Veteran Jimmy Butler was the Wolves' best player with an all-around performance - 15 points, 7 assists and 5 rebounds.
Although the Warriors lost, everybody did have fun there, including 2017 Finals MVP Kevin Durant, who went full Oprah-meme when he made a half-court shot that dispensed free t-shirts for 180 Chinese fans attending a Nike promotional event according to ESPN.
Klay Thompson added eight 3-pointers and 28 points, while Kevin Durant scored 22.
While speaking with the media ahead of the NBA's Global Games in China against the Timberwolves, the Golden State guard discussed the franchise's future when asked whether the Warriors were the closest thing the National Basketball Association had seen to the Bulls dynasty.
After returning home from China, the Warriors will face Sacramento at home next Friday in their final preseason game before opening the season against the Houston Rockets on October 17.
With that win, the Minnesota Timberwolves improved their preseason record so far to 2-0 which has given fans a glimpse of what may be to come this season with their reloaded roster. The Warriors don't have too much to prove in the exhibition season, but their fans would likely enjoy seeing a win or two before its over. Eastern Time start. Live televised game coverage is available on NBATV across the nation. For satellite television, these may include DISH TV's Dish Anywhere service and DirecTV's live streaming online feature. These are monthly subscription services that allow for streaming of different television channel packages. One of these is SlingTV with the "Sling Orange" package plus the "Sports Extra" package.
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