IMPACT PLAYER: Taj Gibson, Wolves
The veteran forward and former USC standout scored 23 points on 11-for-13 shooting, including 5-for-5 in the fourth quarter. He also grabbed nine rebounds and hit his first three-pointer since Dec. 1.
BY THE NUMBERS
69.6 The Wolves’ fourth-quarter shooting percentage, when they hit 16 of 23 shots on their way to a 38-point quarter.
31 Points for Lakers rookie Kyle Kuzma, who shot 6-for-11 from three-point range.
18 Second-half points for Karl-Anthony Towns, who finished with another double (21 points, 10 rebounds).