Minnesota Timberwolves Preseason Rosters

2015-2016 Minnesota Timberwolves Preseason Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Nemanja Bjelica PF 6-10 240 KK Crvena Zvezda (Serbia) 2010 Rnd 2 Pick 5 Serbia
Lorenzo Brown SG 6-5 189 North Carolina State 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
Gorgui Dieng FC 6-11 241 Louisville 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 21 Senegal
Kevin Garnett PF 6-11 240 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Tyus Jones PG 6-2 195 Duke 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
Zach LaVine SG 6-5 189 UCLA 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
Kevin Martin SG 6-7 199 Western Carolina 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
Andre Miller PG 6-3 200 Utah 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
Shabazz Muhammad GF 6-6 223 UCLA 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
Adreian Payne C 6-10 237 Michigan State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
Kleon Penn C 6-11 295 McNeese State 2009 NBA Draft, Undrafted British Virgin Islands
Tayshaun Prince F 6-9 212 Kentucky 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
Ricky Rubio G 6-4 194 FIATC Joventut (Spain) 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 5 Spain
Damjan Rudez SF 6-10 228 KK Cedevita (Croatia) 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted Croatia
Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 244 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Dominican Republic
Andrew Wiggins F 6-8 199 Kansas 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 1 Canada
Nick Wiggins SG 6-6 192 Wichita State 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Canada

2015-2016 Preseason Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1 Charlotte Hornets 7-1 -
2 Boston Celtics 6-1 0.5
3 Memphis Grizzlies 6-1 0.5
4 Orlando Magic 6-2 1
5 Sacramento Kings 5-1 1
6 Oklahoma City Thunder 5-1 1
7 Indiana Pacers 5-2 1.5
8 Toronto Raptors 5-2 1.5
9 New York Knicks 4-2 2
10 Phoenix Suns 4-2 2
11 Atlanta Hawks 4-3 2.5
12 Denver Nuggets 4-3 2.5
13 Washington Wizards 4-3 2.5
14 Chicago Bulls 4-4 3
15 Miami Heat 4-4 3
16 Los Angeles Clippers 3-3 3
17 Golden State Warriors 3-4 3.5
18 New Orleans Pelicans 3-4 3.5
19 Portland Trail Blazers 3-4 3.5
20 Utah Jazz 3-4 3.5
21 Detroit Pistons 3-5 4
22 Houston Rockets 3-5 4
23 Los Angeles Lakers 3-5 4
24 Milwaukee Bucks 2-4 4
25 San Antonio Spurs 2-4 4
26 Brooklyn Nets 2-4 4
27 Minnesota Timberwolves 2-5 4.5
28 Philadelphia Sixers 2-5 4.5
29 Fenerbahce Ulker 1-1 3
30 Maccabi Tel Aviv 1-1 3
31 EA7 Emporio Armani Milano 1-2 3.5
32 Cleveland Cavaliers 1-6 5.5
33 Real Madrid 0-1 3.5
34 Flamengo 0-1 3.5
35 Maccabi Haifa 0-2 4
36 Bauru 0-2 4
37 Dallas Mavericks 0-7 6.5

2015-2016 Minnesota Preseason Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Andrew Wiggins 7 23.7 13.4 2.9 1.9 0.3 0.6 1.7
Gorgui Dieng 7 25.3 12.7 4.9 1.3 0.9 0.7 1.3
Karl-Anthony Towns 7 23.0 11.7 7.4 0.7 0.9 1.0 1.6
Shabazz Muhammad 7 17.6 10.3 2.1 1.4 0.4 0.0 0.6
Kevin Martin 5 16.0 10.2 1.0 2.2 0.4 0.0 0.8
Nemanja Bjelica 7 20.3 7.6 5.0 1.1 1.0 0.1 2.3
Ricky Rubio 3 24.9 7.0 1.7 4.3 1.7 0.0 3.0
Zach LaVine 7 23.4 5.9 2.9 3.0 0.9 0.4 2.0
Tyus Jones 6 16.2 5.7 1.5 3.5 0.3 0.0 1.0
Andre Miller 3 16.4 4.7 2.3 3.0 0.7 0.0 1.3
Tayshaun Prince 6 14.4 4.5 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.5
Damjan Rudez 7 17.6 4.3 0.4 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.6
Lorenzo Brown 5 13.1 4.2 1.0 1.6 1.0 0.2 1.6
Adreian Payne 6 12.0 3.0 2.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.8
Kevin Garnett 6 12.9 2.0 2.5 1.8 1.0 0.3 0.5
Nick Wiggins 4 3.3 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kleon Penn 3 2.7 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3

2015-2016 Minnesota Timberwolves Preseason Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minnesota Leaders Opponent Leaders
Oct 7, 2015
v.
Oklahoma City
L, 99-122 Target Center
Preseason
0-1 PTS: 18. Gorgui Dieng
REB: 5. K. Towns
AST: 4. Tyus Jones
PTS: 18. Serge Ibaka
REB: 8. R. Westbrook
AST: 13. R. Westbrook
Oct 10, 2015
v.
Chicago
L, 105-114 MTS Centre
Preseason
0-2 PTS: 18. Tyus Jones
REB: 10. K. Towns
AST: 9. Tyus Jones
PTS: 18. E. Moore
REB: 8. Bobby Portis
AST: 5. E. Moore
Oct 12, 2015
@
Toronto
L, 112-105 Air Canada Centre
Preseason
0-3 PTS: 21. A. Wiggins
REB: 6. Gorgui Dieng
AST: 5. L. Brown
PTS: 40. Kyle Lowry
REB: 8. D. Carroll
AST: 4. Cory Joseph
Oct 14, 2015
v.
Toronto
W, 89-87 Canadian Tire Centre
Preseason
1-3 PTS: 14. Gorgui Dieng
REB: 7. N. Bjelica
AST: 5. Zach LaVine
PTS: 11. Delon Wright
REB: 8. A. Bennett
AST: 3. Delon Wright
Oct 18, 2015
@
Memphis
L, 90-68 FedExForum
Preseason
1-4 PTS: 12. Gorgui Dieng
REB: 7. Gorgui Dieng
AST: 4. Ricky Rubio
PTS: 18. Courtney Lee
REB: 8. Marc Gasol
AST: 4. Russ Smith
Oct 20, 2015
@
Milwaukee
L, 106-88 Kohl Center
Preseason
1-5 PTS: 18. S. Muhammad
REB: 7. N. Bjelica
AST: 4. S. Muhammad
PTS: 17. K. Middleton
REB: 12. Greg Monroe
AST: 5. M. Carter-Williams
Oct 23, 2015
v.
Milwaukee
W, 112-108 Target Center
Preseason
2-5 PTS: 24. A. Wiggins
REB: 12. K. Towns
AST: 6. Ricky Rubio
PTS: 23. G. Antetokounmpo
REB: 7. G. Antetokounmpo
AST: 4. J. Bayless