Karl-Anthony Towns C  #32

Current Team: Minnesota Timberwolves

Born: Nov 15, 1995 (24 years old)

Birthplace/Hometown: Metuchen, New Jersey

Nationality: United States / Dominican Republic

Height: 7-0 (213cm)     Weight: 248 (112kg)

Hand: Right

@karltowns @KarlTowns

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Minnesota Timberwolves)

Free Agent: UFA-2024

Agent: Leon Rose, Mitch Nathan, Karl Towns

Draft Entry: 2015 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2015 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Minnesota Timberwolves

Pre-Draft Team: Kentucky (Fr)

High School: St. Joseph High School [Metuchen, New Jersey]

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NBA

4 Years Of Service - ROY, 2x All-Star

Karl-Anthony Towns 2019-2020 Game Log

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 82 82 32.0 7.62 14.05 .543 0.37 1.07 .341 2.72 3.35 .811 2.76 7.67 10.43 1.96 0.71 1.68 2.99 2.23 18.33
2016-17 MIN 82 82 37.0 9.78 18.05 .542 1.23 3.35 .367 4.34 5.22 .832 3.61 8.67 12.28 2.68 0.68 1.26 2.94 2.59 25.13
2017-18 MIN 82 82 35.6 7.79 14.29 .545 1.46 3.48 .421 4.21 4.90 .858 2.90 9.44 12.34 2.43 0.78 1.40 3.48 1.94 21.26
2018-19 MIN 77 77 33.0 8.84 17.06 .518 1.84 4.61 .400 4.88 5.84 .836 3.42 8.97 12.39 3.36 0.87 1.62 3.79 3.12 24.42
2019-20 MIN 35 35 33.9 9.03 17.77 .508 3.26 7.91 .412 5.14 6.46 .796 2.71 8.09 10.80 4.37 0.94 1.20 3.34 3.14 26.46
CAREER   358 358 34.4 8.56 16.03 .534 1.42 3.58 .396 4.13 4.97 .831 3.12 8.63 11.75 2.77 0.78 1.46 3.30 2.53 22.66

☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 82 82 2626.1 625 1152 .543 30 88 .341 223 275 .811 226 629 855 161 58 138 245 183 1503
2016-17 MIN 82 82 3030.5 802 1480 .542 101 275 .367 356 428 .832 296 711 1007 220 56 103 241 212 2061
2017-18 MIN 82 82 2918.1 639 1172 .545 120 285 .421 345 402 .858 238 774 1012 199 64 115 285 159 1743
2018-19 MIN 77 77 2544.7 681 1314 .518 142 355 .400 376 450 .836 263 691 954 259 67 125 292 240 1880
2019-20 MIN 35 35 1187 316 622 .508 114 277 .412 180 226 .796 95 283 378 153 33 42 117 110 926
CAREER   358 358 12306.4 3063 5740 .534 507 1280 .396 1480 1781 .831 1118 3088 4206 992 278 523 1180 904 8113

☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2015-16 MIN 82 82 51 0 0 1 0 3 .254 0.88 0.32 0.24 29 53 .354 5.44 2.74 8.17
2016-17 MIN 82 82 62 1 3 3 0 4 .316 1.04 0.26 0.29 31 51 .378 9.85 2.74 12.59
2017-18 MIN 82 82 68 0 1 2 0 5 .249 1.25 0.40 0.34 47 35 .573 10.63 3.32 13.95
2018-19 MIN 77 77 54 0 3 8 0 9 .293 1.08 0.28 0.34 34 43 .442 7.31 3.14 10.45
2019-20 MIN 35 35 24 0 1 0 0 5 .329 1.39 0.30 0.36 10 25 .286 4.11 0.98 5.09
CAREER   358 358 259 1 8 14 0 26 .283 1.10 0.31 0.31 151 207 .422 37.31 13.07 50.39

☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2015-16 MIN 82 82 .590 .556 10.13 27.49 18.92 11.34 12.57 1.11 4.29 24.85 169.44 -2.90 1.30 112.0 106.3 22.45
2016-17 MIN 82 82 .618 .576 11.22 27.77 19.37 13.15 11.27 0.94 2.92 27.47 174.09 -2.20 1.39 120.5 109.9 25.93
2017-18 MIN 82 82 .646 .596 9.30 30.94 20.00 10.82 10.54 1.09 3.46 22.84 182.45 -0.92 1.49 126.7 107.5 24.96
2018-19 MIN 77 77 .622 .572 10.98 29.20 20.04 17.19 13.70 1.26 4.20 28.90 175.38 -2.64 1.43 118.5 108.7 26.61
2019-20 MIN 35 35 .642 .600 8.45 26.11 17.12 22.65 13.23 1.31 2.91 28.98 171.61 -0.66 1.49 121.7 111.9 26.88
CAREER   358 358 .622 .578 10.21 28.56 19.33 13.96 12.17 1.12 3.60 26.30 176.07 -1.99 1.41 119.7 108.5 25.19

☆ All-Star Season

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NBA Transactions

Jun 25, 2015 - The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Karl-Anthony Towns in Round 1 with Pick 1 in the 2015 NBA Draft.
Jul 6, 2015 - Karl-Anthony Towns signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Oct 23, 2016 - The Minnesota Timberwolves exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Karl-Anthony Towns.
Oct 15, 2017 - The Minnesota Timberwolves exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Karl-Anthony Towns.
Sep 23, 2018 - Karl-Anthony Towns signed a rookie scale extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-NBA Third Team - 2018
Player Of The Week - 4/11/2016, 3/13/2017, 11/20/2017, 10/28/2019
Rookie Of The Year - 2016
All-Rookie First Team - 2016
Rookie Of The Month - Nov. 2015, Dec. 2015, Jan. 2016, Feb. 2016, Mar. 2016, Apr. 2016

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2017-18 MIN 5 5 34.0 5.60 12.00 .467 0.60 2.20 .273 3.40 4.60 .739 3.00 10.40 13.40 2.20 0.40 1.00 2.80 2.40 15.20
CAREER   5 5 34.0 5.60 12.00 .467 0.60 2.20 .273 3.40 4.60 .739 3.00 10.40 13.40 2.20 0.40 1.00 2.80 2.40 15.20

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NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2017-18 MIN 5 5 169.8 28 60 .467 3 11 .273 17 23 .739 15 52 67 11 2 5 14 12 76
CAREER   5 5 169.8 28 60 .467 3 11 .273 17 23 .739 15 52 67 11 2 5 14 12 76

NBA Playoff Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2017-18 MIN 5 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 .205 0.92 0.17 0.38 1 4 .200 0.12 0.11 0.24
CAREER   5 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 .205 0.92 0.17 0.38 1 4 .200 0.13 0.11 0.23

NBA Playoff Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2017-18 MIN 5 5 .542 .492 9.90 32.20 21.40 10.32 14.61 0.59 3.17 22.03 147.85 -2.82 1.27 105.6 112.3 17.37
CAREER   5 5 .542 .492 9.90 32.20 21.40 10.32 14.61 0.59 3.17 22.03 147.85 -2.82 1.27 105.6 112.3 17.04

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Coaches Selection - 2018, 2019
Rising Stars Challenge Participant - 2016, 2017
Skills Challenge Participant - 2016
Skills Challenge Champion - 2016

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA All-Star Game Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2018 Team Stephen 1 0 18.2 7 11 .636 1 4 .250 2 2 1.000 4 6 10 0 0 0 0 1 17
TOTAL   1 0 18.2 7 11 .636 1 4 .250 2 2 1.000 4 6 10 0 0 0 0 1 17
AVERAGES   1 0 18.2 7.00 11.00 .636 1.00 4.00 .250 2.00 2.00 1.000 4.00 6.00 10.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 17.00

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NBA Rising Stars Challenge Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2016 USA 1 1 21.7 8 15 .533 0 3 .000 2 2 1.000 3 4 7 4 0 0 0 0 18
2017 USA 1 1 25.4 11 14 .786 0 2 .000 2 2 1.000 2 9 11 3 2 0 1 2 24
TOTAL   2 2 47.1 19 29 .655 0 5 .000 4 4 1.000 5 13 18 7 2 0 1 2 42
AVERAGES   2 2 23.6 9.50 14.50 .655 0.00 2.50 .000 2.00 2.00 1.000 2.50 6.50 9.00 3.50 1.00 0.00 0.50 1.00 21.00

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NBA Summer League Stats - Per Game

Season Team Location GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 31.2 4.20 10.60 .396 0.00 1.00 .000 4.40 6.00 .733 2.20 5.00 7.20 2.00 0.80 1.80 6.20 3.40 12.80

