Los The Minnesota Timberwolves are still alive in their tie against the Denver Nuggets in the playoffs of the NBA. The team that plays in Minneapolis won 114-108 and still has a chance to qualify.
The Timberwolves arrived in a desperate situation since they had just lost the last three games, but thanks to Anthony Edwards, who scored 34 points, they managed to stay in the series.
The player made 12 of 27 field goals in what was his third consecutive game scoring more than 30 points.
Edwards followed, Mike Conley had 19 points and eight assists while Karl Anthony Towns had 17 points and 11 rebounds.
On the other hand, for the Nuggets, Nikola Jokic had a great game and scored 43 points and had 11 rebounds and six assists followed by Jamal Murray with 19 points.
Minnesota led 96-84 with 2:37 left in the game, but the Nuggets forced overtime on a 12-0 run to end regulation. However, in overtime, Nickeil Alexander-Wlaker hit back-to-back 3-pointers to give the Timberwolves a 107-102 lead, and with 11 seconds left, Edwards closed out the game with another 3-pointer.
With this mentioned, the Nuggets will have to play a fifth game against the Timberwolves that will be played this Tuesday.
Knicks 102-93 Cavaliers
Warriors 126-125 Kings
Hawks 121-129 Celtics
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