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Watching two mediocre, undermanned teams grind their way to a combined 36.25% shooting, 52-foul masterpiece is probably no one’s idea of edifying basketball. But if you are a Wolves fan, it’s pretty encouraging that a game so raggedly played, so obviously stricken by the painful reality of playing five times in eight nights (with more to come!), could actually end up in the win column. In the fourth quarter, facing fatigue and  surging opponent, the Wolves managed to make enough plays to steal the game. This isn’t something we’re used to.

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