(Chicago, IL) — The Timberwolves will pick 11th in next month’s NBA Draft after dropping one spot during last night’s draft lottery. The Lakers moved up into the fourth selection, putting the Wolves 11th. They had the 10th-best odds at landing the top pick, which went to New Orleans. The Grizzlies will pick second, followed by the Knicks, Lakers and Cavaliers.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins jumped out to a 4-0 lead and held on for a 4-3 win over the Angels at Target Field. Mitch Garver hit a two-run homer, while Eddie Rosario and Byron Buxton also plated runs as Minnesota avoided its first three-game losing streak of the season. Kyle Gibson moved to 4-and-1 with the win and Blake Parker recorded a four-out save.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins and Halos play the rubber match of their three-game series this afternoon at Target Field. Jake Odorizzi will get the ball for Minnesota. The Angels will send out Trevor Cahill.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx hit the road to Sin City on Sunday to play the Las Vegas Aces in their second and final preseason game. Minnesota opened the exhibition slate with an 86-79 home win over Washington on Friday. The Lynx will begin the regular-season May 25th at home against Chicago.
(Undated) — The Warriors are off to a hot start in the Western Conference finals. Steph Curry nailed nine three’s as they took Game One 116-94 over the Blazers in Oakland. Kevin Durant sat out with a calf injury for Golden State. Game Two is tomorrow in Oakland. The Eastern Conference finals tip off tonight as the Bucks host the Toronto Raptors in Game One in Milwaukee.
(Undated) — The Bruins are just a win away from the Stanley Cup Final. They beat the Hurricanes 2-1 in Game Three of the East finals in Raleigh. Boston holds a commanding 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. Carolina will try to avoid a sweep in at home tomorrow. Tonight, the Blues host the Sharks in Game Three of the West finals. St. Louis and San Jose are tied at one.