The Timberwolves have not been good this season. Offensively, they rank 27th overall, while defensively they rank 9th, and overall, they rank 23rd. Their record reflects their lack of offensive production as they currently sit at 3-5. It’s unlikely to get better in the meantime as star guard D’Angelo Russell is still nursing a sprained ankle after missing the last two games. Russell is the Timberwolves third-leading scorer behind KAT and Anthony Edwards, with 14.8 PPG. It is unclear if Russell will suit up for the Wolves’ Monday matchup against the Grizzlies.
Darnold was sent for further testing on his injured right shoulder, and scans revealed a scapula fracture. He is going to land on IR and