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Wolves end Thunder's 12-game win streak

Wolves end Thunder's 12-game win streak

ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated Dec 20, 2012
J.J. Barea scored 14 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter and the Minnesota Timberwolves ended Oklahoma City's 12-game winning streak with a 99-93 victory over the Thunder on Thursday night.
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  • Howard waived by Wolves after tearing ACL

    Howard waived by Wolves after tearing ACL

    nba.com ESPN.com Dec 20, 2012
    Just when Josh Howard appeared to be carving an important niche in the NBA for himself again after battling back from a torn ACL in his left knee, the 32-year-old forward is right back where he started.
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  • For Minnesota, The Most Important Word Is Patience

    For Minnesota, The Most Important Word Is Patience

    dimemag.com Dec 20, 2012
    The 2012-13 Minnesota Timberwolves seem to be a jumbled mess of broken bones, tweaked knees, discombobulated ligaments and disappointed fans that expected them to make the leap to Western Conference contender status. Instead, they lost their best player…
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  • Preview: Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Oklahoma City Thunder, 12/2…

    Preview: Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Oklahoma City Thunder, 12/20/12

    Setting the stage: The Timberwolves return to the Target Center off of a largely unsuccessful trip to Florida and back-to-back road losses against the Magic and Heat.  Nothing really changed during the trip; the team continued to rebound the ball well b…
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  • Video - Wolves End Thunder's 12-Game Win Streak 01:11

    Wolves End Thunder's 12-Game Win Streak

    Dec 20
    Kevin Love's 28 points, 11 rebounds help Wolves top Thunder.

Sports Columnists

  • Lee Jenkins: Enviable second unit fueling Clippers' 11-game winning streak

    Dec 20
    Los Angeles is renowned for its summer pick-up scene, from the midnight run at Hangar Athletic Club to the 3 p.m. games at UCLA's Men's Gym, from the impromptu gatherings at Loyola Marymount to the scheduled ones at Westchester Rec Center. Hot spots cha…
  • Ian Thomsen: Five burning questions as NBA's X-Mas games draw nearer

    Dec 20
    The holidays are here, and we all know what that means: It's time to start paying attention to the NBA. Here are five questions to keep in mind if the TV happens to be on in your household for any of the five nationally televised games -- Celtics-Nets, …