Timberwolves Fall to Blazers Sunday in Portland
The Minnesota Timberwolves (4-6) were dominated by the Trail Blazers, losing 111-81 Sunday night in Portland.
Jimmy Butler and Derrick Rose did not play Sunday night -- along with a missing Jeff Teague due to injury. It was ugly all the way around with Minnesota only shooting 30-percent from the field. The Wolves also gave up 17 offensive rebounds to Portland.
Karl Anthony-Towns led Minnesota in scoring with 23 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 assists. Andrew Wiggins added 17, and Taj Gibson scored 8.
Jusuf Nurkic led the Trail Blazers with 19 points.
Next: The Timberwolves visit the Los Angeles Clippers tonight (11/5) at 9:30 PM CT at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. (TV: ESPN, Radio: 1390 KXSS)