The Golden State Warriors (26-24) play against the Minnesota Timberwolves (27-26) at Target Center
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Game Time: 8:00 PM EST on Wednesday February 1, 2023
Golden State Warriors 4, Minnesota Timberwolves 0 (Q1 10:42)
What’s the buzz on Twitter?
No Rudy Gobert tonight for the Wolves. He’s out with right groin soreness. Naz Reid gets the start. – 8:10 PM
Timberwolves assistant Elston Turner’s wife, Louise, with a lovely rendition of the national anthem – 8:08 PM
The NBA record for points in a 1st quarter is 51 by Golden State in Jan 2019.
Boston has 41 with 2:27 left here. – 8:03 PM
What are you talking about? KAT’s playing tonight. Klay Alexander Thompson. – 7:58 PM
The Nets have three shot creators right now: Kyrie Irving, Seth Curry, and Cam Thomas.
Boston has been a really bad matchup for all of them. This one looks like it’s gonna be over early. – 7:55 PM
The Nets have two shot creators in the regular rotation tonight: Kyrie Irving and Seth Curry.
Boston has been a really bad matchup for both of them. This one looks like it’s gonna be over early. – 7:55 PM
Stream the game live » https://t.co/OMrtDug8El pic.twitter.com/bqB18dUTzH – 7:45 PM
Karl-Anthony Towns and Rudy Gobert are inactive tonight for Minnesota. Usual small-ball starters for Golden State. – 7:43 PM
Tonight’s @MayoClinic Status Report:
Bryn Forbes (Right Ankle Sprain), Rudy Gobert (Right Groin Soreness), Jordan McLaughlin (Left Calf Strain) and Karl-Anthony Towns (Right Calf Strain) are OUT vs. Warriors. pic.twitter.com/ABCGfXttZN – 7:37 PM
Jonathan Kuminga since scoring 24 points vs. the Jazz on Dec. 7
17 games (4 starts)
38.9 3P% – 7:35 PM
Rudy Gobert is out for the Timberwolves tonight. Minnesota starting Naz Reid at center. Warriors staying small. – 7:35 PM
Nets at Celtics – TD Garden – February 1, 2023 – Starters
Boston—White, Brown, Tatum, Horford, R. Williams
Brooklyn – Kyrie Irving, Seth Curry, Joe Harris, Royce O’Neale, Nic Claxton
OUT: Boston: Smart, Gallinari Brooklyn: Durant, Simmons, Warren pic.twitter.com/OsjMc0FHvN – 7:05 PM
Celtics starters tonight:
Kyrie Irving – 7:02 PM
Irving, Curry, Harris, O’Neale and Claxton start for the #Nets tonight vs #Celtics. – 7:01 PM
Greetings from Jersey Mike’s Arena. Rutgers and Minnesota will tip off at 8:30, which is ridiculous. pic.twitter.com/5UVzanffui – 6:58 PM
Finch and the team talked about Sacramento going small in OT, and it sounds like Finch wanted to dismiss the notion the Wolves should’ve taken Gobert out. Pointed out to the team that they’re 1st in D-rating with Gobert on the floor, 28th with him off it. – 6:46 PM
Steve Kerr tells reporters in Minnesota that he sees Klay Thompson as more of a 3/4 instead of a 2/3 now – 6:43 PM
Warriors starters tonight in Minnesota
Here’s Steve Kerr on that lineup pic.twitter.com/MxKeWcdkEb – 6:35 PM
“I don’t know where I’d be without my man Shell.”
Kevon Looney met Shelby Parrish when he was 7 years old the summer before third grade. Tonight at 9.m. on NBC Sports Bay Area, Looney honors his coach and mentor who became a lifelong friend nbcsports.com/bayarea/warrio… – 6:22 PM
Jacque Vaughn says Boston’s lineup presents issues for a Kyrie Irving-Seth Curry backcourt.
Adds that Nic Claxton “will have to be exceptional” tonight on both ends in the matchup. – 6:06 PM
Made FGs from 10-14 feet this season
1. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: 119 of 211 (56.4%)
2.Kevin Durant: 110 of 186 (59.1%)
3. DeMar DeRozan: 87 of 174 (50%)
Some deeper Thunder/SGA thoughts from Giddey, Muscala, Draymond, Curry, Kerr in this piece theathletic.com/4141255/2023/0… – 6:04 PM
the guys are ready to hoop. pic.twitter.com/1LSUhbbnlk – 5:34 PM
Why we need to look closer at Giannis’ MVP case, Hawks/Grizzlies/Warriors analysis, revelations in the Wild West (Kings, Clippers, Pelicans, Lakers), at @TheAthletic
theathletic.com/4145568/2023/0… – 5:27 PM
Most 3s before turning 22 years old:
419 — Luka Doncic
Ant doesn’t turn 22 until August. pic.twitter.com/7YnLHjprwU – 5:25 PM
Aaron Gordon (left ankle sprain) is questionable tomorrow vs. Warriors. He hurt it in the 2nd half last night but stayed in the game. – 4:55 PM
Tonight’s Media Meal vs. Golden State:
Penne Pasta in Cream Sauce
Italian Spiced Carrots
Postgame pizza – 4:30 PM
Aaron Gordon is listed as questionable for tomorrow’s game against Golden State with an ankle sprain.
Jack White and Collin Gillespie are out. – 3:41 PM
Here’s a snippet from my 40-minute conversation last night with #Timberwolves rookie guard Wendell Moore Jr.
Link below to full chat:
https://t.co/uMrAfX8Hqf pic.twitter.com/d4FS2MBDjf – 3:38 PM
UPDATEDMinnesota @Minnesota Timberwolves Status Report in advance of tonight’s game vs. Golden State:
Forbes – Right Ankle Sprain
Gobert – Right Groin Soreness
Prince – Left Ankle Sprain
McLaughlin – Left Calf Strain
Towns – Right Calf Strain – 3:27PM
After last night’s games completed, the Timberwolves ended up with the 7th best defensive rating in the month of January. Here’s one reason why: startribune.com/rudy-gobert-ti… – 3:09 PM
ICYMI – I talked to Pritchard shortly before he indicated he’s asked for a bigger role from #Celtics on ET/Iguodala’s podcast.
“Sometimes you’re in and out of the lineup, and you feel like you could be other places playing … you want to always play”
clnsmedia.com/payton-pritcha… – 2:33 PM
On Jerami Grant, Draymond Green, Clint Capela, Jarred Vanderbilt, Jakob Poeltl and a whole bunch of “out of the box” Suns trades, including some downright chaotic 3-team deals: bit.ly/3HqLADW – 2:32 PM
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What are the Warriors doing with James Wiseman? mercurynews.com/2023/02/01/wha… – 2:25PM