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2018 Schedule
37-26, 1st in Northwest
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Wolves' Butler undergoes meniscus surgery

An MRI revealed that Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler suffered a right meniscus injury. The team has not announced how much time he will miss. Butler injured his knee in the third quarter of Minnesota's Friday road loss to Houston.

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Timberwolves cruise past Bulls (1:02)
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Towns finishes with the two-handed slam (0:19)
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Wiggins turns Towns' block into 2 (0:18)
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Jimmy Butler meets fan through Make-A-Wish (0:39)
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1dNick Friedell

Zach LaVine understands Jimmy Butler's pain

Jimmy Butler will miss Saturday's game against his former Bulls team after injuring his knee Friday. The Bulls' Zach LaVine, playing at his former home arena in the game, knows the "scary" feeling all too well.

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1dNick Friedell

Butler avoids ACL tear, has injured meniscus

An MRI revealed that Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler suffered a right meniscus injury. The team has not announced how much time he will miss. Butler injured his knee in the third quarter of Minnesota's Friday road loss to Houston.

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Wolves hopeful Butler injury not bad (0:38)
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Rockets cruise against Timberwolves (1:33)
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Paul schools defender with unreal step back (0:22)
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Wolves' Butler hurts knee, to get MRI Saturday

Jimmy Butler was unable to put any weight on his right leg as he left the Wolves' road loss to the Rockets with an apparent knee injury. He is scheduled for an MRI on Saturday and will not play against the Bulls.

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Butler gets helped off with apparent knee injury (0:34)

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Jimmy Butler, who was helped off with an apparent knee injury in the third quarter, came into tonight leading all players with 37.3 minutes played per game. He was 10th in total minutes (2,052); Wolves teammates Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns rank 1-2 in total minutes.

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Rockets unselfish ball movement leads to Tucker triple (0:18)
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Teague races to the bucket for a scoop layup (0:15)
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Harden opens up with two sweet assists (0:27)
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KAT inspired by Eagles' championship (3:12)
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Did Butler waste an All-Star slot? (1:43)
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Curry dazzles with dime to Towns (0:20)

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Jimmy Butler didn't play in the first half. He participated in the final NBA game before the break and logged 41 minutes in a comeback victory over Lakers. He seems to be taking it easy tonight.

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Buckets, college basketball, two-way players

Brian Windhorst, Andrew Han and Jackie MacMullan are joined by Rob Perez to chat about his show Buckets (4:05), the brewing scandal in college sports (10:55), LeBron and Durant's car ride (30:55), getting in people's heads (40:30), Pierce's jersey retirement (47:10) and the Cavs' roster (55:10).

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Wolves storm past Lakers (1:29)
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Wolves honor Flip with banner (1:12)

Team Stats

Points Per Game109.86th
Rebounds Per Game41.923rd
Assists Per Game22.813th
Points Allowed107.019th

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Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-183726.587
2016-173151.378
2015-162953.354
2014-151666.195
2013-144042.488