MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Timberwolves and the 76ers were among two of the NBA worst three teams last season.

Sixers coach Brett Brown was asked before the game if he thought the squads were in similar stage of their rebuilding projects. The Timberwolves are 6-8 after defeating the Sixers, 100-95, at the Target Center. The Sixers dropped 0-15.

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