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MINNEAPOLIS Forward Dante Cunningham left the Timberwolves' Friday game against the Thunder with 3:27 remaining in the second quarter and his team up, 41-39, with a right hand injury.
The team has announced that his return to the game is uncertain, and an X-ray came back normal.
Before injuring his hand, Cunningham scored four points in 10 minutes of play. He went 2-of-5 from the field and had four rebounds. In the five games prior to Friday's, Cunningham averaged 13.2 points and 4.8 rebounds on 56.1 percent shooting.
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