Where: Staples Center.
On the air: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1220.
Records: Clippers 51-26, Timberwolves 29-47.
Record vs. Timberwolves: 3-0.
Update: The Clippers give up 94.8 points per game, the fourth-stingiest defense in the NBA. They average 9.7 steals per game, tops in the league. The Timberwolves give up 97.9 points per game to rank 15th in the NBA. Timberwolves forward Kevin Love will have surgery on his left knee this week and will be out for the rest of the season.
— Broderick Turner