NBA Summer League Stats - Totals

Season Team Location GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 155.9 21 53 .396 0 5 .000 22 30 .733 11 25 36 10 4 9 31 17 64

NBA Summer League Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team Location GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 .231 0.59 0.24 0.57 1 4 .200 0.03 0.21 0.23

NBA Summer League Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team Location GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 .483 .396 7.83 18.01 12.89 11.97 20.43 1.26 4.91 22.42 112.96 -6.43 1.21 90.0 96.0 13.65

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NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 7 7 23.0 4.29 8.14 .526 0.00 0.29 .000 3.14 3.57 .880 2.00 5.43 7.43 0.71 0.86 1.00 2.71 1.57 11.71
2016-17 MIN 6 6 23.6 5.00 10.83 .462 0.67 2.33 .286 6.67 7.50 .889 2.00 7.33 9.33 1.83 0.33 0.67 2.67 1.83 17.33
2017-18 MIN 3 3 23.7 5.00 11.33 .441 2.33 3.00 .778 3.33 3.33 1.000 1.00 4.67 5.67 2.00 0.33 0.67 1.00 2.33 15.67
2018-19 MIN 5 5 25.6 6.20 13.20 .470 1.40 3.00 .467 5.00 6.00 .833 1.00 6.20 7.20 1.00 0.40 1.60 3.00 1.80 18.80
2019-20 MIN 5 5 21.1 5.80 11.20 .518 2.40 6.20 .387 3.20 3.40 .941 1.00 5.00 6.00 3.20 1.00 1.40 1.40 2.00 17.20
CAREER   26 26 23.4 5.19 10.69 .486 1.15 2.73 .423 4.35 4.88 .890 1.50 5.85 7.35 1.65 0.62 1.08 2.31 1.85 15.88

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 7 7 161.1 30 57 .526 0 2 .000 22 25 .880 14 38 52 5 6 7 19 11 82
2016-17 MIN 6 6 141.5 30 65 .462 4 14 .286 40 45 .889 12 44 56 11 2 4 16 11 104
2017-18 MIN 3 3 71 15 34 .441 7 9 .778 10 10 1.000 3 14 17 6 1 2 3 7 47
2018-19 MIN 5 5 127.9 31 66 .470 7 15 .467 25 30 .833 5 31 36 5 2 8 15 9 94
2019-20 MIN 5 5 105.7 29 56 .518 12 31 .387 16 17 .941 5 25 30 16 5 7 7 10 86
CAREER   26 26 607.2 135 278 .486 30 71 .423 113 127 .890 39 152 191 43 16 28 60 48 413

NBA Preseason Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2015-16 MIN 7 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 .156 0.45 0.55 0.44 2 5 .286 0.43 0.07 0.50
2016-17 MIN 6 6 2 0 0 0 0 1 .193 1.00 0.18 0.69 5 1 .833 0.51 0.45 0.96
2017-18 MIN 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .191 0.86 0.14 0.29 2 1 .667 0.20 0.01 0.21
2018-19 MIN 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 .199 0.56 0.22 0.45 1 4 .200 0.36 - 0.36
2019-20 MIN 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 .215 1.60 0.50 0.30 2 3 .400 0.54 0.14 0.68
CAREER   26 26 7 0 0 0 0 2 .190 0.90 0.33 0.46 12 14 .462 2.15 0.55 2.70

NBA Preseason Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2015-16 MIN 7 7 .603 .526 9.73 31.83 19.76 6.46 13.92 1.88 3.84 22.31 140.63 -4.93 1.44 111.7 105.2 23.83
2016-17 MIN 6 6 .613 .492 8.98 32.10 20.69 14.76 11.48 0.68 2.54 28.17 163.61 -2.48 1.60 121.8 90.7 25.78
2017-18 MIN 3 3 .612 .544 4.61 23.66 13.68 15.29 15.42 0.65 2.46 25.91 221.90 -4.12 1.38 110.3 107.9 22.00
2018-19 MIN 5 5 .593 .523 3.66 26.18 14.12 7.63 10.20 0.70 5.08 27.17 176.97 -4.23 1.42 112.7 111.7 25.59
2019-20 MIN 5 5 .677 .625 4.34 24.94 13.92 25.27 13.61 2.04 5.45 26.03 184.61 0.60 1.54 125.2 99.8 33.74
CAREER   26 26 .618 .540 6.57 28.51 16.96 13.43 12.57 1.23 3.97 25.90 179.79 -3.02 1.49 116.8 102.7 26.18

