Timberwolves announce preseason schedule 06 Aug 13

 

Timberwolves Announce 2013 Preseason Schedule


Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team’s 2013 preseason schedule. The Wolves will play seven exhibition contests, including two off-site games: Wednesday, Oct 10 vs. Milwaukee at The Pentagon in Sioux Falls, SD and Sunday, Oct. 20 vs. Boston at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec. The Wolves will serve as the home team for the game in Sioux Falls and the visiting team for the contest in Montreal.
 
The fans first chance to see the Wolves at Target Center will be on Monday, Oct. 7 as they take on CSKA Moscow of the Russian Professional Basketball League at 7:00 p.m. The Wolves’ second preseason contest at Target Center will be a matchup against the Toronto Raptors on Saturday, Oct. 12.
 
Minnesota will travel to Toronto to play the Raptors on Wednesday, Oct. 9, go to Philadelphia to take on the 76ers on Wednesday, Oct. 23, and close out the preseason schedule with a visit to The Palace of Auburn Hills on Thursday, Oct. 24 to play the Pistons.
 
The on-sale date for the Target Center preseason games will be announced at a later date.
 
2013 TIMBERWOLVES PRESEASON SCHEDULE
DATE   OPPONENT                  LOCATION                         TIPOFF        
Oct. 7   CSKA Moscow          Target Center                   7:00 p.m.
Oct. 9   Toronto Raptors          Air Canada Centre               6:00 p.m.
Oct. 10   Milwaukee Bucks  The Pentagon (Sioux Falls)    7:00 p.m.
Oct. 12   Toronto Raptors    Target Center                    7:00 p.m.
Oct. 20   Boston Celtics          Bell Centre (Montreal)        5:00 p.m.
Oct. 23   Philadelphia 76ers  Wells Fargo Center         6:00 p.m.
Oct. 24   Detroit Pistons          The Palace of Auburn Hills      6:30 p.m.
 
All times Central      Bold denotes home game