Player of the game: Swingman Andrew Wiggins scored a game-high 32 points to go with 10 rebounds and six assists to lead Minnesota to a 99-95 victory over the Kings on Friday night at Target Center, ending Sacramento’s winning streak at three.
Turning point: Wiggins gave the Timberwolves a 91-90 lead with 2:03 left in the game on a drive to the rim. He scored eight of Minnesota’s final 12 points.
X-factor: Minnesota outrebounded the Kings 49-31. That helped Minnesota to a 16-7 advantage in second-chance points.
Records: Kings 10-16, Timberwolves 10-16
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Key injuries: Willie Cauley-Stein (dislocated finger) remains out for the Kings.