|Oct. 20 8:57 PM PT9:57 PM MT10:57 PM CT11:57 PM ET3:57 GMT11:57 8:57 PM MST10:57 PM EST7:57 UAE (+1)05:5723:57 ET10:57 PM CTNaN:� - Karl-Anthony Towns scored 20 points Friday, going 7 of 12 from the field, as the Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Utah Jazz 100-97. Towns grabbed 10 rebounds and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -8 in his 32:29 on the floor. He added two blocks and one steal.
Analysis: After tying for second in the NBA with 62 double-doubles in 2016-17, Towns has two in as many games to begin this season. The 21-year-old is primed for another banner campaign, though he set the bar sky-high by averaging 25.1 points, 12.3 rebounds and 1.3 blocks last season.
|Oct. 19 6:23 AM PT7:23 AM MT8:23 AM CT9:23 AM ET13:23 GMT21:23 6:23 AM MST8:23 AM EST17:23 UAE15:239:23 ET8:23 AM CTNaN:� - Karl-Anthony Towns scored 18 points Wednesday, going 8 of 15 from the field, as the Minnesota Timberwolves lost to the San Antonio Spurs 107-99. Towns grabbed 13 rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of 0 in his 34:30 of playing time. He added one block and two steals.
Analysis: Towns didn't show off his improved range in this game, but all you need to see his impact is this: Every other Wolves starter was at least a minus-17.