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Karl-Anthony Towns (rest) is out for Sunday night's game against the Chicago Bulls.
Towns will be rested on Sunday ahead of the team's imminent playoff run. He has been one of the best players in all of fantasy this season, and fantasy managers can look for Naz Reid and Jarred Vanderbilt to see additional minutes in his absence.
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 21 points (7-18 FG, 4-7 3PT, 3-5 FT) to go along with 13 rebounds and three assists on Thursday against the Spurs.
KAT posted his third straight double-double with at least 20 points in each of those games. Minnesota has one more game in the regular season on Sunday against the Bulls before hosting the Clippers in the play-in.
Karl-Anthony Towns notched 26 points (10-24 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 4-5 FT), 10 rebounds, four assists and two blocks over 35 minutes in the Timberwolves’ 132-114 loss to the Wizards Tuesday.
Towns produced his second straight game with 25+ points and 10+ rebounds — and overall third double-double in his past four games — albeit in a losing effort. The former #1 overall pick has enjoyed a great season that has resulted in the Timberwolves’ first playoff berth since 2018, and he will look to carry that momentum into Thursday’s game versus the Spurs.
Karl-Anthony Towns notched 28 points (12-16 FG, 3-5 FT), 11 rebounds, five assists and one steal over 35 minutes in the Timberwolves’ 139-122 win against the Rockets Sunday.
Towns contributed in a big way during Sunday's must-win game, finishing second in scoring for the Timberwolves and leading the team in rebounds -- accomplishing his second double-double over three games in the process. The Kentucky product should carry his elite production into Tuesday's game against the Wizards.
Karl-Anthony Towns provided 32 points (11-18 FG, 4-7 3Pt, 6-6 FT), nine rebounds, one steal and two blocks over 31 minutes of play in the Timberwolves’ 136-130 win against the Nuggets.
Towns was able to get back on track in the scoring department after failing to reach 20 points in his previous two games. With the Timberwolves continuing their push for the sixth seed, fantasy managers should expect the former #1 overall pick to put up large output performances for the rest of the season.