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Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns will be questionable for Friday's game against the New York Knicks after being involved in a car crash
Per the Timberwolves public relations staff on Twitter, interim head coach Ryan Saunders announced Towns was an accident Thursday while driving to airport but was able to fly to New York. He didn't take part in the team Friday morning shootaround
Towns played 11 minutes in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, scoring 11 points for Team LeBron in a 178-164 win over Team Giannis.
Minnesota's Friday will mark the first game since the All-Star break. The team enters the second half with a 27-30 record, four games behind the Los Angeles Clippers for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
Since entering the NBA prior to the 2015-16 season, Towns has been one of the league's most durable players. The 23-year-old has never missed a game in his professional career. He leads the T-Wolves with 23.1 points, 12.0 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game.