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Short-notice fill-in Josh Okogie stepped in capably in loss to Trail Blazers
Despite a gutsy effort, the Wolves couldn't outlast Portland, which got clutch baskets in the final moments from Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum for a 113-105 victory.
Jones is playing about the same amount of minutes as last year — 17.9, but his offensive numbers are down in most categories.
Houston earlier this week doubled Derrick Rose off screens and denied him the ball. That meant there were going to be opportunities for Rose's teammates.
Andrew Wiggins scored 16 points on 6-for-11 shooting Monday, leading many around the organization to believe his improved play against the Rockets is a sign of things to come.
The Wolves on Wednesday will complete their four-game homestand before heading back on the road for seven of their next nine games.
The Rockets have been slow to start, but after dropping four straight games, the Rockets have won their past two.
The Wolves rallied from 14 points down but could not pick up a home court victory.
Derrick Rose is undergoing a career renaissance in his first full season with the Wolves and has led a revived second unit that is among the best benches in the NBA
After the Jimmy Butler trade brought Dario Saric and Robert Covington here from Philadelphia, Saric had to pick up and reorganize his life. But it's something he has done before.