Wolves Suffer Another Unexplainable Setback
The Minnesota Timberwolves suffered another disappointing setback on Sunday night, losing 111-104 to the Toronto Raptors at Target Center. The Wolves again fall back to .500 on the season with the loss and are now five games behind the Memphis Grizzlies for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
Kyle Lowry led the Raptors with 20 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists, while DeMar DeRozan shot 8-17 from the floor to lead Toronto in scoring with 25 points.
Kevin Love narrowly missed a triple-double for Minnesota, scoring 26 points with 11 rebounds and nine assists in the loss. Minnesota’s bench finished the game just 7-21 and combined for only 16 points.
The Wolves host Nate Wolters and the Milwaukee Bucks Tuesday night in Minneapolis.