Draymond Green accuses Karl-Anthony Towns of LYING after Timberwolves star claimed he takes 1,500 shots in practice every day

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  • The Inside nan NBA unit mocked Karl-Anthony Towns' latest shooting claim
  • Towns said he takes 1,500 practise shots a time aft shooting 0-8 Sunday
  • READ MORE: Travis Kelce is booed astatine Mavericks-Timberwolves Game 3

By Emily Selleck

Published: 09:29 EDT, 27 May 2024 | Updated: 09:42 EDT, 27 May 2024

Karl-Anthony Towns was mocked by nan Inside the NBA unit aft nan Timberwolves prima changeable 0 for 8 during Minnesota's 3rd consecutive nonaccomplishment to the Dallas Mavericks successful nan Western Conference Finals.

While speaking to reporters Sunday night, Towns claimed he's been 'putting up to 1,500 shots a day' successful practise. 

'[I] changeable truthful good each playoffs, assurance highly high, and to beryllium having these unfortunate balances and these [shots] that are conscionable not going in, it's tough,' he went on. 

'Confidence-wise, I conscionable gotta support shooting.' 

Golden State Warriors forward, Draymond Green, who joined TNT's NBA Playoffs sum this season, was nan first to propose nan 28-year-old was lying. 

The Inside nan NBA unit claimed Karl-Anthony Towns lied astir taking 1,500 practise shots

. 'To beryllium having these unfortunate balances ... it's tough,' he admitted while talking to reporters

'You cognize what headdress is?' Green asked his co-hosts, referencing nan slang word for lying. 'KAT capping,' he added. 

Hall of Famer Charles Barkley besides branded Towns a liar, appearing shocked that immoderate subordinate was tin of putting up 1,500 shots successful a azygous day.

Meanwhile, Kenny Smith offered his return from nan position of a erstwhile constituent guard. 

'I ne'er took shots, I did makes,' he explained. 

'So, to make 300 successful a time takes astir 30-40, astir 45 minutes. So if you're taking 1500, it's gonna beryllium taking you complete 2 and a half hours, and you're already practicing astatine shootaround, truthful it's cap.' 

Towns changeable 0 for 8 during nan Timberwolves' Game 3 nonaccomplishment to nan Dallas Mavericks 

Minnesota is now down 0-3 successful nan Western Conference Finals aft their 116-107 nonaccomplishment Sunday

The Timberwolves are now down 0-3 successful nan series following their 116-107 nonaccomplishment successful Game 3.

No squad successful NBA playoff history has rallied from 3-0 down. Game 4 is Tuesday nighttime successful Dallas. 

Texas autochthonal Patrick Mahomes was connected manus to support nan Mavs while sitting courtside astatine Game 3, and was joined by his teammate, Travis Kelce. 

However, nan Chiefs tight extremity sewage a frosty reception from nan crowd, who booed whenever he was shown connected screen.

'Atmosphere was crazy tonight! [fire emojis] Go @dallasmavs!!!!!!' Kelce tweeted aft nan game. 

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