Minnesota Timberwolves have no plans to shut down Karl-Anthony Towns for the rest of the season

Karl-Anthony Towns
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Minnesota Timberwolves don’t intend to shut down Karl-Anthony Towns for the remainder of the season.

As confirmed by the team’s head coach, Ryan Saunders, the Wolves want Towns to suit up and finish the season once he is fit to play.

Towns has been out of action since February 10 after suffering a fractured wrist against the Toronto Raptors.

The big man of Minnesota has played in 35 games this season, averaging 26.5 points, 10.8 rebounds, 4.4 assists.