Russell 27 points Towns defeated MIN SAS to escape 7 consecutive losses
Minnesota has emerged from a gruesome seven-game losing streak.
The Minnesota Timberwolves won the 2020-2021 NBA San Antonio Spurs 96-88, held at the Minnesota Target Center on the 11th (Korean time).
The Minnesota Twins lost Carl-Anthony Towns due to a wrist injury, but Diangelo Russell exploded in the fourth quarter, scoring 27 points and five rebounds. Malik Beasley also scored 24 points.
San Antonio had Ronnie Walker with 25 points, 4 assists, and Ramakus Aldridge with 20 points and 9 rebounds, but Dermadrojan’s colon was painful 토토사이트
There was a fierce battle from the first half. The Minnesota Twins took the lead with Russell’s back-to-back three-pointers, but San Antonio balanced it with Walker’s one-man show. Then Walker scored a shower, and San Antonio had a slight advantage. Minnesota, which gave up 22 points to Walker in the first half alone, finished the second quarter with a score of 44-49.
In the third quarter, Minnesota came from behind with a three-run shot by Beasley and Russell. San Antonio then scored with Aldridge’s efforts, and Minnesota counterattacked with bench resources. So Minnesota closed the third quarter with a 66-69, narrowing the gap to three points.
In the fourth quarter, Minnesota were taken away by Patti Mills after being hit by a series of offshoots. Russell, however, persistently pursued the team, saving them from the crisis. The Minnesota Twins finally took the lead, with Juan Hernan Gomez joining the lead.
Minnesota, which was ahead, was chased by four points with a free throw by Mills with 56.9 seconds left. However, San Antonio’s ensuing attacks were well prevented, and Russell and Rubio succeeded in both free throws and sealed the match. Minnesota, which maintained a good concentration until the end, won.