Three games on TNT, three games on ESPN, and eight games on NBA TV. The Minnesota Timberwolves will be very much able to showcase their talents to the rest of the United States, aside from going on road games of course.
The Timberwolves will open up their NBA season at home against rookie forward Thomas Robinson and the Sacramento Kings.
As a Christmas present on the night after Christmas Day, the Minnesotans will be able to witness Jeremy Lin play against Ricky Rubio as the Houston Rockets take a visit to the Twin Cities.
The Timberwolves will take part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. festivities on the road in Atlanta, Georgia where they will be taking on the new look Atlanta Hawks.
On November 23, Brandon Roy will make his return to the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon as the T-Wolves will take on LaMarcus Aldridge and the Portland Trail Blazers for the first time in the season.
From January 30 to February 6, the Timberwolves will be hosts at Target Center to top NBA teams and teams that can challenge them very well. The Timberwolves will start off the week-long home stretch against the Los Angeles Clippers, followed by the Los Angeles Lakers, New Orleans Hornets, Portland Trail Blazers, San Antonio Spurs, and finish off against the New York Knicks.
Here is a list of games that the Timberwolves will be shown on national television:
- @ Toronto Raptors (November 4)
- @ Brooklyn Nets (November 5)
- @ Los Angeles Clippers (November 28)
- vs New Orleans Hornets (February 2)
- @ Portland Trail Blazers (March 2)
- vs Miami Heat (March 4)
- vs Dallas Mavericks (March 10)
- @ Houston Rockets (March 15)
- vs Oklahoma City Thunder (December 20)
- vs Los Angeles Clippers (January 17)
- @ Los Angeles Lakers (February 28)
- vs Los Angeles Lakers (February 1)
- vs San Antonio Spurs (February 6)
- @ Oklahoma City Thunder (February 22)
Sidenote: For those Kevin Garnett fans in Minnesota, like myself, the Boston Celtics will take on the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center on April 1st.
For further information on the 2012-2013 NBA Regular Season Schedule of the Minnesota Timberwolves click HERE