Age: 23 Height: 7-0 Weight: 244 lbs School: Kentucky
Former UK star Karl-Anthony Towns said any of the NBA's super teams would be no match for a squad of UK alumni. LEXINGTON, Ky. – John Calipari has never been shy about voicing big dreams for his Kentucky basketball program. But few dreams have been as audacious as his oft-stated plan to one day produce
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — James Harden was Josh Okogie's responsibility for much of Wednesday night. Even though Harden piled up 42 points, Okogie's teammates were full of praise for the Nigerian rookie. "It wasn't a good 42," Karl-Anthony Towns said. "It wasn't a 42 that he'
The Wolves will have Josh Okogie and Karl-Anthony Towns representing the team over All-Star Weekend in Charlotte. Here's a quick rundown of what to keep an eye on over the weekend. All times are CT. Wolves rookie Josh Okogie will suit up for the World team in the MTD DEW ICE Rising Stars game. The
His market rank based on start percentage among forwards for the rest of week 17 is #2, which is better than his market rank of #6. When compared to other forwards in week 18, Trevor Ariza (48.6 FP), LaMarcus Aldridge (33.6 FP), Rudy Gay (24.4 FP), Kevin Durant (78.4 FP), and Thaddeus Young (51.9 FP)
Two teams that have been tail-spinning into oblivion in their respective playoff races hope to use each other as a springboard back into contention when the Minnesota Timberwolves visit the Orlando Magic on Thursday night. Neither the Timberwolves (25-28) nor Magic (22-32) would make the playoffs if they began today, and each has a lot of ground to make up with fewer than 30 games remaining in the regular season. Minnesota won the first meeting between the two, 120-103 at home in January, with Karl-Anthony Towns (29 points, 15 rebounds), Taj Gibson (14 points, 10 rebounds) and Jeff Teague (23 points, 10 assists) all recording double-doubles.