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Player Grades: OKC Thunder torn apart by the Timberwolves

Player Grades: OKC Thunder torn apart by the Timberwolves”

Russell Westbrook #0 of the OKC Thunder drives to the basket during the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 10, 2018 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Oklahoma City is also 2-10 against the spread in its last 12 games versus Northwest opponents, is 2-7 against the number in its last nine games coming off a loss, and is 1-4 at the betting window in its last five games coming off a loss of more than 10 points.

George had just two points in the first half on Wednesday. Karl-Anthony Towns had an 18-point, 12-rebound double-double.

The Timberwolves have won their last two games. "We very easily could have won all three and they could have very easily won all three".

Then the Wolves beat New Orleans at home and led by as many as 34 points, a season-high mark to that point. The Thunder came back with a four-point win at home on December 1 as George scored 36 points.

"We've had some great, great games against them", Thunder coach Billy Donovan said (StarTribune). Oklahoma City tied a season high with 20 turnovers. "I thought tonight they played well". In the first three meetings, Thunder C Steven Adams was 27 of 33 from the field for a combined 64 points.

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The Wolves won their third-straight home game by lighting up the Oklahoma Thunder on Thursday (AEDT), coming away with a 104-88 win. Jones had been serviceable during his time as Teague's temporary replacement in the starting unit, as the former Duke Blue Devil put up 7.3 points and 4.3 assists over the last seven games. 8, 2007. Minnesota had its fifth consecutive sellout, the first time for the franchise since March 21-April 4, 2004.

INJURY REPORT: Only Andre Roberson (knee, out) is listed on the Thunder's injury report and only Jeff Teague (knee, questionable) is listed on the Timberwolves' injury report. He did a little bit of everything with 26 points, seven rebounds, eight assists, four steals, and two blocks on the night.

Including a four-game absence for a sore right Achilles, Teague has missed 11 games this season.

Thunder: Play at Charlotte on Saturday.

Minnesota will try to keep the good times rolling when they face the Knicks at home Friday night.



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