Timberwolves Defeat Grizzlies
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Shabazz Muhammad scored 25 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves snapped the Memphis Grizzlies' four-game winning streak with a 106-101 victory on Saturday night.
Ricky Rubio had 15 points, 12 assists and six rebounds and Andrew Wiggins scored 19 points for the Timberwolves, who beat a team with a winning record for the first time since Nov. 25. Minnesota improved to just 7-17 at home this season.
Mario Chalmers scored 19 points for the banged-up Grizzlies. Marc Gasol played through pain and finished with 17 points in 32 minutes. The Grizzlies had the ball down one with 35 seconds to play but were whistled for a 5-second call on the inbound.