Timberwolves, Napier Edge Nets in Overtime
The Timberwolves got 8 points in overtime from Shabazz Napier and they went on to beat the Brooklyn Nets 122-115 Monday night at Target Center. Gorgui Dieng had 11 points and 20 rebounds playing in place of an injured Karl-Anthony Towns. Jarrett Culver added 21 points and Keita Bates-Diop chipped in 15 points for Minnesota.
The Timberwolves improve to 12-20 and will play at Milwaukee Wednesday night at 7pm, pregame on WJON at 6:30.
Andrew Wiggins, Towns, Noah Vonleh and Treveon Graham all missed Monday's game due to injury.