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June 19, 2019
Duke Blue Devils forward Zion Williamson dunks the ball while North Dakota State Bison forward Rocky Kreuser defends during the first half in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Tournament March 22 in Columbia, S.C. Bob Donnan / USA TODAY Sports
NBA Mock Draft: Pelican land Zion, Wolves take 'high upside project'
23 hours 52 min ago
June 13, 2019
Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard (2) and guard Kyle Lowry (7) celebrate beating the Golden State Warriors in game six of the 2019 NBA Finals to win the NBA Championship at Oracle Arena. Cary Edmondson / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors beat Warriors to win their first NBA title
June 13, 2019 - 11:10pm
June 11, 2019
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant walks to the locker room during the second quarter Monday, June 10 against the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Warriors fear Durant's right Achilles ruptured
June 11, 2019 - 9:46am
June 10, 2019
Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins (0) shoots the ball against Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green (14) and Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) during the third quarter in game five of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena. Dan Hamilton / USA TODAY Sports
Durant exits, but Warriors edge Raptors to stay alive
June 10, 2019 - 11:01pm
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) leaves the court after an injury during the third quarter in Game 5 of the second round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs May 8 against the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena in Oakland. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Warriors' Durant a game-time call for Game 5
June 10, 2019 - 1:24pm
June 7, 2019
Toronto Raptors center Serge Ibaka (9) reacts after a play during the fourth quarter against the Golden State Warriors in game four of the 2019 NBA Finals Friday, June 7, at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors rally to take 3-1 stranglehold on NBA Finals
June 7, 2019 - 11:05pm
June 5, 2019
 Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard drives to the basket against the Golden State Warriors during the second quarter in Game Three of the 2019 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors crush shorthanded Warriors, take 2-1 lead
June 5, 2019 - 10:55pm
May 30, 2019
Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam (43) shoots the ball against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) in game one of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors beat Warriors in NBA Finals opener
May 30, 2019 - 10:55pm
May 29, 2019
Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors (30) handles the ball against Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors (2) during the 2019 NBA All-Star Game in February in Charlotte, N.C. The Raptors, playing in their first NBA Finals, will meet the defending champions Warriors starting Thursday, May 30, 2019. Bob Donnan / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors offer new challenge, vibe for Warriors
May 29, 2019 - 5:16pm
May 23, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) backs toward the basket in the first half against the Philadelphia 76ers at Target Center on Saturday, March 30. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Wolves' Towns misses out on $32 million bonus
May 23, 2019 - 4:55pm
Houston Rockets guard James Harden warms up before playing against the Golden State Warriors May 10 before a second-round game of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center in Houston. Thomas B. Shea / USA TODAY Sports
Giannis, Harden are unanimous All-NBA first-team picks
May 23, 2019 - 2:41pm
May 21, 2019
New Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Ryan Saunders, right, talks about basketball during a news conference at Target Center in Minneapolis on Tuesday, May 21. At left is President of Basketball Operations Gersson Rosas. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Rosas: Saunders earned Timberwolves coaching job
May 21, 2019 - 5:45pm
Minnesota Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Gersson Rosas, left, reaches out to support head coach Ryan Saunders after Saunders got emotional talking about his father, former Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders, during a news conference at Target Center in Minneapolis on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Shipley: For new Timberwolves, like new Twins, this is a partnership. That’s new, too.
May 21, 2019 - 3:46pm
May 20, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Ryan Saunders interim looks on during the second half March 29 against the Golden State Warriors at Target Center. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Saunders named Wolves head coach
May 20, 2019 - 10:01am
May 15, 2019
Lots of windows have been added the Target Center likes these in the main concourse. Photographed during media tour of the Target Center renovation on Monday, October 16, 2017. (Special to the Pioneer Press/John Autey)
So, the Timberwolves fell again. Who might be worthwhile at No. 11?
May 15, 2019 - 5:10pm