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NBA Training Camp Experience

2015 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
2016 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
2017 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
2018 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
2019 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves

NCAA

College: Kentucky (2015)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 39 21.1 3.72 6.56 .566 0.05 0.21 .250 2.79 3.44 .813 2.36 4.33 6.69 1.13 0.46 2.21 2.95 1.36 10.28
CAREER NCAA DI   39 39 21.1 3.72 6.56 .566 0.05 0.21 .250 2.79 3.44 .813 2.36 4.33 6.69 1.13 0.46 2.21 2.95 1.36 10.28

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 39 822 145 256 .566 2 8 .250 109 134 .813 92 169 261 44 18 86 115 53 401
CAREER NCAA DI   39 39 822 145 256 .566 2 8 .250 109 134 .813 92 169 261 44 18 86 115 53 401

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season School Class GP Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 8 0 0 0 0 1 .188 0.83 0.34 0.52 38 1 .974 3.54 2.99 6.53
CAREER NCAA DI   39 8 0 0 0 0 1 .188 0.83 0.34 0.52 38 1 .974 3.54 2.99 6.53

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season School Class GP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 .627 .570 14.19 22.42 18.62 11.58 14.22 1.37 11.21 23.73 162.98 -2.95 1.57 126.8 77.3 29.01
CAREER NCAA DI   39 .627 .570 14.19 22.42 18.62 11.58 14.22 1.37 11.21 23.73 162.98 -2.95 1.57 126.8 77.3 28.99

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American Second Team - 2015
NABC All-American Second Team - 2015
NABC All-District (21) First Team - 2015
AP All-American Second Team - 2015
Sporting News All-American Third Team - 2015
First Team All-SEC (Coaches) - 2015
SEC Freshman of the Year - 2015
SEC All-Freshman Team - 2015

National Basketball

Nationality: United States / Dominican Republic

FIBA Senior Team Events Stats

Year Event GP MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS Place
2014 Team USA Exhibitions 1 10:00 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 -
2013 FIBA AmeriCup 8 08:22 1.4 2.2 .611 0.0 0.1 .000 1.2 1.9 .667 1.8 0.1 0.1 0.0 1.6 0.8 4.0 4th
2013 Tuto Marchand Continental Cup 4 14:45 2.0 4.5 .444 0.0 0.8 .000 1.8 1.8 1.000 4.8 0.8 0.5 2.0 2.5 1.2 5.8 4th
2012 Team USA Exhibitions 1 09:24 1.0 3.0 .333 1.0 3.0 .333 0.0 0.0 .000 2.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 3.0 -
2012 Olympic Qualifiers 1 04:00 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 4th
AVERAGES   15 09:57 1.3 2.7 .500 0.1 0.5 .125 1.1 1.5 .773 2.5 0.3 0.2 0.6 1.9 0.8 3.9 -
TOTAL   15 149:24 20 40 .500 1 8 .125 17 22 .773 38 5 3 9 28 12 58 -

High School Basketball

Prep/High School: St. Joseph High School [Metuchen, New Jersey]

High School Special Event Stats

Year Event GP MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2014 McDonalds All-American 1 19:00 3 6 .500 0 1 .000 0 0 .000 5 0 0 2 2 0 6
2014 Jordan Classic 1 15:00 3 6 .500 1 2 .500 2 2 1.000 7 3 0 0 4 0 9
2013 Nike Hoop Summit 1 16:30 3 8 .375 0 1 .000 1 1 1.000 4 4 2 0 4 1 7

Prep/High School Awards & Honors

Gatorade Player of the Year - 2014
New Jersey Gatorade Player of the Year - 2013, 2014
Parade All-American First Team - 2014
USA TODAY's All-USA Second Team - 2014

Recent News

Karl-Anthony Towns' Mother Passes Away Due To COVID-19

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Karl-Anthony Towns To Be Re-Evaluated In Two Weeks

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Karl-Anthony Towns Out At Least Two Weeks With Fractured Wrist

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Karl-Anthony Towns Out Indefinitely With Wrist Injury

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Karl-Anthony Towns: D'Angelo Russell Will Be Incentive For Me To Stay With Wolves

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