Karl-Anthony Towns scores winner late Timberwolves slip past short-handed Pelicans
Karl-Anthony Towns led the Timberwolves to a 121-120 victory over the Pelicans, finishing with 29 points, nine assists, and six rebounds.
Karl-Anthony Towns showcased his offensive prowess once again in a close game against New Orleans, pulling off a skilled move to secure a win for the Timberwolves. Despite a challenging road trip, Minnesota managed to secure victories, with Towns proving to be a standout player throughout. The Pelicans, missing key players, still put up a strong offensive performance, but the Timberwolves were able to match their shooting percentages. Towns' timely plays, including a game-winning shot and crucial assists, were instrumental in securing the win. While there are areas for improvement, the Timberwolves finished the game at the top of the Western Conference standings, demonstrating their ability to overcome challenges and emerge victorious.