© Jordan Johnson/NBAE through Getty Images Karl-Anthony Towns has actually suffered a wrist injury

Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns is anticipated to be out for several games after he dislocated his left wrist.

The Timberwolves had a hard time in Towns’ absence on Sunday, decreasing to the Los Angeles Lakers, with the reigning NBA champions travelling to a 127-91 triumph.

The center went through season-ending surgical treatment on his left wrist in 2019, though ESPN have actually reported this problem is in a different spot, and the Timberwolves have confirmed the 25-year-old will not require to go under the knife.

Towns sustained the injury late on in the win over the Utah Jazz.

” [Towns] has been truly helpful for us,” coach Ryan Saunders informed press reporters prior to Sunday’s defeat in Los Angeles.

” So we require other people to fill those functions and replacing Karl-Anthony Towns with one person, you do that with a synergy and same thing we always state when it pertains to safeguarding excellent gamers, do whatever as a group which’s what this group has been doing.”

Towns had been crucial to a 2-0 start for the Timberwolves, registering a total of 38 points, 23 rebounds and 10 helps.

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