Jimmy Butler

NBA: ’Wolves dominate from the get-go

NBA: ’Wolves dominate from the get-go

Andrew Wiggins had 25 points in three quarters, Jimmy Butler finished with 21 and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised to a 127-99 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night at Minneapolis.

The Timberwolves had lost 12 times in a row at home against the Cavaliers.

Minnesota had a 56-37 advantage in rebounds and 60-42 in points in the paint.

LeBron James had only 10 points for Cleveland, which fell behind by as much as 41 points in the third quarter.

Jeff Green scored 22 points for the Cavaliers, who have lost six of their last nine games.

Kevin Love, J.R. Smith and Isaiah Thomas, three-fifths of Cleveland’s starting five, were a combined 0 for 18 from...

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