Timberwolves guardant Karl Anthony Towns is feeling overmuch amended aft a travel to the hospital, according to his woman Jordyn Woods.
Towns — who signed a $224 cardinal super-max extension successful July — missed the team’s media time past Monday owed to a non-COVID illness.
Woods took to her Instagram communicative connected Sunday to stock that Towns is connected the mend. The exemplary shared that she transported the All-Star guardant to a infirmary successful Minnesota aft the 2 celebrated her 25th day successful Los Angeles past week.
“On FaceTime yesterday,” Woods wrote implicit a smiling photograph of Towns, who was pictured successful a car. “Happy he’s yet feeling better.. I had to instrumentality him to the infirmary erstwhile we got to Minnesota close aft my birthday.. what a week.. excited to spot what you bash this play @karltowns.”
Woods, who turned 25 connected Sept. 23, celebrated her day with Towns and friends successful a “backyard wonderland” party, arsenic seen successful photos she shared to Instagram. Towns talented Woods with a vow to money 2 businesses that she “wants to start.”
It’s unclear precisely what unwellness sent Towns to the infirmary and caused him to miss the Timberwolves’ media time past week.
Coach Chris Finch said Saturday that the squad hopes Towns volition beryllium backmost doing “low-level” hoops activities this week.
Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly said Towns’ unwellness isn’t expected to impact his availability for grooming camp.
In 74 appearances past season, Towns averaged 24.6 points, 9.8 rebounds, 3.6 assists, 1.1 blocks and 1.0 steals successful 33.5 minutes per game.
The Timberwolves unfastened their 2022-23 play Oct. 19 astatine Target Center against the Oklahoma City Thunder.