Timberwolves 119, Lakers 104
MINNEAPOLIS — Ricky Rubio scored a career-high 33 points and added 10 assists, and Karl-Anthony Towns contributed 32 points as road-weary Minnesota returned home and recorded a victory against Los Angeles.
Andrew Wiggins added 27 points for Minnesota, which won for the seventh time in its past 10 home games. Gorgui Dieng finished with 11 points, a season-high 15 rebounds and six assists for the Timberwolves, who exceeded last season’s win total with No. 30.
Jordan Clarkson led the Lakers with 18 points, and Julius Randle added 12 points and 13 rebounds. D’Angelo Russell was held to 14 points on 4-of-14 shooting as the Lakers lost for the 17th time in 19 games.