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Minnesota Timberwolves (16-56)


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vs. LAL
L 99-101
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@ Hou
L 110-120
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@ NO
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Davis leads Pelicans past sinking Timberwolves 110-88

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Anthony Davis had 28 points and nine rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 110-88 on Sunday.

Omer Asik had 15 points for New Orleans, which won its second straight while pulling two games behind Oklahoma City for the Western Conference's final playoff spot before the Thunder played at Phoenix later Sunday night.

Eric Gordon added 12 points for the Pelicans, who shot 57.3 percent and were never threatened after opening a double-digit lead early in the fourth quarter.

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Leaders
Points: Kevin Martin20.2
Rebounds: Gorgui Dieng8.4
Assists: Ricky Rubio8.8
FG%: Andrew Wiggins43.8%
Steals: Ricky Rubio1.73
Blocks: Gorgui Dieng1.69
Defense (Rank)
Points: 105.9 (30)
Rebounds: 43.3 (14)
Assists: 23.4 (24)
FG%: 48.5% (30)
FT%: 76.3% (26)
3P%: 36.8% (28)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 98.0 (21)
Rebounds: 41.5 (25)
Assists: 21.8 (14)
FG%: 43.8% (24)
FT%: 77.2% (9)
3P%: 33.6% (24)
Standings
Northwest Division
  W L Pct GB
Portland 47 25 .653 --
Oklahoma City 41 32 .562 6.5
Utah 32 41 .438 15.5
Denver 28 46 .378 20.0
Minnesota 16 57 .219 31.5
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
3/19/2015 Sean Kilpatrick Signed to 10-Day Contract
3/5/2015 Justin Hamilton Signed as Free Agent
3/5/2015 Glenn Robinson III Waived
2/19/2015 Kevin Garnett Traded For Thadeus Young
2/19/2015 Lorenzo Brown Signed for the Rest of the Season
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Injuries
Date Player Status
3/25/2015 Gary Neal Sprained left ankle
3/23/2015 Kevin Martin Sore hamstring
3/22/2015 Ricky Rubio Sore right ankle
3/22/2015 Kevin Garnett Sore left knee
3/19/2015 Justin Hamilton Migraine headaches
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