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Spurs standout rookie Victor Wembanyama is recovering from a hip injury and missed his team's last game. Anthony Edwards is recovering from a hip injury.
Veteran point guard Mike Conley has been the one to get the Wolves organized down the stretch of close games.
Finch, who was named Western Conference Coach of the Month, has been harping more on what the Wolves need to improve during film sessions than dwelling on their success.
There aren't a lot of size 15 sneakers on the market. Rival connoisseurs Kyle Anderson and Naz Reid have built extensive collections.
Big buckets and big stops down the stretch keyed the Wolves, who moved to 15-4 on the season.
Karl-Anthony Towns picked up two early fouls in Thursday's win over Utah, but he didn't let that affect the rest of his night. That has become more common this season.
Replacing injured Anthony Edwards in the starting lineup, Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 20 points against his former team in the 101-90 victory over Utah. Karl-Anthony Towns had a big game, too.
The Timberwolves guard fell on his right hip in the third quarter of Tuesday's win over the Thunder.
The Wolves didn't qualify as a wild-card team but the two games added to their schedule next week are about as good as they could have hoped for.
After starting the season by getting only mop-up duty — if he got on the floor at all — Troy Brown Jr. stepped into the rotation when Jaden McDaniels got hurt.