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The Minnesota Timberwolves plan to trade for help in the offseason after missing out on the playoffs once again. Glen Taylor said the Timberwolves won't make a "big" trade. The Timberwolves moved to 40-39 after beating the Houston Rockets on Friday.

Wolves' Brewer 'never expected' to score 51 points

MINNEAPOLIS -- Corey Brewer welcomes you to Basketball Bizarro World. Here, game-winning shots by rookies, double-doubles by embattled men awaiting criminal trial and near triple-doubles by All-Stars play second fiddle. Here, throwaway games near the end of the season bring 16,689 screaming fans to their feet. Here, the NBA hands down a mandatory drug test following a historical...

Timberwolves owner wants to ‘wait one more year’ before admitting Kevin Love’s last contract was a mistake

The situation with Kevin Love in Minnesota is one of the more intriguing from a free agent standpoint, and it’s one that isn’t likely to be resolved for more than another year. Love is under contract through the end of the 2015 season, at which time he will almost certainly opt out of the final year of his deal in order to sign a max contract — either in Minnesota, or somewhere...

Timberwolves not expected to offer Ricky Rubio a big contract

The Minnesota Timberwolves have a pretty massive decision on their hands this offseason as they’ll need to start re-negogiating the contract of point guard Ricky Rubio. While it at one point in time looked like he was in for a nice deal, his play these past two seasons have turned the Wolves off significantly and while he’s still an obvious asset, he’s not as valuable as he...

Corey Brewer Explodes for Career-High 51 Points in Timberwolves Win (Video)

Someone in a Minnesota Timberwolves jersey set a new career-high Friday night against a No. 4 seeded Houston team and no, it wasn’t Kevin Love. Corey Brewer joined the 50-point scorers club after an aggressive 51-point performance for the 112-110 Timberwolves win. Brewer told Fox reporters in a postgame interview that his mind set was to come out extremely aggressive, and that...

LeBron James was shocked that Corey Brewer scored 51 points

The major story of Friday night in NBA was Minnesota Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer dropping 51 points against the Houston Rockets. Many were shocked that Brewer was able to put that sort of scoring performance and ESPN’s Tom Haberstroh found out that LeBron James was one of those people. Check out the below tweet where LeBron learns about Brewer’s big night: "LeBron...

LeBron James Is Just as Surprised as You Are That Corey Brewer Scored 51 Points

You probably did a double-take when you read Corey Brewer’s stat line from Friday’s game. I know I did. Brewer exploded for a career-high 51 points in a Minnesota Timberwolves win. Yes, 51. So you can imagine the reaction LeBron James had to hearing of Brewer’s epic night (via Tom Haberstroh): "LeBron, hear about Corey Brewer?" "Nah." "He scored 51...

Lebron On Corey Brewer’s 51pt Game: “Wait, Who?!”

Minnesota’s’ Corey Brewer scored 51 points in the the Timberwolves 112-110 victory over the Rockets last night. When Lebron James was told about the monster game, he had the same reaction I’m sure a lot of people had. “LeBron, hear about Corey Brewer?” “Nah.” “He scored 51 tonight.” “Wait, who?!” — Tom Haberstroh (@tomhaberstroh) April 12, 2014 If you didn’t...

Corey Brewer Scores 51; LeBron James Speaks For NBA By Asking ‘Who?’

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer scored 51 points in Friday night’s 112-110 win over the Houston Rockets, which is particularly astonishing since he averages just 12.2 points per game. Outspoken Miami Heat forward LeBron James joined the rest of the world in shock of Brewer’s stellar performance by asking one simple question: “Who?!” "LeBron, hear about Corey...

Timberwolves: Corey Brewer scores record-tying 51 in win over Rockets

Corey Brewer said he "was messing around" when he predicted he'd score 30 points before Friday night's game against Houston. The Timberwolves forward is averaging 11.7 points per game, and that total would have topped his career high by one point. Then he banked in a halfcourt shot to beat the buzzer and give himself 26 in the first half. "I knew it was...

Video: Gorgui Dieng’s Game Winner Against The Houston Rockets

LM Etro |Associated Press Former Louisville big man Gorgui Dieng’s rookie season with the Minnesota Timberwolves keeps getting better and better. After basically being a non factor for Minnesota for the first half of the season, Dieng has been on an absolute tear in the past month. Gorgs was named the Western Conference Rookie of the Month for March after recording multiple double...

Corey Brewer Goes Off For 51 Points During Timberwolves vs. Rockets

If I told you an NBA player went off for 51 points Friday night when the Timberwolves and Houston Rockets faced off, your first guess as to who that player was would probably be someone like James Harden. But this wasn’t someone on the Rockets, it was one of the Timberwolves… Next assumption might be Kevin Love, right? Nope, not him either.   Corey Brewer dropped 51 points...

Ricky Rubio videobombs Corey Brewer’s 51-point postgame interview

After Corey Brewer’s remarkable 51-point performance against the Houston Rockets, he was all smiles during a postgame interview with Fox Sports North. As Brewer was answering a question about his career-high performance, Rubio decided to sneak behind him and leap on his shoulders for the classic videobomb: That’s a brilliant videobomb, Ricky! *** Rubio videobombs Brewer [CJZero...

Love misses game with elbow injury

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota forward Kevin Love missed the Timberwolves' game against Houston on Friday night because of a hyperextended right elbow.

Timberwolves-Kings Preview

The Minnesota Timberwolves, much like any team that will miss out on this year's playoffs, is looking for any bright spots as the regular season winds down.

Brewer's 51 lifts Wolves over Rockets 112-110

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Corey Brewer scored a career-high 51 points and Gorgui Dieng hit a short jumper with 4.6 seconds to play to lift the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves to a 112-110 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night.
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