Pacers fall 119-111 to Timberwolves in preseason finale

Goga Bitadze tied for the team lead with 14 points in his first action of the preseason on Tuesday night.
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The Indiana Pacers fell 119-111 to the Minnesota Timberwolves in their preseason finale on Tuesday night.

Karl-Anthony Towns had 33 points, 10 rebounds, four assists and three blocks to lead the Timberwolves.

Robert Covington added 10 points and 19 boards, and each Minnesota (2-2) starter scored at least nine points.

Domantas Sabonis had 11 points and 13 rebounds in the first half for Indiana (3-1). No other starter for the Pacers reached double-digit scoring. Doug McDermott and first-round pick Goga Bitadze, who was seeing his first action of the preseason, each scored 14 points off the bench.