Lakers 110, Timberwolves 109
LOS ANGELES — D’Angelo Russell’s 3-pointer at the horn lifted Los Angeles to a victory over Minnesota at Staples Center.
Russell’s game-winner allowed the Lakers to win four in a row for the first time in four seasons. It also negated a 41-point performance by Minnesota’s Andrew Wiggins and 40 more by Karl-Anthony Towns.
Tyler Ennis led the Lakers with 20 points. Jordan Clarkson contributed 17, Russell had 16 and Julius Randle finished with 13 points and eight rebounds. Larry Nance Jr. added 10 points and 10 rebounds.