Garnett, the face of the franchise who was reacquired in a trade from Brooklyn last week, had five points on two-for-seven shooting with eight rebounds and two blocks in 19 minutes in his first game for the Timberwolves since 2007. Kevin Martin scored 28 points for the Timberwolves, who trailed by 15 early after Garnett's stirring reintroduction.
John Wall had five points on two-for-10 shooting for the Wizards, who have lost five in a row.
at Boston 115, New York 94: Evan Turner had his first career triple-double with 10 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists and the Celtics pulled away with 20 unanswered points in the second half to extend the Knicks' losing streak to eight.
Charlotte 98, at Chicago 86: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 18 points and 12 rebounds, Mo Williams scored 17 and the Hornets ended a five-game losing streak against a Bulls team still reeling from another serious Derrick Rose injury.
at Milwaukee 104, Philadelphia 88: John Henson scored 21 points, Michael Carter-Williams had seven points and eight assists in his Milwaukee debut, and the Bucks built a big early lead against the point guard's former team.
Miami 93, at Orlando 90 (OT): Luol Deng had 21 points and the Heat improved to 3-1 since losing Chris Bosh for the season.