IMPACT PLAYER: Karl-Anthony Towns, Wolves

The center bounced back from a foul-impaired, two-point effort against the Pelicans on Wednesday to score 31 points on 11-for-18 shooting with 12 rebounds, two assists and three blocks.

BY THE NUMBERS

34-20 Scoring advantage for the Wolves in the third quarter, boosting a 59-49 halftime advantage to 93-69 entering the fourth quarter.

48-31 Rebound advantage for the Wolves.

54 Percent shooting for the Wolves (43-for-79) compared to 47 percent for the Mavericks (40-for-86).

23 Points for Andrew Wiggins in an efficient 9-for-14 shooting night.