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The wife of Timberwolves assistant Micah Nori worked with Dell Curry's sons in Toronto 22 years ago.
The Wolves haven't been in this position often in recent history: Sachin Gupta not only wants to upgrade the roster, but his bigger goal is a second half of the season good enough to avoid the NBA's postseason play-in tournament.
Karl-Anthony Towns, Anthony Edwards and D'Angelo Russell combined for 84 of the team's points in the 116-108 loss. Coach Chris Finch saw several things to be unhappy about.
Rebounding, fouling less, executing offense quicker all need improvement if Wolves want to achieve their goals, Finch says
The Wolves bench had a 19% shooting percentage against the Grizzlies.
The Timberwolves will try to cool off one of the hottest teams in the NBA. Memphis is on a 10-game winning streak.
A stumble in New Orleans precedes a difficult stretch that starts against the Grizzlies, who have won 10 in a row — the kind of streak Karl-Anthony Towns would like his team to put together.
Guard Anthony Edwards was disappointed with his effort in the first half and said it cost the Wolves in their 128-125 loss to the Pelicans.
Brandon Ingram's winning basket with 0.3 seconds left ended his wild long-range shooting duel with the Anthony Edwards in the final minutes.
Forward Jaden McDaniels ranks second on the team in fouls, and coach Chris Finch is especially working on how he uses his hands.