Minnesota Timberwolves suffer epic collapse to blow 26-point lead at home to Memphis Grizzlies

"We in Minnesota now," a cocky Karl-Anthony Towns was heard saying on the bench.

"Like I said after [Game 2] to the media: 'Cool, we got to come back to our house now. I only seen them at their house.'"

At the time, his Minnesota Timberwolves held a 17-point lead over the Memphis Grizzlies as Game 3 neared the end of the first half, 

The Timberwolves' lead shrunk to as little as seven before the half was over, before they managed to open up a 25-point advantage in the third quarter.

What happened next, however, was branded "embarrassing for basketball" by Charles Barkley on the NBA on TNT broadcast.

The Timberwolves were outscored 37-12 in the fourth quarter -- including a remarkable 26-2 run -- and eventually ended up losing 

Towns, the Timberwolves' franchise star, finished with a paltry eight points, five rebounds and one assist in 33 minutes of action. More surprising, though, was Towns taking a meager four shots the entire game.

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