The Timberwolves lost to the Jazz 97-121 in today's game. After the game, the Timberwolves center Karl Anthony Downes was interviewed.
"We're letting them in," said Downs. "They've shot 60 percent from the field. This clearly shows that you let them play very well. Tonight, we've done a lot of fine things."
Downs played 36 minutes and scored 20 points, 7 rebounds and 2 assists.
In this game, Timberwolves point NBA Live Coins guard Jeff Teague missed the sore knee in his right knee. So far this season, Teague has averaged 7 assists and 13.8 points per game.
Recently, Teague mentioned some fatigue problems in an interview. Tay Jones – instead of Teague's starting, received 15 points and 4 assists.
"I don't want to use that as an excuse," said Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau after the game. "I was disappointed tonight, but we also played in the absence of Jimmy (Butler), so when When one of your players falls like that, you must be able to continue playing. Your only chance to win is high intensity, so when you lose another player, you can't think like this: 'It's okay, we're okay, It's okay.' No, you have to compete every turn, until we understand that every night's game becomes very difficult."
"We must learn from this loss," said Jones. "At this stage of the season, we cannot play this kind of performance. We can't fail to play that kind of game strength."