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Valanciunas leads Grizzlies past Timberwolves 120-108

Karl-Anthony Towns led the Timberwolves with 30 points and 16 rebounds
Credit: AP
Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns (32) fouls Memphis Grizzlies' Jonas Valanciunas (17) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, April 2, 2021, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Jonas Valanciunas had 19 points and 11 rebounds, eight Grizzlies scored in double-figures and Memphis used a second-half burst for a 120-108 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. 

Grayson Allen added 15 points for Memphis, and De’Anthony Melton keyed the second-half rally with 14 points, going 4 of 6 from 3-point range in the game. 

Karl-Anthony Towns led the Timberwolves with 30 points and 16 rebounds, while rookie Anthony Edwards added 22 points and six assists, while shooting 9 of 14 from the field. Minnesota went about five minutes without scoring in the third, and Memphis led 92-84 after closing the quarter with a 12-3 rally.