Curry sizzles late as Warriors drub Timberwolves Curry sizzles late as Warriors drub Timberwolves
The Warriors bounce back from an upset loss as Steph Curry erupts for 22 points in the 3rd quarter Published 10:57 AM, March 20,... Curry sizzles late as Warriors drub Timberwolves

Curry sizzles late as Warriors drub Timberwolves

The Warriors bounce back from an upset loss as Steph Curry erupts for 22 points in the 3rd quarter

Published 10:57 AM, March 20, 2019

Updated 10:57 AM, March 20, 2019

ON FIRE. Steph Curry records at least 300 triples in a season for the third time. Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

MANILA, Philippines – Just a day after an upset loss to the San Antonio Spurs, the Golden State Warriors bounced back with a 117-107 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves in the NBA on Tuesday, March 19 (Wednesday, March 20, Manila time).

Steph Curry unleashed 36 points, including 8 three-pointers, on top of 5 assists and 3 rebounds as the defendings champions – who had secured the first playoff berth in the Western Conference – hiked their record to 48-22.

The Timberwolves fought hard, tying the game at 61 before Curry took over as the two-time league MVP knocked in 22 points in the 3rd quarter, including 14 straight to close the period that gave the Warriors a 91-75 advantage.

Klay Thompson added 28 points and Jonas Jerebko also scored 18 for the Warriors.

Kevin Durant, who played his first game back from injury against the Spurs, finished with 17 points and Draymond Green tallied 10 rebounds and 9 assists for the Warriors.

Karl-Anthony Towns had a huge double-double effort of 26 points and 21 rebounds to pace the Timberwolves, whose playoff hopes have started to fade as they remained 10th in the West with a 32-39 slate.

Andrew Wiggins chipped in 20 points and Josh Okogie scored 19 for the Timberwolves.

– Rappler.com

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