7 p.m., Spectrum Center
TV: Fox Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G K. Walker
G R. Rubio
G N. Batum
G Z. LaVine
F M. Kidd-Gilchrist
F A. Wiggins
F F. Kaminsky
F G. Dieng
C C. Zeller
C K. Towns
Matchup to Watch
Andrew Wiggins vs. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist: Wiggins is 16th in the league in scoring average and a candidate for most improved player.
▪ Hornets’ Marvin Williams being injured eliminates the best option for guarding Karl-Anthony Towns.
▪ The Hornets have won the past six meetings with the Timberwolves, including a 115-108 victory last month in Minneapolis.
▪ Towns had a career-high 47 points, plus 18 rebounds, against the New York Knicks recently.
▪ The Hornets took control of the game in Minneapolis with a 36-17 third quarter.
Did you know?
Wiggins finished last season with 86 dunks.