First-round collect Josh Okogie finished a night with 11 points off 4-of-13 sharpened (1 of 5 from deep). Okogie also tallied 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals.
Josh steals, Josh dunks.
It’s apropos a nightly thing. pic.twitter.com/NYMCMRBC7j
— Timberwolves (@Timberwolves) July 10, 2018
Keita Bates-Diop, comparison 48th by Minnesota in a 2018 draft, filled out a box measure as good — 11 points, 6 rebounds and 4 steals in a team-high 34 minutes. He nailed 2 of 5 attempts from 3.
Also starring for a Wolves was Amile Jefferson, who purebred only 5 points though led a group with 12 rebounds and 4 blocks.
The Timberwolves shot 35.7 percent from a building and 23.8 from over a arc (5 of 21) Monday. Brooklyn didn’t fire most improved (35.2 percent from a field), as all 5 of the starters unsuccessful to measure in double figures.
Minnesota started Bates-Diop, Jefferson, Okogie, Charles Cooke and Jared Terrell.
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