Timberwolves Avoid 4th Quarter Collapse
PHOENIX (AP) — Andrew Wiggins scored 25 points, Karl-Anthony Towns added 22 and the Minnesota Timberwolves rallied from a 10-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Phoenix Suns 98-85 on Friday night.
Eric Bledsoe scored 23 for the Suns, who were just back from a six-game road trip.
Minnesota used a 27-6 outburst to quickly erase the Phoenix lead and pull away, snapping a three-game losing streak.
The Timberwolves outscored Phoenix 31-10 in the fourth quarter.
The Suns committed a season-high 26 turnovers, resulting in 23 Minnesota points. Phoenix also was just 6 of 26 from 3-point range.
All five Timberwolves starters reached double figures.
Brandon Knight added 15 points for Phoenix but only two in the second half. Devin Booker scored 11.