SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry rediscovered his 3-point shooting skills after a losing streak, finishing with 29 points, Klay Thompson added 23, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 124-115 on Thursday.
Andrew Wiggins, making an All-Star game for the first time, had 19 points and five rebounds against his former team in Golden State’s 11th straight win over the Wolves at their stadium.
Karl-Anthony Towns had 31 points and 12 rebounds for Minnesota, which entered the fourth quarter trailing 97-81 but got back into the game after an early 10-0 run. Anthony Edwards scored 27 points, grabbed six rebounds and dished out as many assists.
Curry was 6-for-10 from outside the arc — 10-for-20 overall — after going 3-for-23 on 3-pointers in his last two games. In addition, he contributed eight rebounds and six assists.
D’Angelo Russell suffered a blow to the left tibia in the third quarter and did not return to the field with Minnesota, which had chained two victories and had won four of its last five commitments.
Mexican Juan Toscano-Anderson had just one assist for the Warriors.