surrendered the game’s final seven points on a night when they
committed eight fourth-quarter turnovers, missed two crucial free
throws as the seconds ticked away and again were lapped at the
free-throw line, where the Nuggets attempted 43 shots to their 15.
series with the Nuggets by getting swept in four games for the first
time since Kevin Garnett was a rookie.
with their comments, trying to avoid any fines by the NBA, it was clear
exactly how they felt about the 111-108 loss to the Denver Nuggets on
high, compared with 15 attempts for Minnesota. Wolves coach Randy
Wittman was especially upset with a ruling that went against his team
with 9.6 seconds left and his team trailing 109-108.
he had 20 points and 16 rebounds. He’s second in the league in
double-doubles behind Orlando’s Dwight Howard, who has 37.