The Timberwolves host the Houston Rockets Monday night at Target Center (6:30, WJON).

The Wolves are coming off of a loss against Portland Saturday at Target Center that dropped their record to 24-27 on the season and put them six games out of a playoff spot.

Houston is currently the fifth seed in the West with a 34-17 record on the season. The Rockets have won five games in a row entering tonight’s contest.