Thanks to a huge night from Andrew Wiggins, the Wolves came away with a 99-95 win over the Sacramento Kings last (Friday) night at the Target Center. Wiggins finished with 32 points and perhaps more impressively 10 rebounds and six assists.
The Wolves trailed 60-40 at the half and had trouble getting going in the second game of a home-and-road back to back. However, the Wolves found a spark at the half and outscored the Knicks 30-18 in the third quarter.
The Denver Nuggets snapped a five-game home losing streak with a 111-108 overtime victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Danilo Gallinari finished with 23 points, including nine in overtime to lead the Nuggets.
The Timberwolves snapped a 14-game home losing streak with a 100-95 win over the Philadelphia 76ers Monday night. Minnesota outscored Philly 26-22 in the 4th quarter. Andrew Wiggins led the Wolves with 32 points including 11-12 from the free throw line.
The Timberwolves improved to 5-1 away from home with season with a 103-91 win at Miami Tuesday night. Minnesota outscored the Heat 41-22 in the 4th quarter. Andrew Wiggins led the Wolves with 24 points, Zach LaVine added 17 and Shabazz Muhammed added 16 points.