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NBA roundup: Timberwolves finally beat Spurs

NBA roundup: Timberwolves finally beat Spurs

Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 points and 16 rebounds on his 22nd birthday, and the Minnesota Timberwolves stopped a 12-game losing streak to the San Antonio Spurs with a 98-86 victory on Wednesday night at Minneapolis.

With San Antonio stars Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker yet to play this season, both because of quadriceps injuries, and the Spurs on the second half of a back-to-back set of road games, this was a prime opportunity for the Timberwolves to stop the slide, and they did it despite a minimal contribution from stars Andrew Wiggins (11 points) and Jimmy Butler, who shot a combined six for 24 from the field.

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