Timberwolves-Grizzlies playoff series to open Saturday afternoon

The Minnesota Timberwolves are returning to the NBA Playoffs. The Wolves beat the LA Clippers 109-104 in Game 1 of the Meta Quest NBA Play-In Tournament and have clinched a trip to the playoffs. The Wolves will face #2 seed Memphis Grizzlies in a seven-game playoff series. The first game is Saturday in Memphis.

“This is for our fans. They have been loud, they have been loyal, and they have created an incredible homecourt advantage for our team,” said Timberwolves and Lynx CEO Ethan Casson. “Following one of our most successful and historic seasons in franchise history, we are ready for NBA playoff basketball to return to Target Center.”

#2 Memphis vs. #7 Minnesota

Sat 4/16 Minnesota Memphis 1 2:30PM ESPN
Tue 4/19 Minnesota Memphis 2 TBD TBD
Thu 4/21 Memphis Minnesota 3 6:30PM TNT
Sat 4/23 Memphis Minnesota 4 TBD ESPN
Tue 4/26 Minnesota Memphis 5* TBD TBD
Fri 4/29 Memphis Minnesota 6* TBD TBD
Sun 5/1 Minnesota Memphis 7* TBD TBD