The Timberwolves defeated the Pistons, 111-101. Karl-Anthony Towns recorded 22 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists for the Timberwolves, while Anthony Edwards, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft out of the University of Georgia, added 15 points, four rebounds and four assists in the victory. Blake Griffin tallied 15 points, seven rebounds and two assists for the Pistons in the losing effort. The Timberwolves improve to 1-0 on the season, while the Pistons fall to 0-1.