SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 28 points and the Utah Jazz beat the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves 128-116 on Thursday night.
“We executed on both ends; we got stops,” Mitchell said of pulling away at the end.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns scored 24 points, D’Angelo Russell added 22 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Dallas Mavericks 111-105 on Sunday in another matchup between short-handed teams dealing with recent COVID-19 issues.
NEW YORK (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks guard Jrue Holiday has won the Joe Dumars Trophy as the NBA player who best represents the ideals of sportsmanship on the court.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks were happy to get another win though they know they didn’t play up to their standards...
PORTLAND. Ore. – It was about 40 minutes before Saturday’s game, Josh Okogie said, when coach Tom Thibodeau told him Robert Covington wasn’t going to play because of right knee soreness and Okogie would be seeing significant minutes.
If you could display in one moment the positive attributes Timberwolves rookie Josh Okogie has brought in his first seven NBA games, it happened early in the third quarter of the Wolves 124-120 victory over the Lakers on Monday.
DALLAS – Timberwolves rookie Josh Okogie wasn’t nervous when coach Tom Thibodeau told him he would be starting in place of the resting Jimmy Butler.
Okogie said his time playing with the first unit during the preseason was enough preparation for his NBA regular-season debut on Saturday in the Mavericks’ 140-136 victory over the Wolves.