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Game Thread #67: Wolves at Celtics

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The Minnesota Timberwolves (28-38) take on the Boston Celtics (42-25).

NBA: Boston Celtics at Minnesota Timberwolves Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

The Minnesota Timberwolves (28-38) visit the Boston Celtics (42-25).

TD Garden (Boston, MA)
6:30 pm CST (TV coverage on Fox Sports North)

Looking for a breakdown of tonight’s game? I’ve got you covered with this game preview. The Wolves embark on a three-game road trip over the next five days, heading to Miami on Friday and then wrapping up on Sunday against the bAD and Boogie New Orleans Pelicans.

As mentioned in the game preview, a #MajorKey to upsetting the Celtics in Boston tonight will be dominating the offensive and defensive glass. In three games against the Celtics, young Karl-Anthony Towns has had no problem doing just that:

Injury Report

Zach LaVine (knee) and Nikola Pekovic (ankle) are both OUT for the Wolves. As for the Celtics, they have no injuries to report this evening.

Game Coverage

It’s another must-win scenario for the Wolves tonight if they are serious about making a late season playoff push. Be sure to follow @canishoopus and @celticsblog (our friends over at SBNation Boston).

The game thread is open and ready for business. Be kind. Unwind. Let’s talk Wolves.