Timberwolves to Host Open Scrimmage at Target Center Wednesday, July 9

Shabazz Muhammad at 2013 Summer League

The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team will host an open scrimmage at Target Center on July 9 at 7 p.m. This free event is open to the general public and features the Wolves 2014 NBA Summer League roster, giving fans a first look at 2014 draft picks Zach LaVine and Glenn Robinson III. Following the scrimmage, Timberwolves members will have access to an exclusive autograph session with the entire team.

Wednesday’s scrimmage is open to members of the media and is part of the Wolves’ five-day Summer League minicamp. Details on the camp, including media availability times and Minnesota’s entire Summer League roster, will be released shortly.

For more information on the scrimmage and details on how to become a member to gain access to the exclusive autograph session, fans can contact a Wolves membership sales representative at 612-673-1234.

The Samsung NBA Summer League 2014, held July 11-21 in Las Vegas, features 24 teams -- 23 NBA teams and a team of NBA Development League select players -- competing in a 67-game schedule from July 11-21 at the Thomas & Mack Center and COX Pavilion on the campus of University of Nevada Las Vegas. The Wolves begin their Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 slate with a contest against Dallas on July 12 at the Thomas & Mack Center.

The entire Timberwolves preliminary round schedule is as follows:

DATE                           OPPONENT                  LOCATION                               TIP (CDT)

July 12                          Dallas Mavericks           Thomas & Mack Center              5:30 p.m.

July 13                          Washington Wizards      Thomas & Mack Center              9:30 p.m.

July 15                          Chicago Bulls                Thomas & Mack Center              3:30 p.m.