Minnesota Timberwolves Preseason Rosters

2017-2018 Minnesota Timberwolves Preseason Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Cole Aldrich C 6-11 250 7 Kansas 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
Nemanja Bjelica PF 6-10 225 2 KK Crvena Zvezda (Serbia) 2010 Rnd 2 Pick 5 Serbia
Aaron Brooks G 6-0 161 9 Oregon 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
Anthony Brown GF 6-7 210 2 Stanford 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
Jimmy Butler GF 6-7 231 6 Marquette 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 30 United States
Jamal Crawford SG 6-5 195 17 Michigan 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
Gorgui Dieng FC 6-11 240 4 Louisville 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 21 Senegal
Marcus Georges-Hunt G 6-5 215 1 Georgia Tech 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Taj Gibson F 6-9 236 8 USC 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
Amile Jefferson PF 6-9 224 0 Duke 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Tyus Jones PG 6-2 195 2 Duke 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
Shabazz Muhammad GF 6-6 223 4 UCLA 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
Jeff Teague PG 6-2 186 8 Wake Forest 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 244 2 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Dominican Republic
Melo Trimble SG 6-3 195 0 Maryland 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Andrew Wiggins F 6-8 199 3 Kansas 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 1 Canada

2017-2018 Preseason Standings

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

2017-2018 Minnesota Preseason Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Karl-Anthony Towns 3 23.7 15.7 5.7 2.0 0.3 0.7 2.3
Andrew Wiggins 3 25.1 14.7 2.0 1.3 1.3 0.0 2.0
Jimmy Butler 3 22.4 13.7 4.3 4.0 1.0 0.0 1.0
Shabazz Muhammad 3 24.0 13.7 4.0 0.3 0.7 0.0 1.3
Taj Gibson 3 26.5 13.0 6.0 2.0 0.3 0.3 1.3
Gorgui Dieng 3 21.6 11.3 8.0 0.3 0.0 0.3 1.7
Jeff Teague 3 25.3 9.7 2.3 4.7 0.7 0.0 1.7
Nemanja Bjelica 3 20.1 7.0 3.7 2.3 1.7 0.3 2.0
Tyus Jones 3 14.4 5.7 2.3 3.3 0.7 0.0 1.3
Melo Trimble 1 2.9 4.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Jamal Crawford 3 21.6 2.7 1.7 3.3 0.7 0.0 2.0
Aaron Brooks 2 10.6 2.0 0.0 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.5
Anthony Brown 1 4.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Marcus Georges-Hunt 1 4.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0
Amile Jefferson 1 4.2 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0
Cole Aldrich 1 8.2 0.0 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0

2017-2018 Minnesota Timberwolves Preseason Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minnesota Leaders Opponent Leaders
Sep 30, 2017
@
L.A. Lakers
W, 99-108 Honda Center
Preseason
1-0 PTS: 22. S. Muhammad
REB: 12. Gorgui Dieng
AST: 9. Jeff Teague
PTS: 19. Kyle Kuzma
REB: 9. L. Nance, Jr.
AST: 8. Lonzo Ball
Oct 5, 2017
@
Golden State
W, 97-111 Shenzhen Universiade Center
Preseason
2-0 PTS: 16. Jimmy Butler
REB: 10. Gorgui Dieng
AST: 6. Tyus Jones
PTS: 20. Kevin Durant
REB: 6. D. Green
AST: 8. D. Green
Oct 8, 2017
v.
Golden State
L, 110-142 Mercedes-Benz Arena
Preseason
2-1 PTS: 21. A. Wiggins
REB: 5. Jimmy Butler
AST: 6. Jimmy Butler
PTS: 40. S. Curry
REB: 6. S. Curry
AST: 8. S. Curry