The Brooklyn Nets (2-4) will face off with the Minnesota Timberwolves (1-4) in Brooklyn on Tuesday night.
According to STATS:
- Minnesota owns a 29-22 (.569) record against Brooklyn all-time, the Timberwolves' best mark against any single opponent in franchise history.
- Karl-Anthony Towns scored a game-high 33 points against the Thunder. He has scored at least 30 points in back-to-back games for the first time in his career.
- Brooklyn lost at home, 99-95, Friday against Charlotte to fall to 2-4 on the season. The Timberwolves will be the Nets' first Western Conference opponent this year.
- The Nets have attempted at least 30 three-pointers in five of their six games this season. Between 2014-15 and 2015-16, the Nets attempted 30 three-pointers just four times in 164 games.
- Rondae Hollis-Jefferson recorded four steals against the Hornets, which is the most in a game by a Nets small forward since Marcus Thornton on April 8, 2014 (Thornton also had four steals).
- The Timberwolves lost on the road against the Thunder Saturday, 112-92, to fall to 0-3 in road games this season. The last time Minnesota had a longer road losing streak to start a season was 2010-11 (five straight).
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