Wolves Impress In Preseason Opener
Written By Associated Press
TIMBERWOLVES 117, PELICANS 114
D’Angelo Russell scored 19 points as Minnesota held on at home. Karl-Anthony Towns added 15 points, seven rebounds and four assists.
Anthony Edwards, last season’s runner-up for Rookie of the Year, chipped in 10 points.
Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 22 points and rookie Trey Murphy III made six 3-points and added 21.
Brandon Ingram had 14 for the Pelicans, who are without Zion Williamson as he recovers from a broken bone in his foot.