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Continued: Wolves hold on to beat Sacramento

  • Article by: JERRY ZGODA , Star Tribune
  • Last update: March 18, 2014 - 1:25 AM

The little-used Hummel played all of his 10 minutes in a valuable fourth-quarter stretch in which he scored six points and provided defense at the power-forward spot against both Rudy Gay and Williams.

The former Timberwolf followed January’s 16-point game at Target Center with 26 points and 11 rebounds Sunday.

“He seems to play really well in Target Center now, not that he was bad before,” Hummel said with a smile. “But he’s really stepped his play up as of late in the last two meetings here.”

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