SN Staff With the NBA season tipping off soon, we're taking a deep dive into every team. Here are our top three storylines for the 2017-18 San Antonio Spurs, along with an invitation for you to weigh in on how each will play out: The Spurs will open the season at home Oct. 18 vs. the Minnesota Timberwolves (9:30 p.m. ET on ESPN). --Paul Saldaña
Georges-Hunt has officially made the Timberwolves' final roster. It was reported last week that Georges-Hunt was a favorite to earn one of the final spots on the roster, which has now been confirmed with the release of the team's opening-night roster. Georges-Hunt will mostly just serve as emergency depth on the wing as a three-and-D type of player, which means he won't be a candidate to select in the majority of fantasy drafts.
Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced the team’s 2017-18 Opening Night roster. The Wolves finalized their roster on Saturday, October 14 by waiving Amile Jefferson, Melo Trimble and Shawne Williams. The Wolves open their 29th season of basketball on Wednesday, October 18 at the San Antonio Spurs at 8:30 pm CT. Opening night will be broadcast on ESPN, Fox Sports North and the radio home of the Wolves, 830 WCCO. The team’s home opener is Friday, October 20 vs. the Utah Jazz. Minnesota’s full 2017-18 Opening Night roster is below.