2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
19-45, 5th in Northwest
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21dEric Woodyard

Wolves exec hopeful for front-office diversity

The Timberwolves' Gersson Rosas, who is the NBA's only Latino president of basketball operations, hopes the push for changing social injustice can also help diversity in front offices in professional sports.

D'Angelo Russell joins protest in honor of Breonna Taylor (0:40)
25d
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26dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Ousted NBA teams mull joint workouts

Most of the eight NBA teams whose seasons have ended are pushing to engage in joint practices as ramp-ups for regional summer leagues in August, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

The complications around offseason ideas for eliminated NBA teams (1:06)
26d
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26dCourtney Cronin

Vikings' Rudolph organizes essential-goods drive

Kyle Rudolph held a donation drive on Friday in the parking lot of a now-closed Cub Foods near East Lake Street and Hiawatha Avenue in Minneapolis where residents from the surrounding area could receive nonperishable food and other essential items.

13h

Hoop Collective: How The NBA Is Responding To Crisis

Brian Windhorst, Malika Andrews, Andrew Lopez and Kevin Pelton discuss the events of the past week and how the NBA community has rallied around the cause. Then, the crew tries to answer questions about the quality of games to expect when the NBA returns, if the "playoff-plus" format is fair and whether the league is trying to tailor its return plan around Zion Williamson and the Pelicans (16:00).

31d

ESPN Daily: A Head Coach Sets Out To Learn About Racial Issues

Protests that began in the Twin Cities over the killing of George Floyd continue to spread and intensify across the United States and beyond. We're joined by Ryan Saunders, head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The 34-year-old Minnesota native grew up in the world of basketball, as son of the late Minnesota college and NBA coach Flip Saunders. The young coach has made public statements in recent days about the need for white sports figures, like himself, to speak out in support of black colleagues and communities of color. He shares what he's learned as he's listened to his team's thoughts and experiences on race, violence and policing, as well as the work that lies ahead.

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33d

Jackson speaks at rally; cop faces murder charge

Stephen Jackson, a 14-year NBA veteran who became friends with George Floyd while growing up in Texas, spoke at a rally in memory of Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in police custody after pleading that he could not breathe.

Courtesy of Minnesota Timberwolves
43dEric Woodyard

Wolves prez: KAT showing 'incredible' resilience

Karl-Anthony Towns has been "incredible through this whole process" despite the death of his mother, Jacqueline Cruz-Towns, due to complications from the coronavirus on April 13, Wolves president Gersson Rosas says.

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43dMalika Andrews

Wolves, Mayo Clinic to lead NBA COVID-19 study

The Minnesota Timberwolves, led by Dr. Robby Sikka, and the Mayo Clinic are teaming up to lead a leaguewide study that aims to establish what percentage of NBA players, coaches, executives and staff have developed antibodies to the coronavirus.

When the 97-98 Bulls covered the spread on a no-look tip-in (3:05)
44d
Best dunks from the 2019-20 NBA season (3:40)
79d
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13h

Larry Hardesty

Larry Hardesty and Gordon Damer discuss the top news stories of the day including the untimely demise of NY Post photog Anthony Causi and Karl Anthony Towns' mother Jackie due to COVID-19.

Courtesy of Minnesota Timberwolves
79dMalika Andrews

Towns' mother dies of COVID-19 complications

The mother of Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns has died due to complications from the coronavirus, her family announced Monday. Jacqueline Cruz-Towns was 58.

13h

The Hoop Collective: Re-Drafting The 2019 NBA Lottery

Draft expert Mike Schmitz joins Brian Windhorst and Kevin Pelton to re-select the NBA's 2019 draft lottery based on the information we now have from this season. Plus, a question from the Hoopline about the logistics of a virtual NBA Draft (46:00).

13h

ESPN Daily: NBA Bust: Darko Milicic's Second Act

Darko Milicic was the second pick in the 2003 NBA Draft...and maybe the biggest bust in basketball history. After leaving the pros in 2012, Darko started a new life in Serbia that's almost completely free from basketball. ESPN's Sam Borden joins the show to tell the story of Darko's transformation from legendary bust and party guy to apple orchard-owning family man.

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85d

KG scoffs at idea of Wolves retiring his jersey

"Glen [Taylor] knows where I'm at. I'm not entertaining it. First of all, it's not genuine. Two, he's getting pressure from a lot of fans and, I guess, the community there," Kevin Garnett told The Athletic of the Wolves' possibly retiring his number.

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88dNick DePaula

The Hall of Fame sneaker legacy of Kobe, KG and TD

From brand switches to unique innovations, the sneaker journeys of this year's legendary Hall of Fame trio were as interesting as their basketball careers.

Team Stats

Points Per Game113.39th
Rebounds Per Game44.815th
Assists Per Game23.821st
Points Allowed117.528th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2019-201945.297
2018-193646.439
2017-184735.573
2016-173151.378
2015-162953.354