Hornets at Timberwolves
7 p.m., Target Center
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G, K. Walker
G, Z. LaVine
G, G. Henderson
G, K. Martin
F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist
F, A. Wiggins
F, C. Zeller
F, A. Payne
C, A. Jefferson
C, G. Dieng
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Matchup to Watch
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist vs. Andrew Wiggins: Wiggins, the No. 1 overall pick in 2014, versus Kidd-Gilchrist, an elite perimeter defender.
▪ Wiggins and Anthony Bennett arrived in Minnesota as key pieces in the package the Timberwolves accepted from Cleveland for Kevin Love.
▪ The Timberwolves brought back their most iconic player, Kevin Garnett, in a deal with the Brooklyn Nets at the trade deadline.
▪ The Hornets reinserted Kemba Walker into the starting lineup for Friday’s road loss to the Sacramento Kings. Mo Williams became a reserve.
▪ Cody Zeller started versus the Kings after missing about a week with a sprained right shoulder.
Did you know?
The Timberwolves have never qualified for the playoffs in a season when Garnett wasn’t on the roster.