On a day the franchise celebrated one of the greatest players in its history, the Lakers’ current players looked tired of losing.
They beat Minnesota, 130-119, in overtime Friday night at Staples Center, handing the Timberwolves their fifth loss in a row.
Jordan Clarkson set career highs in points (35) and three-pointers made (eight). He scored 10 points in the fourth quarter as the Lakers recovered from a 15-point deficit to send the game in to overtime.
Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins led all scorers with 36 points. Karl Anthony Towns scored 25 for Minnesota ,while Julius Randle added 23 points and 12 rebounds for the Lakers.
At 21-51, the Lakers are...