuts: Daunting schedule awaits Jimmie women
October 11, 2017 - 6:52am
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