The Timberwolves lost 113-101 in Mexico City to the Houston Rockets Wednesday night. Minnesota trailed by 4 at halftime and was outscored by 10 in the 3rd quarter. Houston was led by James Harden with 23 points and Dwight Howard with 22 points and 10 rebounds.
The Timberwolves play the Houston Rockets in Mexico City tonight at 9pm, pregame on WJON at 8:30. The Wolves attempted to play San Antonio in Mexico City last season but couldn't because of smoke in the arena.
Timberwolves forward Thaddeus Young has returned to practice after passing concussion tests. He was involved with a scary collision with Bulls guard Jimmy Butler Saturday night in Minnesota's loss to Chicago.
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The Timberwolves won 112-94 in Tulsa, Oklahoma against the Oklahoma City Thunder Sunday night. The Wolves were led by veteran guard Mo Williams with 19 points. Ricky Rubio, Robbie Hummel and Kevin Martin each added 13 points for Minnesota.