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Williams’ 18 points propel Raptors past Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS - Lou Williams led a balanced attack with 18 points as visiting Toronto used multiple runs to continue its dominance over Minnesota with a 113-99 victory on Wednesday.

MINNEAPOLIS – Lou Williams led a balanced attack with 18 points as visiting Toronto used multiple runs to continue its dominance over Minnesota with a 113-99 victory on Wednesday.
Andrew Wiggins scored 25 points for the Timberwolves, who have lost five straight and 12 of 14 games. Zach LaVine added 22 points on 10 of 17 shooting and Chase Budinger added 19 off the bench.
Toronto 31 29 26 27 - 113
Minnesota 27 19 23 30 - 99
TORONTO (113)
DeRozan 6-12 4-5 17, Vasquez 5-6 0-0 14, Ross 6-11 2-2 16, A.Johnson 3-7 0-0 8, Valanciunas 7-9 1-2 15, Hansbrough 3-3 4-7 10, L.Williams 6-13 3-3 18, Patterson 0-4 0-0 0, Ja.Johnson 5-7 2-4 13, Stiemsma 0-1 0-0 0, Fields 0-1 0-0 0, Caboclo 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 42-76 16-23 113.
MINNESOTA (99)
Wiggins 8-20 9-10 25, Lavine 10-17 1-1 22, Ju.Hamilton 6-8 1-3 13, Payne 1-4 0-2 2, L.Brown 3-5 0-0 7, Budinger 8-15 1-3 19, Hummel 1-3 0-0 3, Bennett 4-5 0-0 8. Totals 41-77 12-19 99.
3-Point Goals: Toronto 13-30 (Vasquez 4-5, L.Williams 3-9, A.Johnson 2-4, Ross 2-5, DeRozan 1-1, Ja.Johnson 1-2, Patterson 0-4), Minnesota 5-14 (Budinger 2-4, L.Brown 1-2, Hummel 1-2, Lavine 1-4, Bennett 0-1, Wiggins 0-1). Fouled out: None. Rebounds: Toronto 46 (Hansbrough 11), Minnesota 38 (Lavine 7). Assists: Toronto 25 (A.Johnson, Patterson 6), Minnesota 21 (Wiggins, L.Brown 5). Total Fouls: Toronto 18 (Vasquez 4), Minnesota 14 (Payne 3). A-12,699.

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