The Timberwolves lost 104-85 in Los Angeles to the Lakers Wednesday night.  Michael Beasley and Martell Webster each scored 14 points for the Wolves and Derrick Williams had 10 points and 7 rebounds.  Kevin Love did not play due to flu-like symptoms.  Kobe Bryant led the Lakers with 31 points while wearing a mask to protect his broken nose.

The Wolves are 18-18 and will play at Phoenix at 8pm tonight, pregame on WJON at 7:30.