(Minneapolis, MN) — Brandon Ingram went off for 34 points as the Pelicans cruised past the Timberwolves 107-99 at the Target Center, ending New Orleans’ 13-game losing streak. Andrew Wiggins netted 27 points for the Wolves, who fell to 10-and-16 with their eighth straight loss. Robert Covington chipped in with 15 points off the bench in defeat. The Wolves begin a four-game road trip tomorrow in Denver.
(Minneapolis, MN) — Timberwolves big man Karl-Anthony Towns is sidelined with a sprained left knee. Head coach Ryan Saunders says Towns is considered day-to-day. He suffered the injury in Friday’s loss to the Clippers. Towns leads the team this season averaging 26.5 points and 11.7 rebounds per game.
(Glendale, AZ) — The Wild are in the desert to clash with the Coyotes tonight. Minnesota has lost the first two on its current three-game road trip after a 3-2 setback in Vegas on Tuesday. The Wild sit at 16-14-and-5 on the year. The ‘Yotes are 20-12-and-4.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are preparing for the Packers. The teams clash on Monday Night Football at US Bank Stadium. The Vikes have won two in-a-row to remain one game behind the Packers for the NFC North Lead. Minnesota sits at 10-and-4. Green Bay is 11-and-3.
(Fargo, ND) — North Dakota State football continues to prepare for Montana State. The teams meet Saturday in the semifinals of the FCS Playoffs. The Bison are still perfect at 14-and-0 after knocking off Illinois State 9-3 in the quarterfinals last weekend.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers are back in action Saturday facing Oklahoma State in Tulsa. Minnesota looks to build off its 84-71 upset win over Ohio State on Sunday. The Gophers are now 5-and-5 on the season. The Cowboys enter the tilt 8-and-2.