Timberwolves Top Rockets, Brewer Scores 51
MINNEAPOLIS – Corey Brewer became the fifth player this year to score 50+ points in a game, leading the Timberwolves to a 112-110 win over the Rockets.
Rookie Gorgui Dieng gave Minnesota the win by hitting a short jumper with under 5 seconds left to play. Dieng finished with 12 points and 20 rebounds in the contest.
James Harden led the Rockets with 33 points and almost came up with a triple-double in the action.
The Timberwolves will travel to take on the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. CT.