Grizzlies Claw Past Wolves With Fourth Quarter Run
Ricky Rubio was one assist shy of a triple double but the Wolves fell to Memphis 99-86 at Target Center Saturday night. The Timberwolves are 26-46 with 10 games left in the season.
Minnesota led 50-45 at the half and 67-65 through three, but the Grizzlies outscored the Wolves 34-19 in the fourth quarter. Memphis went on a 12-0 run at one point early in the fourth.
Rubio scored 23 points with ten rebounds and nine assists to lead Minnesota, and Derrick Williams contributed 19. Marc Gasol led Memphis with 21 in the win.
The Wolves host Boston on Monday night.